Educational Rural Camp by Social Work Students at Rayanallur Village


RAYANALLUR: The ten day educational rural camp organised by the Department of Social Work, Central University of Tamilnadu in association with the District Child Protection Unit Thiruvarur district was inagurated at Rayanallur Panchayat Union Primary School on 12th December 2018.

The Rural camp was inagurated by the Camp Director and the Head of the Department of Social Work, Central University of Tamilnadu, Dr.Sigamani P and was presided over by Mr. P. Selvaraj, District Child Protection Officer. Mr.Susai Ratnam, Block Education Secretary, Mrs.Sangeetha, Child Welfare Committee member, Mrs.Bharatimahadevi, Headmistress of Panchayat Union Primary School,Mrs.Lalitha, School management committee member were also present at the function held on Wednesday. Study materials were distributed to the School children as part of relief work during the function.

The camp team consists of 18 First year Master of Social Work students and faculty coordinators Dr.P Udhaya Kumar,Dr.Chitra K P, Mr Rubavel.M and Mr Prabhu Arulnathan. The rural camp team will engage in community visits, cyclone impact assessment, psycho-social and health interventions, awareness programmes and relief activities during the camp with special focus on the welfare of disaster affected children in the village.