Our Vision
 
That all mentally challenged children will be safe and enjoy equal opportunities.
 
 
Our Mission
 
To reach out to mentally challenged, abandoned children, who are in need of care and protection.
 
To protect and promote the rights of mentally challenged children.
 
To equip the community to integrate mentally challenged children into society.
 
 
Our Values
 
Emphasis on ability rather than disability
Transparency
Credibility
Equality
Compassion
Dignity
Inclusion
 
 
Registration & Legal Status
 

Sri Arunodayam is a registered charitable trust (Registration No. 360/2002) founded on 26th February 2002.

Over the years, Sri Arunodayam has been:
 
Recognized by the Commissioner for the Differently Abled, Government of Tamil Nadu.
Registered under the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Act 2006, as a Children’s Home for the Mentally Challenged.
Recognized as a reception unit for the mentally challenged under the Juvenile Justice Act by the Department of Social Defense.
Registered under the National Trust Act 2000.
Declared a fit institution by the Child Welfare committee, Chennai, under the Government of Tamil Nadu.
Registered with Credibility Alliance, Mumbai.
Recognized by The Global Giving Foundation.
Registered under the Persons with Disabilities Act 1995.
Given 12 AA and 80 G tax exemptions by the Income Tax Department under the Income Tax Act 1961.
Registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act 2010 to receive overseas donations.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Our Team
 
Board of Trustees:

Sri Arunodayam is governed by a board of Trustees. They include

 

S.No Name of the trustee Position held on the board Qualification

Address

1

Mr. S. Iyyappan

Founder & Managing Trustee

Bachelor in psychology, Bachelor in law and pursuing post graduation in law at Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University Chennai with a specialization in Constitutional law & Human Rights.

45, Sivanananda nagar, Kolathur, Chennai – 99
Mobile: 9444915803

sriarunodayam@gmail.com

2

Mr. C. Ranganathan Chetty

Trustee

Chartered Accountant

Venkatnarayana Road,
T – Nagar, Chennai – 17
Mobile:9841058227
sriarunodayam@gmail.com

3

Mr. N. Nandakumar

Trustee

Software Engineer

Mobile : +12019232937
sriarunodayam@gmail.com

4

Mrs. N. Sasirekha Natrajan

Trustee

Educationalist

Mobile: 9444414984
sriarunodayam@gmail.com

5

Mr. S. Deepak Raj

Trustee

Software Engineer

E -12, Halls Towers, Halls Road, Egmore, Chennai
Mobile: 9884078600
sriarunodayam@gmail.com

 

 
Our Consultants
 
Mrs. J.Radha Jagan - Documentation & Communication
Mr. K. Sivakumar – Senior Accountant
 
Our Legal Advisors
 
Mr. T. Thangavelu – Advocate - Madras High Court
Mr. C. Subramanian - Professor and Advocate - Madras High Court
 
Our Auditor
 
Mr. Viji Joseph, Chartered Accountant, G. Joseph and Company, Chennai