FAMILY IN ACTION

Family In Action has for 20 years focused on improving the quality of life of the underprivileged, disadvantaged & needy.

  • mediated help for renovations, and enhancing the quality of life in institutions such as Homes of Aged, Orphanages, schools, hospitals etc.
  • trained people & staffs of such institutions
  • provided counseling & participated in rehabilitation programs
  • given workshops & seminars
  • spent many hours conducting value education programs
  • conducted years of socialization workshops for with children with cancer
  • participated in disaster relief programs, such as Tsunami 2004, Lathur Earthquakes

PAST PROJECTS

Over the years we have been associated with many projects, many are still very dear to our heart though we have moved to other cities and so our direct involved is no longer the same. Below is small overview of some of the main projects we have worked with

Remand Homes in Mumbai, 1994-1997:

David Sassoon, Asha Sadan, Mankurdh Home where we assisted in Rehabilitation Programs for the inmates.

WIA cancer hospital in Chennai 1998-2006:

Breast Cancer Patient Counseling at the Breast OP

8 years of bi-weekly socialization workshops for the children’s ward

EMMANUEL SCHOOL CHENNAI 2002-2006:

  • Socialization and English Classes to school children
  • Incubator for new born under-weight babies
  • Sterilizer for baby bottles and utensils for new born section
  • Toys for the children
  • Books for library

IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY ORPHANAGE ARYIANKUPPAM PONDICHERRY 2005-2008:

We conduct seminars for Corporate, Educational Institutions, Parenting, Teaching, for Students etc

  • Provided 125 KVA generator for the school
  • Provided home theater for orphan & residential poor children
  • Sanitary kit & toys
  • Socialization and English Classes to school children

VOICE OF THE DEAF CHENNAI, 1998-2006:

  • Assisted in training of young deaf adults
  • Participated in workshops for young deaf adults

MOTHER THERESA HOME FOR THE DESTITUTE, HYDERABAD, SINCE 2008:

Mediated donations of:

  • Medicine
  • Sarees
  • Vessels & Utensils
  • House dresses
  • Fruits

DISASTER RELIEF TSUNAMI - DEC 26. 2004,

From day one we were able to help with the relief work. Most urgent need is to get the engines cleaned. Through the help of others we were able to provide Kerosene, Diesel & Engine Oil for the repairs of boat engines.

  • Donating of nets & boats
  • Distribution of school furniture
  • Participated in Emotional healing programs in Cuddulore
  • Donated generator & Home Theatre
  • Children’s Day activities

CARE AND LOVE ORPHANAGE, IN HYDERABAD (SINCE 2008)

We have found that some institutions are in need of raising their infrastructure, as well as the quality of life of their inmates and need training to run their institutions in a more professional manner and with greater transparency. We operate as mediators in facilitating needed improvements and offer training and counseling. We invite you to click here and have a look and the transformation of this institution through the help of many well wishers.

FINS HOME OF THE AGED CHENNAI (SINCE 1998)

Friends In Needs has a soft spot in our heart. It has been an honor and great pleasure to be able to spend time with the residents there and to provide needed assets to make their life more comfortable in their old age.