KIDSS COVID -19 Responses

In the plight of the novel Coronavirus pandemic, KIDSS responded in different areas of awareness building, Dry Ration, Face Mask and Psychosocial support to the poor and underprivileged.

KIDSS got COVID -19 Relief work permission from Social welfare Department, Nagercoil.5000 masks were stitched with the support of local volunteers.

Awareness Building and Preventive measures:

  1. KIDSS distributed 550 masks, 200 packets of KabaSuraKudineerChoornam and awareness notices to Amsi parish on 04/04/2020.
  2. On 08/04/2020 we distributed 1500 masks, 150 packets of KabaSuraKudineerChoornam and awareness notices to Thengapattinam, the quatrain area and also to the police officials. On the same day we gave 300 packets of KabaSuraKudineer to Kaliyakkavilai parish, the Kerala border area.
  3. On April 30, 2020, we distributed 812 masks and 100 packets of KabaSuraKudineerChoornam to Cheruthikonam village, the quarantine area.
  4. On May 18, 2020, 300 masks were distributed to Keralapuram
  5. On May 15, 2020, we printed 2000 awareness notices and distributed to the superintendent of block primary health centers of Melpuram, Munchirai, Thiruvattar, Killiyoor and Kurunthencode
  6. On April 10, 2020, we supported 120 tribal families at Manalodai, Paduparai, Alamparai and Vekkalimoodu villages with groceries and vegetables.
  7. On April 19, 2020, we distributed groceries and vegetables to 165 families of tribals and migrant people at Kodaiyar and Valiyaela. .
  8. On April 27, 2020, we supported 54 families of hair dressers and washer group with Rice, groceries and vegetables.
  9. On April 29, 2020, we supported 50 TB and HIV patients those who are under treatment in the Primary Health centers of Edaicode, Melpuram, Arumanai, Palugal and Kaliyakkavilai. With the help of the doctors we distributed groceries, one full bunches of Nendran Banana (around 7kg) and Rs. 300/- for egg and milk for seven days as nutritious food.
  10. On May 10, 2020, we identified special group children below the age of 10 who needed nutritious food during lock down. Considering the situation we provided 200ml milk to 203 children every day for ten days. The local volunteers helped to buy and distributed the milk. Totally 2203 children were supported.
  11. On May 10, 2020, PVIDS distributed groceries to 406 families.
  12. On May 14, 2020, MuVIDS distributed groceries to 492 families.
  13. On May 11, 2020, TVIDS distributed groceries to 491 families.
  14. On May 12, 2020, VVIDS distributed groceries to 330 families.
  15. On May 12, 2020, KVIDS distributed groceries to 319 families.
  16. On May 13, 2020, MVIDS distributed groceries to 206 families.