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‘UNARVU’ 2017 One-day Medical camp at G.H.S.S. Poonkunnam on 21st July, 2017

Community extension programmes are integral part of Social work activities. These activities are intended to helping and shaping the communities based on their socio-economic and cultural needs.

 

The Department of Social work organized one-day medical camp in association with Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur at G.H.S.S. Poonkunnam on 21st July, 2017.  A medical team including 5 doctors and 2 nurses were led the medical camp. Doctors were consulted with students. Blood group identification, Body Mass Index calculation, medicine distribution were also organized as part of medical camp.  

Ms. Lalithambika, Division Councillor of Poonkunnam inaugurating ‘UNARVU-2017 One-day medical camp’ on 21st June, 2017 at Government Higher Secondary School Pookunnam, Thrissur.

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One week observation on “International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking” 26 -29 Jun 17

The ‘International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking’ is a United Nations International Day against drug abuse and the illegal drug trade. It is observed annually on 26 June, since 1988.  The aims is to increase support for prevention of drug use that is based on science and is thus an effective investment in the well-being of children and youth, their families and their communities. The theme for 2017 is: "Listen First - Listening to children and youth is the first step to help them grow healthy and safe". It is an initiative to increase support for prevention of drug use that is based on science and is thus an effective investment in the well-being of children and youth, their families and their communities.

Department of Social work observed “International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking” from 26th June to 29th June 2017.  Department of Social work organized various awareness programmes such as; Exhibition, Leaf-let distribution, Street play, Theme dance and Mono act in collaboration with Mental Health Centre, Thrissur and Central Prison Viyyur, Thrissur.

Mr. O.J. Thomas (Senior Welfare officer), Ms. Saji Simon (Welfare officer) Centarl Prison, Viyyur and Ms. Seema Sunny, Head of the department of Social Work are attending the programme on 26th June 2017

Social work students performing Theme dance at Central Prison, Viyyur on 26th June 2017

Social work students performing Theme dance at Central Prison, Viyyur on 26th June 2017

Social work students performing Street Play at Palocaren Square, St. Thomas’ College (Autonomous), Thrissur on 28th June 2017

Social work students performing Theme dance at Palocaren Square, St. Thomas’ College (Autonomous), Thrissur on 28th June 2017

National Seminar on Social Work Interventions in Correctional Setting on 10th March, 2017

Oruma 2017, SWAAST Meeting

Social Work Alumni Association of St.Thomas' (SWAAST)  has organized ORUMA'17 : An alumni gathering on 26th January 2017. The programme was presided by Fr. Baiju Chakkery, Vice Principal & HOD and inaugurated by Dr. Jenson P O, Principal, St.Thomas' College (Autonomous), Thrissur. Around 40 alumni were participated in the programme