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Tsunami rehabilitation efforts
Using a holistic approach, Bhoomika Trust worked towards rehabilitation of families affected and displaced by the tsunami. The Trust was involved in rehabilitation efforts with partner NGOs in the areas of education, children's activities support, livelihood restoration, health, psychosocial support and habitat restoration.

Education related support
Many students of economically weaker sections lack adequate assistance and supervision at home; in addition, financial constraints often do not allow them to seek after school tuition.
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Livelihood restoration support
Bhoomika Trust supports livelihood restoration projects focusing on individuals and communities who fell through the cracks. The Trust works towards ensuring that they have access to resources that can help restore their livelihood.
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Children's activities support
To create learning opportunities and improve the atmosphere to benefit over four hundred children in three police boys clubs, three girls clubs, five Integrated Child Development Services centres and three Child Development centres located in tsunami affected areas of Chennai, Bhoomika Trust provided them with educational, sports and gym material, cultural equipment, books and furniture.
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Health support
Bhoomika Trust supported the running of a Holistic Rural Community Health Centre, operating out of Kovalam, catering to villages in the Thiruporur Block of Kanchipuram District. The Holistic Health Centre at Kovalam, an area affected by the tsunami provides both basic general and mental health care. These services provide vital life saving health care for the 6,000 strong population of Kovalam Panchayat within a 10 kilometre distance around the health centre and reach out to the 20,000 people in the surrounding villages.
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Psychosocial support
Disasters have devastating impacts, traumatizing and debilitating lives. Bhoomika Trust liaisoned between service groups and the community.
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Habitat restoration
Bhoomika Trust, in partnership with SIFFS and Philips Electronics India Ltd, has facilitated the construction of one hundred and seventy five permanent shelters and related infrastructure in Tharangambadi, Nagapattinam district.
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Official Sites
•  Tamil Nadu Government
•  TRINet
•  Auroville Tsunami Relief Centre
Contact Us
Flat No: 3, "Saravanalayam",
Old No: 19, New No: 33,
P. S. Sivaswamy salai,
Mylapore, Chennai - 600 004.
Tamilnadu, India.

Telephone: +91-44-2498-1967
Hotline: 094444-51268
Fax: 044-2466-0562
Email :
Registered Office
32, Karpagam Avenue 1st street
Chennai 600 028.
Tamilnadu, India.
Certificate of Appreciation
In recognition of our role in the tsunami reconstruction efforts, Bhoomika Trust was awarded a "Certificate of Appreciation" by the Madras Development Society in October 2007.
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