12.12.11 – Inauguration of Red Ribbon Club
The NSS Unit of PSG College of Nursing co-jointly with PSG IMS&R inaugurated Red Ribbon Club on 12.12.2011. Dr. Mohammed Ali, District Programme Manager, District AIDS Prevention and Control Unit, Coimbatore inaugurated the programme and unwheel the Red Ribbon Club Board and gave a lecture on Prevention of AIDS. During the session Mrs. M.D.Anuratha, Associate Professor discussed on stigma and discrimination of AIDS and Mrs. Rama, Lecturer.
14.11.11 – Mass Awareness Programme
PSG College of Nursing-Community health Nursing Department, NSS Unit and PSG Rural Health Centre conducted amass awareness programme in two places. The Bsc Nursing students of PSG College of Nursing conducted many programs to create awareness on cervix cancer, breast self examination urinary incontinence at tailoring centre and hypertension and diabetes at Jeeva nagar. The life style changes advanced to these disease which leads to chronic care. The Neelambur people attended and benefited.
13.11.11 to 19.11.11 – NSS Special Camp Report
13.11.2011 – Inauguration
The inaugural function of NSS Special Camp was commenced on 13.11.2011 by 10 a.m. in Panchayat Middle School of Kollupalayam. The programme started with a prayer song by Ms. Yugasubitha of 2010 Batch. Chief guest Mr. Dhandapani, Mr. Govindharaj, Panchayat President, Mr. Karuppusamy, Assistant Panchayat President and ward members Mr. Palaniswamy, Mr. Arjunan, Mr. Balu attended the function. Mrs.K.Vidhya NSS Coordinator welcomed the gathering. Assistant Professor Ms. Lavanya Mary.F spoke about the views and objectives of NSS Special Camp. Chief guest Mr. Dhandapani inaugurated the function and Panchayat President Mr. Govindaraj gave an encouraging speech for NSS volunteers. Mr. Karuppusamy contributed his efforts in arranging the stay of NSS volunteers. Ms. Ajitha.A, Assistant Professor, PSG College of Nursing gave vote of thanks.
14.11.11 – Special Police Programme – “Police is your Friend”
NSS Unit of PSG College of Nursing conducted a special police programme “Police is your friend on 14.11.11 at 10 a.m. in Oothupalayam Middle School. Welcome speech was given by Mrs. Vidhya.K, Assistant professor, NSS Coordinator & Presidential Address was given by Mrs. Anuradha.M.D, Associate Professor, PSG College of Nursing. Mr. Ramachandran, Sub Inspector of Traffic Control, Sulur Police Station was the Chief Guest. He explained about road traffic rules & regulations, prevention of accidents, emergency calls, importance of helmet wearing and speed limit. He also explained about good samaritan law and he clarified the doubts of public. There was an interactive session with students at the end of the programme & vote of thanks was given by Ms. Santhoshpriya of 2009 batch.
14.11.11 – Children’s Day Programme
The NSS Unit conducted children’s day programme on 14.11.11 in Kollupalayam Middle School. The welcome speech was given by Mrs. Vidhya.K, Assistant Professor& the chief guest of the day was Mrs. Sreerenjini.B, Associate Professor. Volunteers motivated the students to participate in the competitions. Competitions like running race, biscuit bite, musical chair, saving balloons, lemon & spoon, sac race and filling the bottle was conducted. Prizes were given at the end of competition. At last, vote of thanks was given by Ms. Ajitha.A, Assistant Professor, PSG College of Nursing.
As a part of NSS Special Camp, Yoga classes was conducted in Government Middle School, Kollupalayam from 15.11.11 to 17.11.11 at 7 a.m. – 8.30 a.m. by Mr. Jaladhavan. Yoga Lecturer, Krishnammal College. The classes were held on meditation, alternate nostril breathing. Suryanamaskar, warm up exercise and relaxation technique. On 16.11.11 there were yogic games and basic kazhari.
15.11.11 – Report On Free Medical Camp
PSG NSS Unit has conducted free medical camp which was held on 15.11.11 Tuesday at 9 a.m. in Oothupalayam Middle School. In this, dental and opthal were included and the doctors involved in diagnosis and treatment. In this camp 150 students of Oothupalayam Middle School and 17 members of different areas came for dental and opthal check up. After the check up 5 members registered for cataract surgery and 3 school students found to have defractive errors & advised for spectacles. The camp was inaugurated by Prof. Malarvizhi.G, HOD, Child Health Nursing Department and the camp was organized by Mrs. Vidhya.K, NSS Coordinator. The camp ended at 12.30 p.m.
15.11.11 – Computer Education
NSS unit of PSG College of Nursing conducted computer education in association with Apollo Computer Education, Hope College for school students in Government Middle School at Kollupalayam on 15.11.11 at 11 a.m. The programme was started with the welcome speech by Ms.Ajitha.A, Assistant Professor and introduced the Educator Mr.Sathish Kumar to the school students. Basic computer operations were taught to the students and the doubts were clarified. The session was about one and half hours. Finally, Mr.Baskaran.M, Assistant Professor, PSG College of Nursing spoke about the uses of computers in education system and vote of thanks was given by Mrs.Vidhya.K, Assistant Professor cum NSS Coordinator.
15.11.11 – Street Play
On15.11.11 a street play was conducted near library ground, Kollupalayam at 5 p.m. The program was inaugurated by Prof. Esther Daisy Joel & Mrs. Bindu. C. Vasanthi, Assistant Professor, PSG College of Nursing. A small play was presented by NSS volunteers on the importance of caring mentally challenged people. Ms. Santhosh Priya taught abut the care of mentally ill and clarified the doubts of the public who were present to watch the play. At last Mrs. Vidhya.K, NSS Coordinator gave the vote of thanks.
16.11.11 – Road Safety Awareness For School Children – An awareness programme for school children on “Road safety” was conducted on 16.11.11 from 10 a.m. to 11.45 a.m. The programme was thought up with the help of Mr. Murugesan, Chief, Head Guard who gave a detailed talk about road safety & its importance. Programme was organized by Mrs.Vidhya.K, NSS Coordinator and Dr.Subhadra Iyengar, PSG College of Nursing as chief guest. About 150 children attended the programme. At the end of the programme, vote of thanks was given by Ms.Ajitha.A, Assistant Professor.
16.11.11 – Report On Personality Development
On 16th November 2011 a class on “Personality Development” for NSS students was conducted by Dr.Gayathri Devi, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Avinashilingam University at 2 p.m. The welcome speech was given by Mrs. Vidhya.K, Assistant Professor cum NSS Coordinator. The class was effective & encouraging. She had taught many tips to improve the concentration. She had also taught about the importance of developing good personality. Vote of thanks was given by Ms. Ajitha.A, Assistant Professor & the student field work was given by Ms. Santhosh Priya of 2009 batch.
17.11.11 – Report On Mushroom Cultivation
On 17.11.11, a class on mushroom cultivation was conducted in Arasur Panchayat office for self help group women as a income generating activities. Ms. Santhosh Priya welcomed the gathering Dr. V. Prakasam, Department of Plant Patholoy, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University was invited as resource person for the class. We taught about different method of cultivation twenty five women were participated and learnt the making with interest. The Chief Guest of the day Prof. T. Nirmala, Vice Principal, PSG College of Nursing motivated the group regarding the cultivation and clarified the doubts. The demonstration was done by the group. At last, the vote of thanks was given by Ms. Ajitha.A, Assistant Professor, PSG College of Nursing.
18.11.11 – Rangoli Competition
On the 5th day of NSS programme, rangoli competition for women was conducted in Murugan temple. It was started at 2 p.m. 9 members were participated with real interest. The evaluation was done by Prof. Christy Mekala.V, Professor & Mrs.Anju.V, Assistant Professor based on time, design attractiveness and neatness. Participants used the materials like chalk piece, flowers, coloured salts and colour powder. Judges selected the best 3 rangoli and prizes were distributed during valediction.
17.11.2011 – Puppet Show On Breast Self Examination : As a part of NSS special camp puppet show on breast self examination was conducted on 17.11.2011. Volunteers taught the public regarding the breast self examination and the importance of screening. Prof. Christy Mekala V and Mrs. Anju V, Assistant Professor presided over the progrmame and ended with vote of thanks by Ms. Keerthana B, Assistant Lecturer, PSG College of Nursing.
18.11.2011 – Report on film show on ‘Safe Drinking Water’
NSS Unit along with Field Publicity Office, Ministry of Press Information Beauro organized a film show on safe drinking water on 18.11.2011 between 7 – 8 p.m. at Kollupalayam. Nearly 80 members were participated including young children, youngsters and elderly ones. The programme was addressed by Ms.Ajitha A, Asst. Professor. After that as it was a slum area several short films were also shown on prevention of mosquito born diseases, family planning, iron and iodine deficiency, ill effects of smoking and female foeticide. The programme was concluded by Ms.Keerthana B, Asst. Lecturer and expressed her gratitude to Mr.Chandra Sekaran, Field Publicity Officer and to the public.
18.11.2011 – Report on Women Empowerment Debate
On 18.11.2011 debate was conducted on women empowerment at 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. The welcome speech was given by Ms.Ajitha A, Asst. Professor PSG College of Nursing .The topic was on women empowerment in that the positive and negative views were brought out for discussion and it was concluded by Prof.Tamilselvi. PSG College of Nursing around 25 students gathered and a skit was conducted on women empowerment by NSS volunteers and Ms.B.Keerthana, Asst. Lecturer gave the vote of thanks.
17.11.2011 – Volley Ball Competition
On 17.11.2011, the volley ball competition was conducted in Government Middle School, Kollupalayam. NSS volunteers Ms.Bhuvaneswari and Ms.Jincy organized and welcomed the gathering. Ms.Ajitha, Asst. Professor and Ms.Keerthana B, Asst. Lecturer inaugurated the competition. Mr.Sivagurunathan, Karate Master accepted to be the judge for competition. Competition was conducted between 4 teams two junior and two senior the junior match won by team named hones and senior match won by team named friends.Vote of thanks was give by Ms.Bhuvaneswari of 2009 batch.
10.11.2011 – Valediction
The valediction programme of NSS special camp was commenced on 19.11.2011 at 10.30 a.m. in Panchayat Middle School of Kollupalayam. The programme started with a prayer song and welcome speech was given by Mrs.Vidhya K, Asst. Professor cum NSS Coordinator. Mrs.Gandhimathi R, Associate Professor, Ms.Sudhapriya S, Asst. Professor and Ms.Sofiya Princess Hema, Asst. Professor attended the valedictory programme and appreciated the NSS volunteers. After the speech cultural programme was performed by NSS volunteers. In between the culturals, prizes were distributed to the school children and village people who won in the competition. Finally the valediction was ended by the vote of thanks by Ms.Ajitha A, Asst. Professor. She gave thanks to the President, Vice President, village people, School Head Mistress, teachers, school students and NSS volunteers who gathered in the valediction programme. gave a lecture on ART and Dr.Mohammed gave a lecture on Milestones of HIV. At the end of the session, doubts were clarified by and various issues on HIV was discussed by the chief guest.
10.10.11 – World Mental Health Day
World Mental Health Day was observed on 10.10.11 in Psychiatric ward and OPD. Bsc and Msc nursing Students played a skit on schizophrenia. Displayed posters and a short film on mental awareness were played. Pamphlets were issued.
24.9.11 – NSS Day
As part of the NSS day celebration the PSG College of Nursing visited Snehalaya Home for HIV infected persons. The NSS volunteers administered typhoid vaccine. They also played a skit on personal hygiene and nutrition. There was also a puppet show on dental hygiene.35 HIV infected persons ranging from 2 ½ to 45 years benefited from the programme.NSS volunteers donated the sun amount of Rs.3500/- for buying the grocery to the Snehalaya Home.
6.9.11 – National Nutrition Week
National Nutrition Week was organized on 6th of September at Ellaithottam, Coimbatore. Co-jointly by NSS wing and Community nursing department the students prepared food rich in nutrition like groundnut balls and carrot kheer and administered the same to the ballwadi children. The diabetic hypertensive patients and elderly people were provided with greens and salads and they were advised to take balanced the dietary pattern. Around 40 members including children were benefited from the program.
18.8.11 – Observation Of Sadhbavana Diwas
Sadhbavana Day was observed on 18th August by the NSS volunteers. All the students were participated and a speech was given by the Nss Programme Officer. Students took Sadhbavana Day Pledge on that day.
15.8.11 – Independence Day Celebration
Independence Day was celebrated at Othupalayam Middle School. We conducted various competitions like drawing, singing, writing and elocution competitions to the school students and prizes were given. Students gave cultural at the end of the program. School Leaders from Arasur Panchayat felicitated the program
6.8.11 – World Breast Feeding Week
World Breast Feeding Week was observed by focusing the rural population of Vedapatti on 6th August 2011 along with Rural Health Centre Vedapatti and Innerwheel Club, Coimbatore. A role play to highlight the importance of successful breast feeding was performed by PG Students of PSG C college of Nursing and Well Baby Contest was conducted where the tiny tots were dressed up in vibrant colors took an active participation and the best baby and the proud mother was awarded.
11.07.2011 – World Population Day
World Population Day was observed by NSS unit based on the theme “Urgency for global issues”. The students were asked to collect the information related to Vital Statistics and its problems, Ways to control the Population and Problems of over population. The same was displayed and evaluated. The prizes were awarded to the best papers.
02.07.2011 – Tribal Visit
The NSS unit had visited Perumalkovilpathi tribal area. The 40 student volunteers, HOD’s, Faculty of College of Nursing also accompanied the team. The population of this village is around 250. A free medical camp was organized and 80 people of the village were screened, among them 20 URI, 33 undernourished children, 7reproductive tract infection and 11 Osteoporosis cases were detected. Medications was provided at free of cost. The people in the village were educated on personal hygiene, menstrual hygiene, reproductive health, Nutrition and oral health. The cloths, toys, stationeries and utensils were distributed to the needy people.
25.06.11 – NSS Activity
The YRC and NSS unit had organized a rescue operation and fire extinguishing programme at PSG Paramedical block. Mr. A Murugesan, Superintendent of prison presided over the function. There were 450 students & faculty from Paramedical department and 30 home guards & fire service personnel participated. The home guards exhibited on rescue of person caught under vehicle and buildings. They also demonstrated the skill in bring the victims from most elevated buildings. They demonstrated on various techniques in safe transport of victims to the ground level and also to the ambulance. The programme was telecasted through UTV and also published in Daily Newspapers like The Hindu, Dinakaran and Malaimalar
5.06.11 – World Environment Day
The world environment day was celebrated by NSS unit and organized by a film on forest, generation and degeneration of the earth in the past and now, truth about tiger was telecasted. The students staged a skit on “preservation and conservation of forest”.
31.05.11 – World No Tobacco Day Observed
NSS unit conducted World No Tobacco Day at Central Prison, Coimbatore. Mr. Murugesan, Superintendent of Prison inaugurated the function and welcomed the gathering. PSG College of Nursing students participated in street play, mime show on harmful effects of tobacco usage and Documentary Film and a speech on ‘Tobacco awareness’ was delivered for prisoners took oath against tobacco usage. During the programme, the knowledge and attitude of prisoners regarding smoking and its ill effects was assessed. The volunteers participated in short skit, mime show on harmful effects of Tobacco usage, enacted a short film on the ill effects of tobacco and a speech on tobacco awareness was delivered for prisoners. At the end of the session prisoners took a pledge assuring to give up tobacco. On the same day the faculty Ms. A Kondal devi, Mr. Baskaran, Mrs. K.Vidhya conducted a programme on WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY was broadcasted in PSG FM on 31.5.11. They had a discussion on the WHO framework convention on tobacco control.
18.04.11 – NSS Activity
ECO Club, NSS & SNA organized a film show on Truth about tiger at 5 pm on 18.4.11. All the students and faculty viewed the film.
7.04.11 – World Health Day
The faculty Ms. Kondal Devi, Asst Professor, along with the NSS volunteers conducted a programme on World Health Day which was broadcasted in PSG FM. They had a discussion based on the theme ‘NO ACTION TODAY, NO CURE TOMORROW’ in a form of skit.
31.03.11 – World Water Day
The UG and PG Nursing students participated and won prizes for drawing, painting and power point presentation during the Inter Collegiate Competition organized by PSG College of Pharmacy in commemoration of World Water Day and World Forest Day
24.03.2011 – World TB Day
NSS Unit conducted a film show on Prevention of Tuberculosis in an urban area. The film show was arranged by the Filed Publicity Office, Singanallur.
19.03.2011 – Observation of International Science Day
NSS Unit conducted a competition among volunteers on exhibition of working model. Totally 9 teams participated in the competition with different topics, such as :
All the volunteers interestingly participated and prepared the working model. The best three teams were selected and the prizes were given during Intra Cultural Meet on 19.03.2011.
07.03.2011 to 10.03.2011 – International Women’s Day
As part of observing International Women’s Day, the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth & Development University conducted various competitions in Chennai. Among those, our volunteers participated in street play, poster and mime show competitions. On 7.3.2011 they participated in street play and poster competitions. In street play they won second prize and in poster Ms. Devipriya won the third prize. On 10.03.2011, they participated (2 teams) in mime show competition. One team won the first prize. Nearly 33 volunteers participated in the above programme. All of them had a chance to interact with other college volunteers. Each batch was accompanied by Mrs. Gandhimathi & Mrs. K. Vidya, the NSS programme Officers. On 08.03.201, as part of International Women’s Day, NSS Unit, PSG College of Nursing kept the sign board in three places on stressing the 2011 theme. Three best comments were given prizes. The theme was equal rights for women.
12.01.11 to 19.01.11 – National Youth Week
NSS Unit observed National Youth Week by conducting elocution competition on ‘Youth involvement towards National Development and a debate on ‘Effect of technology among youth’.
03.1.11 – Mass awareness on Ill Effects of Smoking and Alcoholism: NSS volunteers conducted the program at S.S Kulum PHC. They performed a skit on alcoholism and smoking, Natiyamum Nadagamum on effects of alcoholism.