HISTORY AND EVOLUTION
Amar Seva Sangam (ASSA) established by Mr. Ramakrishnan, in the international year of the Disabled to cater to disability management focusing on rural areas.
Siva Saraswathi Vidyalaya started as a primary school with just 5 students in thatched shed.
Polio Detection camps conducted in villages.
Nursery School and Hindi coaching classes commence.
Famous Tamil Writer Smt. Sivasankari, brought the life story of Shri S. Ramakrishnan to the external world through Ananda Vikadan, a popular Tamil weekly.
ASSA starts getting wider public attention and donations from many individuals commence.
Integrated school started where Disabled children study with the normal children.
Home for Disabled Children started.
Mr. Sankara Raman C.A, confined to a wheelchair due to muscular dystrophy, hears about ASSA and joins Mr. Ramakrishnan.
Dormitory shelter for Disabled children constructed.
More than 60 Polio Detection camps conducted.
Rehabilitation Centre started.
Vocational Training camp conducted.
Caliper making centre started.
Quarters for disabled volunteers constructed.
New Administrative office constructed.
Computer Training centre started.
Typewriting Training centre started.
Spirulina making started.
Village based Rehabilitation programme launched.
Notebook making centre and Book binding centre started.
Prevention, Early Identification and Early Intervention programme launched.
Valley for the Disabled and village Self help initiative through establishment of Village councils initiated.
Spastic Centre started with 13 children.
Hostel for Disabled youth trainees inaugurated.
AutoCad centre inagurated.
Spirulina expansion programme.
Modern quarters for volunteers constructed.
Desktop publishing training Centre started.
Village Based Rehabiliation (VBR) initiatives gets support from Sir Ratan Tata Trust and started in four select pockets.
Dr. S. Sumathi, wheel chair user due to muscular dystrophy joins hands to take active part to build educational and vocational training activities.
Advance IT Centre started and Post-acute care Centre for Spinal injured started.
Sangamam School for children with special needs started.
Hostel for Physically challenged girls started.
Barrier free Dining hall and Kitchen completed.
Integrated School Upgraded to 10th Standard.
Barrier free Training centre for Physically challenged completed.
Amar Institute of Rehabilitation started.
Additional class rooms constructed.
Advanced Library centre constructed.
Early Intervention program for childhood disabilities started.
Early Intervention Centre started.
Garments making unit started.
Life care support centre inaugurated.
Grand Challenges Canada project rolled out.
Dr. S. Sumathi, our Committee member passed away.
New Goshala inaugurated.
Community Radio Awareness Workshop at TIRUPATI on behalf of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB), Government of India..
New Computer Lab inaugurated for our Higher secondary school.
Inauguration of VTC Extension Building and LED Project & VTC for Intellectually Challenged.
New Concrete road, Audio testing Room and Annual day function of Sangamam School were inaugurated.
Two Wheeler Mechanism Training Centre were inaugurated.
Solar Pump at Open Well site was inaugurated.
Higher Secondary School Building - Phase I was inaugurated.
We have inaugurated A.K.A. Abdul Samad Memorial Block in our administrative office.
We have inaugurated the “K.R.BLOCK VOLUNTEERS QUARTERS” Extension building.
“INITIATIVE TO PROVIDE HOME BASED CARE” our VBRI team conducted Initial training for RBSK SNs/SHNs in Regional Training Institute, Chennai, Madurai, Salem and Villupuram.
We have inaugurated Higher Secondary School Building phase II.
We have inaugurated of Shri K.Ramanathan and Shri. T.R.Thiagarajan Memorial center for Community Rehabilitation of Amar Seva Sangam at Melapavoor.
We have inaugurated “Girls Hostel Container Houses” (Hostel for physically challenged youth trainee girl students).
We have inaugurated multiple projects in our campus (Foundation Stone Laying for Boys Hostel Container Room, Water Recycling Plant and Biogas Unit, Sarathi Sadan Drivers Room, Caliper Extension Unit and Foundation Stone Laying for the Medical Testing Unit Expansion).
5th Parent Empowerment and Consultation Workshop were conducted in our campus.
We have inaugurated Higher Secondary School Building phase III & IV.
We have started the courses for the first batch of the Academic Year 2019-2020 of “Amar Seva - Saradambal ITI” .
Our Founder President Sri.S.Ramakrishnan is being conferred with "Padma Shri 2020" Award.
Conducted International Early Intervention Conference.
Won Zero Project Award for our Early Intervention Project.
We have taken enormous Covid relief activities especially Dry ration to needy people.
Launched our EI home based program to Tirunelveli & Thoothukudi districts with the help of TN Government.
Foster Care Centre inaugurated.
Our EI app licensed to 4 NGO Partners.
We celebrated our 40th Year Celebration with TN Governor Shri R.N. Ravi.
Tamilnadu Chief Minister Thiru M.K Stalin released our 40th year Souvenir.
Inaugurated our Rehab Orchard.
Meets with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
SSA Program Launched.