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

 

Staff Details

 

S.No Staff Name Designation Qualification 

E. No

Photo

1

Mr. Iyyappan Subramanian

Founder Trustee &  CEO

Graduated in psychology, bachelor of law and pursuing post graduation in law at Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University Chennai with a specialization in constitutional law and Human Rights.

1

2

Mrs. Jayachitra Deepak Raj

Administrative Manager

Bachelor of social work & post graduate diploma in social initiative & management

3

3

Dr. Anand Navis

Duty Medical Officer

MBBS, F.H.M, P.G.C.C.I.H,

173

4

Ms. D. Maheshwari

Coordinator – Donation

Master of Commerce – (M. Com)

51

5

Ms. D. Rajabai

Accountant

Master of Commerce – (M. Com) 

150 

6

Ms. S. Poongothai

Coordinator - Hospital Admissions

Diploma in physiotherapy and Nursing – (DPT & ANM)

108

7

Ms. S. Shankari

Office Assistant / Data Entry operator

BA – Public Administration

158

8

Ms. D. Chitra

Special Teacher

DTED – Teacher Training

205

9

Ms. P. Naveena

Physiotherapist

BPT – Bachelor of Physiotherapy 

194

10

Mrs. V. Valli

Special Educator - Early Intervention Unit

Bachelor of Psychology & Diploma in Special Education

106

11

Mr. A. Balamurugan

Special Educator – Vocational Training

MA – Economics & Senior Diploma in Special Education

100

12

Ms. G. Arulmary

Coordinator cum Physiotherapist

MRW, MA, M Phil in Psychology

186

13

Mr. G. Pandiyan

Special Educator – Primary Section

B.Com & D SE MR,
(Diploma in Special Education)

120

14

Ms. K. Jayarani

Special Educator – Pre Primary Section

B.A & D SE MR,
(Diploma In Special Education)

164

15

Mr. A. Elumalai

Security
(Madanankuppam Unit)

10th STD

71

16

Mrs. D. Nirmala

Female Care Giver

10th STD

92

17

Ms. B. Thilagavathy

Physiotherapist

BPT – Bachelor of Physiotherapy

197

18

Ms. R. Maralvizhi

Female Care Giver

12th STD

115

19

Mrs. R. Kasthuri

Female Care Giver

12th STD

159

20

Mrs. E. Sundari

Female Care Giver

8th STD

72

21

Mrs. M. Anjamma

Female Care Giver

NA

66

22

Mrs. K. Nagamma

Female Care Giver

 NA

167

23

Mrs. S. Mohana

Female Care Giver

NA

2

24

Ms. G. Monika

Female Care Giver

10th STD

148

25

Mrs. S. Chokkubai

Female Care Giver

NA

200

26

Ms. D. Alvin

Female Care Giver

12th STD

147

27

Mrs. S.Soundaram

Female Care Giver

NA

47

28

Mrs. Sundaramma

Female Care Giver

NA

199

29

Ms. G. Valli

Female Care Giver

10th STD

39

30

Mrs. S. Selvi

Assistant Cook

 5th STD

195

31

Mr. M. Abdulla

Male Care Giver

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

188

32

Mr. P. Gunsekaran

Security
Sivananda Nagar Unit

12th STD

190

33

Mr. D. Navraj Ojha

Driver

10th STD

160

34

Mr. R. Murugan

Security

10th STD

78

35

Mr. P. Jayaprakash Narayanan

Maintenance 

ITI – Electrical & Plumbing

201

36

Mr. P.Manivannan

Driver

5th STD

137

 
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