Youth Red Cross (YRC)

OVERVIEW:

The international Red Cross movement is the well-known and worldwide humanitarian organization, present in almost all the countries.The motto of Youth Red Cross (YRC) is "to serve". The Youth Red Cross is the most important constituent of its mother organization, Indian Red Cross Society. It is a group movement organized at the initial stages for students between 18 and 25 years of age within the colleges. Under the guidance of Programme Officer, the students are trained and encouraged to manage various programmes.

The fundamental principles of Red Cross movement are :

  • Humanity
  • Impartiality
  • Neutrality
  • Independence
  • Voluntary service
  • Unity
  • Universality
  • Red Cross society function with the one and only aim of serving people under distress without any consideration of caste, religion, language and nationality.

Youth Red Cross has the following three principles :

  • Protection of health and life
  • Service to the sick and suffering
  • Promotion of national and international friendship to develop the mental and moral capacities of the youth.

Activities :

  • Promotion of health and hygiene.
  • Service to the needy people
  • Relief work during emergencies like flood, fire and other natural calamities.
  • National integration
  • World friendliness.

YRC PROGRAMME OFFICERS

1. Smt.S.Shankari

2. Smt.M.Rajalakshmi

Period Programme Nature of Programme Participation
19-09-2018 to 19-09-2018 HELMET AWARENESS PAMPLETS DISTRIBUTION AT SIVALAPPERI 20 VOLUNTEERS
18-09-2018 to 18-09-2018 SWACHHTA PAKWADA CLEANING & TREE PLANTATION 52 VOLUNTEERS
04-09-2018 to 04-09-2018 BLOOD DONATION / IDENTIFICATION CAMP DR.E.A.ESTHER, MEDICAL OFFICER,BLOOD BANK, TIRUNELVELI 21 STUDENTS DONATED BLOOD, 511 STUDENTS IDENTIFIED THEIR BLOOD
14-08-2018 to 14-08-2018 RALLY AND DOOR TO DOOR COMPAIGN RALLY 37 YRC VOLUNTEERS
21-07-2018 to 21-07-2018 AROUND CAMPUS CLEANING CLEANING 56 YRC VOLUNTEERS
19-07-2018 to 19-07-2018 INCAMPUS CLEANING CLEANING 56 YRC VOLUNTEERS
21-06-2018 to 21-06-2018 HUMAN CHAIN PROGRAMME DEPARTMENT OF TRANSFUSION MEDICINE, TIRUNELVELI MEDICAL COLLEGE, TIRUNELVELI 57 YRC VOLUNTEERS
04-02-2018 to 04-02-2018 WALL PAINTING COMPETITION GOVT. SIDDHA MEDICAL COLLEGE,PALAYAMKOTTAI 15 NSS AND YRC VOLUNTEERS
20-12-2017 to 20-12-2017 BLOOD DONATION / IDENTIFICATION CAMP DR.POOMANI, GOVT. PRIMARY HEALTH CARE CENTRE, REDDIYARPATTI 13 STUDENTS DONATED BLOOD, 582 STUDENTS IDENTIFIED THEIR BLOOD GROUP
15-09-2017 to 15-09-2017 CANCER SCREENING TEST DR. PREMA & DR. ABIRAMI,NELLAI CANCER CARE CENTRE 20 TEACHING AND NON-TEACHING FACULTY MEMBERS
15-09-2017 to 15-09-2017 LEGAL AWARENESS PROGRAMME SMT. SEETHA, ADVOCATE, TIRUNELVELI 350 STUDENTS
14-09-2017 to 14-09-2017 CANCER AWARENESS PROGRAMME DR.ABIRAMI, NELLAI CANCER CARE CENTRE FINAL YEAR UG STUDENTS
04-02-2017 to 04-02-2017 AWARENESS OF CANCER NELLAI CANCER CARE CENTRE, PALAYAMKOTTAI NSS STUDENTS
14-09-2016 to 14-09-2016 BLOOD DONATION / IDENTIFICATION DOCTORS FROM GOVT. PRIMARY HEALTH CARE CENTRE, PALAYAMKOTTAI 36 BLOOD DONORS DONATED THEIR BLOOD,591 STUDENTS IDENTIFIED THEIR BLOOD
27-07-2016 to 27-07-2016 AWARENESS PROGRAMME ON HEPATITIS DR.T.K.SOUNDARA RAJAN,GOVT. SIDDHA MEDICAL COLLEGE,PALAYAMKOTTAI 450 STUDENTS