Social Action, Thrissur [SANTHWANAM]

Reg. No 691/97
Papal Tower, S.T. Nagar, Thrissur-680 001
Ph: 0487- 2445580
Email: santhwanamtcr@gmail.com
Web: www.santhwanamtcr.com

Social Action known as “Santhwanam” is the secretariat for the social apostolate of the Archdiocese of Trichur established by Mar. Joseph Kundukulam, Bishop of Thrissur in 1997. Santhwanam constructed 7692 houses for the homeless under different scheme in collaboration with Social Centre Housing- A sister organization of Social Action.

INFRASTRUCTURE FACILITIES
• Santhwanam Central administration office @ Thrissur
• Santhwanam Nonresidential Training Hall [Capacity for 60 persons]

AWARDS
• Prakirthi Mithra - Social forestry in 2015

CORE COMPETENCY
• Social Housing
• Community organization
• Family Development

ACCREDITATIONS
• To KSBCDC in 2010
• To Ministry of textiles, Govt. of India in 2011

OPERATIONAL AREA
Thrissur & Malapuram Districts
[74 Grama Panchayaths ,
04 Municipalities &
Thrissur Corporation].
Total partner families: 100427
Christians 93671
SC/ST 6756

REGISTRATIONS
FCRA
12A
PAN
TAN

DSSS POLICIES
• HR
• Gender
• Finance

CBO PROMOTED
SHGs 589
Credit unions 60
JLGs 40
Farmer’s clubs 21
Children’s clubs 32
Staff Strength: 8
[3 Professional & 1 Technical]
Volunteers: 1750