READ Upcoming Events:- Carrier Guidance Training for Students at Sathyamangalam and Gobi on 26.02.2017 ||Self Help Group Members Book Keeping Training at Sathyamangalam and Gobi on 19.02.2017|| Community Supporting Group,Adolescent Girls Group, Adolescent Boys Group name board opening dates: Bharathinagar and Annanagar on 17.02.2017||Periyakodiveri and D.MGR Nagar on 18.02.2017||Koolumettucolony and Ambethkar Colony on 19.02.2017||Elathur and Kamaraj Nagar on 23.02.2017||Pallathottacolony and Semmandapalayam Colony on 24.02.2017||Kaaliyur and Merkuveethi on 25.02.2017||Venganaickenpalayam and Kaikalarkuttai on 26.02.2017||Senkottaiyannagar and Puliyankattur on 27.02.2017||kadathur and Erumaikaranpalayam on 28.02.2017||Young workers Rights training for Community Supporting Group Members at Hasanoor on 11th and 12th March 2017 ||Life Skill Training for Adolescent Boys Group at Sathyamangalam and Gobi on 26.03.2017||Whole February Month - Plastic free Campaign at Village Level

Welcome To READ

Rights Education And Development Centre (READ) is  a registered, voluntary, secular, non-profit organization established in the year 2001, with the objective to create a Society where every person has the Right to Life and Dignity. We, at READ, strive to achieve this objective by bringing socially & economically sustainable changes in the most marginalized communities of Tamil Nadu.

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Our Programmes

Napkin Unit (Health for Women)
Napkin Unit (Health for Women)

READ is working Erode District rural area for most marginalized communities (Dalits and Tribals)...

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Vocational Training
Vocational Training

READ working for Adolescent girls, youths and Women in Erode District. Erode District are developing...

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Mobile Medical Unit (MMUs)
Mobile Medical Unit (MMUs)

Mobile Medical Unit (MMUs)  is a mechanism to provide outreach services in rural and remote areas. This is...

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Women Empowerment through Federation
Women Empowerment through Federation

We visualized that a strong movement of economic stability would help these community for their...

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Manual Scavenging, a manial practice
Manual Scavenging, a manial practice

Manual scavenging is the practice of cleaning human excreta from dry latrines. This practices is illegal...

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Working for better standards of workers in textile industry
Working for better standards of workers in textile industry

Sumangali Scheme In Indian Society, parents are happy when their girl child is married at the right age...

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Building Resilience through Psychosocial Care and Life Skill Education
Building Resilience through Psychosocial Care and Life Skill Education

Our children live under many abnormal conditions in the family, society and schools which leave the child...

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Child Activity Centres – Space for Learning and Development
Child Activity Centres – Space for Learning and Development

Most Marginalized Communities children are often brought up by grandparents or other relatives while their...

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True Stories

Mrs. Mangli, Provident Fund
Mrs. Mangli, Provident Fund

Mrs.Mangli is from Pasupanapuram where around 250 families reside. Only around 6 in the village are...

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Sangeetha Vocational Training
Sangeetha Vocational Training

Ms.T.Sangeetha is a 16 year old girl from Sujalkarai. Sujalkarai is a tribal village which has 1000...

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Selvi Life after drop out-Tutorial center

Life after drop out-Tutorial center                       Ms.R.Selvi,18year old girl from...

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N.Jothi, School drop-out

N.Jothi, School drop-out   Jothi is from a village called Mangalapuram situated 12kms far from...

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Indumathi-Child-Knowledge-Centre

Life after drop out- Towards her dream   Ms.P.Indu mathi,14 year old girl from Sengottai nagar...

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R. Geetha, Scholarship
R. Geetha, Scholarship

Geetha is from a village called Mangalapuram situated 12kms far from Sathyamangalam. Mangalapuram has...

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Provident fund – a poor girl
Provident fund – a poor girl

Ms.S.Chitra is a 19 year old girl from Mangalapuram. Mangalapuram is a village which has 300 people in...

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Computer Training
Computer Training

Ms.R.Abirami is a 19 year old girl from Elanchi. Elanchi has 116 families and 658 members in total. There...

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Testimonials

"EveryChild UK had partnership with READ since 2005 to 2015 We seen Hard work and Results"

Mr.William Gali, Country Director, India

"I have been Sponsoring to READ, for Education support to Most Marginalized Communities"

Dr.Balakrishna Raju & Family, Canada.

" I Like READ, because of Hard Work and Dedication"

Ms.Meena Varma, Executive Director DSN - UK

Our Partners

Brittania-Nutrition-foundation-CSR
Dr.Balakrishna Raju and Family
Dr.Shivashankar
DSN-UK
Fair-wear-Foundation
Friends-of-Education
Geneva-Global
India Cares foundation
Janvikas
Ms.Indira Culshaw
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