Vocational Training and Awareness Programme for dropouts inaugurated

Here in Miao last week we had the inaugural function celebrating new group of vocational trainees at Seva Kendra with the Regional Magistrate Sir Rumi ADC as our guest of honour.

Seva Kendra is the social service wing of the Diocese of Miao.  It conducts vocational training courses for school dropout girls and women.  The training is to teach a living to the girls and women who dropout of schooling due to multiple factors; lack of schools and early marriage being the primary reasons.

Sr. Rincy SH, the Director of Seva Kendra and her team have a singular aim of helping these dropout girls and women to learn a living. Apart from this Vocational Training Seva Kendra is involved in various women empowerment activities throughout the diocese of Miao. they provide courses and training for women and girls on Formation of Self Help Groups, weaving, carpentry, wood carving, basket making.

Sr Rincy and her team also provide courses on women and child care, and conduct medical camps in collaboration with Government medical staff.