LIVELIHOODS

 

SKILL DEVELOPMENT – WOMAN & YOUTH EMPOWEREMENT
Vocational Training

A vocational training Centre has been established at Aragonda village of Thavanampalle Mandal, Chittoor district under Skill Development Initiative Scheme (SDIS) in partnership with Government of Andhra Pradesh. Tailoring skill, Jute bags manufacturing, Air conditioning and Refrigeration course supported by Blue Star are some of the activities being conducted by Total Health. The center also runs Jute & Apparel Manufacturing Units which gives employment for more than 70 women.

 

Jute Bags Manufacturing Training

In order to promote jute diversified products, Total Health started a training program on jute bags manufacturing on 24th August 2015. 60 women have been trained for jute bags manufacturing and they have started manufacturing jute products and also marketing the same, with profit being shared with the trust. There is a huge demand of these products (i.e. fancy jute bags, jute lunch bags, tambulam bags, file folders, passport holders and wall hangings etc.).

Total Health has bagged to supply jute bags for Apollo personalized health check up. It also supplies jute bags for conferences and meetings of Apollo Hospitals and other interested organizers.

 

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Course

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration skill training Cetre established in collaboration with Blue Star India Ltd- Three batches have been completed with 41 trainees and 4th batch with 14 students under training .

 

Hand Made Paper Bags Making Unit & Screen Printing

The Geriatric population is being encouraged to attend the Geriatric Clubs established where besides their nutrition, health and entertainment they are provided facilities for making paper bags and screen printing and earn for their efforts.