About Us

whoIn 1991, Mr.C. Jeevanandham and the group of women activists had organized situation analysis on women in agricultural sectors in Nagapattinam and Thiruvarur districts for an assignment and resulted that more women in the districts are in poverty, exploitation, abuse, discrimination, vulnerable to multiple disaster, communicable diseases etc. The unhealthy situation of women and children in the area thrust them to intervene with women and children issues in the year 1992 to endeavor of establishing women and child rights centers and registered beneath Tamilnadu Societies Registration Act, XXI-1860 IN THE YEAR 1992.

VISION:  To catalyze a dignified living with Justice and Human rights for rural poor  .

MISSION: To create an enabling environment for protecting child rights, ensuring sustainable livelihood and to promote education, health and women empowerment for marginalized community

Unique Identification Number of NITI Aayog (Refer to NGO-Darpan website): TN/2016/0106242

 

Name of the NGO:                   National Mother and Child welfare Organisation

Acronym:                                 NAMCO

Registration Office Address:     1227, SATTAIYAPPAR NORTH STREET, NAGAPATTINAM-611001

Phone :                                       +91 4366 290246

Email:                                      namcoindiatn@gmail.com

Web:                                         www.namcoindia.org.in

Nagapattinam District office:  1.No.40, Sattaiyappar mela veethi, Nagapattinam.2.Post Office upstairs, Bazar, Thagattur, Vedaraniyam–Tk.614714, Nagapattinam- dist.

OPERATIONAL AREA:   NAMCO works in all districts of Tamilnadu (major concentration in Nagappattinam, Thiruvarur and Cuddalore Districts)

TARGET GROUP:

Children, Adolescent girls, Widows & women in distress, other disadvantaged and socially excluded people including differently able persons, Aged, Destitute Children, Agricultural laborurs, Marginal farmers and fisher folk, dhalits by Prioritizing Women & Children.

INFRASTRUCTURE:

NAMCO has a four wheeler and four two wheelers and a well furnished administrative office with training hall at Thiruvarur and its branch office. Two branch offices in Nagapattainm district and one is at Thiruvarur district.

STAFF POSITION :

Management Staff Field staff Other Category
Total staff Part Time/ Full time Male/ Female
P T F T Total M F
5 29 40 74 19 55 74 22 52

PRESENT MAIN ACTIVITIES: 

Women…

  • Joint Liability Groups/ Joint farming Groups in two districts with NABARD for women members
  • IGP program to the physically challenged young women with 1% foundation, Rome for 40 disabled women
  • Internet Safety Programme with 110 female Volunteers to give training about 80000 women in Thiruvarur District with TATA Trust & Voice foundation, Chennai
  • Skill development trainings

 

Children… 

  • Chidline-1098 – Project with Department of Women and child development, Govt. of India through ChildLine India Foundation for whole Thiruvarur district since 2015.
  • Addressing the issues of Child Labour & young women worker rights & Campaign against Child trafficking with Tiruppur Peoples’ Forum in Thiruvarur & Nagapattinam districts since 2000
  • Destitute Children Home in Nagapattinam for 25 destitute children since 2012
  • Students Development/ Learning Centres in Thiruvarur, Nagapattinam & Cuddalore districts with AIMS INDIA Foundation, USA for 1240 children since 2013.
  • Students educational support programme with SEEEDS, USA
  • Students educational support programme with HOPE 3 Foundation, USA
  • Infrastructure support like construction of School building, School Toilet construction and safe drinking water supply, furniture, & Educational materials & part time staff support to Schools in all over Tamilnadu with AIMS INDIA Foundation, USA.

 

Framers…

  • Renovation of farming lands and Water bodies in Tamilnadu with AIMS INDIA Foundation, USA since 2016
  • Farmers Clubs with NABARD since 2014
  • Supporting farmers of Tamilnadu to reduce their depression with USA friends groups since 2017
  • MSI- SA-TN for Nagapattinam & Thiruvarur districts of Tamilnadu since 2017
  • Water management trainings, water campaigns and Environment awareness with NABARD
  • Construction and repairing works in the public assets with ONGC
  • Farmers’ Producers Company with NABARD Support

 

 

Senior Citizens…

  • Home for the Aged in Nagapattinam district with of India for 25 elders since 2000.
  • Integrated Home for Senior Citizens and Destitute Children, in Nagapattinam district with Govt  of TamilnaduPilot project for 25 elders & 25 children since 2012

 

Health…

  • Head/ District convener of Tamilnadu Voluntary Health Association, TNVHA, Chennai

(A Tamilnadu wing of VHAI, New Delhi) for the Health development activities in the district with NGO net work since 2004

  • Mental health awareness and support programme with self / local contribution since 2017
  • Anemia control awareness, Maternal & Child Nutrition programme with TNVHA & UNICEF, Chennai.

MAIN COMPLETED PROGRAMMES:

  • Construction of 101 Low Cost individual Toilets with DRDA
  • Maternal Child Health & First Aid Training to adolescent girls with Govt. Of TN
  • Reproductive Child Health Programme with MOH&FW, GOI
  • Post Disaster rehabilitation programme with TNVHA/EXNORA international/FVTRS, Bangaluru.
  • Patients’ Counseling Centre with Of Tamilnadu
  • Training on controlling Child trafficking to WDC with Of TN/TNVHA
  • Educational Support programme with Bhoomika Trust
  • Skill trainings with CAPART, DRDA, NYK, TNCDW Ltd.,( Mahalir Thittam), NABARD,

FUNDERS/ DONORS

  • CARE INDIA,
  • AIMS INDIA Foundation, USA
  • Ethical trading Initiative, Uk
  • TdH-Netherlands
  • 1% for Development fund.
  • WICCC, Canada
  • FVTRS, Bangalore
  • Exnora International
  • Bhoomika Trust, Chennai
  • Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India
  • Dept of Women and Child Development, Govt. of India & Childline India Foundation
  • NABARD , Govt. of India
  • Sethu samudram corporation ltd., Government of India
  • Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India.
  • Ministry of Health & Family welfare, Govt. of India through GIRD TRUST, Gandhigram
  • CAPART, HYDRABAD, Govt. of India
  • Directorate of Social Welfare, Government of Tamilnadu
  • Tamilnadu Social Welfare Board, Chennai, Government of Tamilnadu.
  • Tamilnadu Corporation for Development of Women Ltd, Chennai. Govt. of TN.
  • Swarnapragati Housing Finance Private ltd.,
  • HDFC BANK
  • Opportunity Micro Finance India ltd., Bangalore
  • APARIJITHA FOUNDATION, TNVHA, Chennai and other line Departments

Strength of NAMCO

  • Strong community presence
  • Ability to handle multiple programmes
  • Dedicated staff team
  • Strong rapport with multi stakeholders
  • Strong SHG binding with 1040 WSHGs
  • Keen to learn more

Who we are:

  • A non profit voluntary service organization working since 1992.
  • Registered under Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act 27 of 1975. Regd. No. 15/92. Date: 03.02.1992 at District registrar office, Nagappattinam.(Name changed on 19.02.1996)
  • Registered under FCRA. Registration Number 076030255/2000.Date: 04.02.2000 with Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India.
  • Registered in Indian Income Tax department under section 80G and 12AA.
  • PAN NUMBER: AAATN5604K
  • Unique Identification Number of NITI Aayog (Refer to NGO-Darpan website): TN/2016/0106242

Where we are

We are working in Tamilnadu, India SPECIALLY IN THIRUVARUR ,NAGAPATTINAM AND CUDDALORE DISTRICTS.

To Whom:

Prioritized on Women and Children in the following target community

  1. Widows &women in distress,
  2. Girl children
  3. Differently able persons and other disadvantaged groups
  4. Socially excluded people and severely illness,
  5. Agricultural labors
  6. Marginal farmers
  7. Fisher folk

News and Events

Annual Report 2018 - 2019

• Internet Education to Women of Thiruvarur district with Google, TATA Trust and Voice Foundation

• JLGs formation is going in Thiruvarur and Nagapattinam districts

• MEDP Training to Women SHG members with the support of NABARD support at Vedaranyam nad Thalainayar blocks of Nagapattinam district

• Infrastructural support to Schools in Tamilnad with the support of AIMS INDIA FOUNDATION, USA

• Childline Komal film shows at schools of Thiruavrur district

• Micro Credit to poor women entrepreneurs

• Signature campaign and Rally with school children for making every one as Children friendly as CHILDLINE-1098 SE DOSTI week

• Small supporters required for its activities