Social welfare department takes care of the immediate needs identified by the census process. Efforts are taken to resettle / help widows, handicaps, poor patients, destitute, orphans, school dropouts, poor students unable to continue education, people suffering with burden of loans on interest (kanthu vatti).
Another important area of this department is to facilitate various schemes sponsored by the government. So far more than 2500 people have got help in getting their applications processed and approved.
This department also works with Training & Placement Department in identifying right cottage industries, making self help groups and settling poor in these cottage industries. Thus helping the downtrodden to make a living and lead a happy life.