• Holy Cross Home Science College
    ThoothukudiAffiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli. Re-Accredited with 'B' Grade By NAAC
  •    The Department of Food Science and Nutrition in Collaboration with Indian Medical Association are organizing an International Seminar on "Cancer: Diet, Life Style Links and Newer Management" Will be held on 8 th February 2019.      6 th Graduation Ceremony on 25/01/2019 at 3 Pm        

National Service Scheme (NSS)

Unit No : 53


   The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an Indian government-sponsored public service program conducted by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Gandhiji's Centenary year, 1969. Aimed at developing student's personality through community service.

Motto : “Not Me But You”

 Objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS)

  • Understand the community and maintain good relationship with them
  • Identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
  • Gain skills in mobilising community participation
  • Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
  • Develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters
  • Practise national integration and social harmony

 NSS in Our College

   The NSS has been organized from the year 1991 in our college. Our college NSS team takes a challenging job to achieve the goal and objective of NSS of the country. Red Ribbon Club(RRC) is also undertaken by the National Service Scheme.

 Red Ribbon Club

   The Red Ribbon is a symbol for the fight against drug abuse and AIDS. The Red Ribbon foundation is an organization created in 1993 with the objective of imparting education about awareness and prevention of HIV and Aids.The Red Ribbon Club was established in our college and the activities are performed, according the plan.

 Activities of the club

  • AIDS Awareness Programme
  • Dengue Awareness Programme

  • NSS Programme Officer : ( Unit No : 53 )

    Mrs. R.Ame Rayen

    NSS Programme Members : Mrs. A. Karolin
    Ms. V. Arockia Sabi Priyanka
    NSS Leader: Ms. M.Nandhini Siva Sathya (II B.A)

     Receving Best performer certificate for Cleaning from Collector on 15th August,2017


    Action Plan 2017 – 2018

    30th June 2017 - Yoga day celebration
    11th July 2017 - Orientation programme on Personal Health & Hygiene
    25th July 2017 - Water & Energy Conservation (NSS)
    23rd August - Blood Donation Camp
    8th September 2017 - World Literacy Day & International Peace Day
    15th September 2017 - Tree Plantation
    3rd October 2017 - NSS Day celebration
    1st December 2017 - AIDS day celebration
    January 2018 - Organizing Special Camp
    February 2018 - Health & Hygiene Awareness Programme
    March 2018 - World Cancer day