YOUTH RED CROSS (YRC)

The Red Cross is an international organization meant for humanitarian services. It is a non-religious, non-political and a non-sectarian international body.

YRC is a part of the Indian Red Cross Society; it was inaugurated in our college during 2008 with well defined objectives such as:

  • Protection of Health and Life
  • Service to the sick and the suffering by organizing various
    • Health camps
    • Eye Screening Camps
    • Vaccination Camps
  • Disaster Management Services

The main objective of the Youth Red Cross of our college is to donate blood. A well defined Blood Donors’ Club functions in our college and it takes care of blood grouping, conducting blood donation camps, etc., On an Average 80-100 units of blood are donated every Month.

Kindly Contact :

Mr. S. UMASHANKAR
Asst.Professor
Department of Science & Humanities
Er. Perumal Manimekalai College of Engineering
Koneripalli, Hosur – 635 117
Phone No. 04344-257215, 9894498830

RED RIBBON CLUB (RRC)

The Red Ribbon Club (RRC) is a voluntary on-campus intervention programme for students in colleges and universities in Tamil Nadu. A state RRC coordinator supervises the programme in all its aspects.

RRC in PMC is functioning effectively since 2007. Every student admitted in the college is an active member of RRC. A 10 Hours Life Skills Enhancement Programme is offered to all students and 25 students are selected as Peer Educators, trained to monitor the social awareness of their localities.

Goal

To reduce the occurrence of new sexually transmitted infections (incidence), particularly HIV, among youth.

Objectives

  • To increase awareness on sexual reproductive health and HIV/AIDS
  • To impart skills on communication, self-protection, negotiation, and effective group interaction
  • To prepare youth as peer educators/agents of change by developing their skills on leadership and team building.
  • To encourage blood donations
  • To serve as forums for students to participate in the fight against HIV/AIDS

Activities

  • Conducts AIDS Awareness Programme in our campus and in the adopted villages
  • Conducts regular Blood-donation camps and Blood-group identification camps
  • Conducts various competitions on the theme of AIDS Awareness and distributes prizes for the winners
  • Organizes Annual Youth festival and motivates youths to positive attitudes.
  • Visits Blood Banks, ICTC Centres, ART Centres and Government Hospitals.

Contact :

Mr. S. UMASHANKAR
Programme Officer, RRC
Assistant Professor
Department of Science & Humanities
Phone No. 04344-257215, 9894498830
yrc_img1
yrc_img2
yrc_img3
yrc_img4
yrc_img5
yrc_img5
yrc_img5