Administration and Maintenance of Greater Chennai Corporation Shelter for Homeless in Chennai

Indian Community Welfare Organisation - ICWO With the collaboration of Greater Chennai Corporation, we are successfully running the Greater Chennai Corporation Shelter for Homeless (Elderly Men & Women) in Thattankulam, Choolai at Zone 6 with 24 hours which aims to provide shelter for destitute, elderly, orphan women, homeless and people with disability.

We have provide regular health check up by Greater Chennai Corporation health care providers, proving Counseling services provided by ICWO.



  1. Increased facilities of homeless for elderly Men & Women who reside in Shelter at Chennai.
  2. Increased recreation facilities for the homeless for elderly Men & Women who reside in Shelter at Chennai.
  3. Make them to lead a quality, safe, comfortable and peaceful life in the shelter.
  4. Make them to feel warm, greeting, kindness and love in the shelter.
  5. Provided a strong we feeling at the shelter.
  6. Provided counseling support to feel strong and peaceful.
  7. Provided knowledge gaining support through library facilities in the shelter for the homeless people.


  • Counseling
  • Night Visit
  • Enumeration in the homeless people
  • Shelter Monitoring Committee meeting (monthly once)
  • Medical camp from Greater Chennai Corporation and private institution
  • Rehabilitation training (Plastic jewel making, flower making, wire basket making, plumbing, electrical work training
  • Yoga Training
  • Cultural program
  • TB Awareness Training /Camp
  • Flood Relief work
  • Crystal garlands and huge garlands training
  • Rubber band making training
  • Physiotherapy Treatment for shelter residents
  • Medical Camp
  • Shelter Monitoring Committee Meeting
  • Rehabilitation Training for shelter Residents
  • Handicraft training for Artificial Jewel making
  • Plastic garlands making training
  • Wire basket making training



  1. New Year Celebration
  2. Diwali Celebration
  3. Pongal Celebration
  4. Christmas Celebration
  5. Birthday Celebration (Volunteers)
  6. Anniversary (Volunteers)
  7. Republic Day & Independence Day Celebration
  8. Placement Students special events like games, contest, exposure visit & entertainment visit

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