Securing rights, health and development for a just society

Programmes at a glance

Health and Medical

  • HIV prevention and care – children, women and men at risk, sex workers, sexual minorities (LGTB)
  • Leprosy and tuberculosis – disability prevention, detection, treatment and referral
  • Ward, out patient facilities and referral - HIV, leprosy, and TB
  • Village follow up, mainstreaming disability

Children

  • Promoting child rights and education through Tribal and Dalit children’s groups
  • Facilitating child focused community development through people’s groups
  • Supporting families with HIV positive children through positive women’s networks

Women’s development

  • Assisting local and district level women’s federations of mainly Dalit women.
  • Preventing violence against women, sex selected abortion and early marriage.
  • Supporting economic development and credit mobilization for micro-enterprise.

Community participation

Arogya Agam’s major strategy is to encourage and support community participation through community volunteers and people’s organisations.

  • Women’s federations
  • HIV positive associations
  • Children’s federations
  • Arunthathiyar advisory group
  • Palliar tribal village committees
  • Transgendered people
  • Women in prostitution

Aundipatty - 625 512,
Theni District, Tamil Nadu. South India

+91 98421 42306