Brief details about our projects and services
The Emergency Care and Recovery Center (ECRC) in Tiruvallur District provides services for homeless persons with mental health issues by initiating acute care services at the district level
Nila’s Café is an initiative to provide employment opportunities for our client’s at ECRC Tiruvallur. A pushcart was designed to be a mini-café to sell tea, coffee, snacks, and products made by our clients.
Organic Farming is being implemented at our ECRC Tiruvallur premises, where clients are involved in cultivating organic vegetables and fruits. On a daily basis, 10-12 clients are working with the supervision of village farmers. We are hoping to sell the produce across The Banyan and our other centers.
Home Again, a model created by The Banyan, is recognized by World Health Organization in ‘Guidance on Community Mental Health Services: Promoting Person-Centered and Rights-Based Approaches’. It offers people who are living in nstitutions a way out, to form a family amongst themselves and be a part of the mainstream society.
The De-Addiction Center at Government Medical College Hospital Tiruvallur, is our first independent project which is in collaboration with the Government of Tamil Nadu. We will provide quarterly home visits, employment facilitation, and family level interventions, additionally. The patient will be a part of Alcoholic Anonymous Group in Tiruvallur district.