Calicut Diocese Social Service Society (CDSSS) recently named as Jeevana is the official organ of the Calicut Diocese for social action and peoples empowerment. CDSSS has a rather long and momentous history of involvements in the social development field in Northern Kerala. Being the social arm of the Diocese, CDSSS has begun social service activities as early as in 1923 with the formation of the Diocese. CDSSS (Jeevana) got it registered under the Societies Act 1860 (Regn. No.S.181/78). The ‘charity approach’ that characterized its poverty alleviation interventions in the early days, has been gradually replaced by the current ‘development’ approach, aiming at people’s empowerment through participation.                                                                                                                                                 Read more...
Calicut Diocese Social Service Society (CDSSS) recently named as Jeevana is the official organ of the Calicut Diocese for social action and
JEEVANA envision a society where women have the guaranteed opportunities of development that enables them exercise
To promote community based organizations at grassroots level for sustainable development in rural and hilly areas,
Registration No. 181/78 (Regd. Under the Societies Registration Act 1860
FCRA No. : 052880106