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ARUWYE (Auxilium Rural Underprivileged Women and Youth Empowerment) is the Social Development Office(SDO) of the Salesian Sisters of the Chennai Province which is committed to social ministry through its 40 social development centers embracing the whole State of Tamil Nadu and part of Srilanka.

ARUWYE coordinates and supports all the social development activities of the province, by way of mobilization of resources towards financial assistance, provision of equipments and arrangement for need based trainings. ARUWYE facilitates in implementing, monitoring and evaluating the programmes. It takes initiative to build linkages with other NGOs and corporate offices for fund-raising, co- ordinating programmes and for job placement.


  • Formation of Neighborhood Children Parliaments(NCP) and School Children Parliaments(SCP)
  • Human Rights Education for children
  • Awareness on Health and Hygiene for children and women
  • Evening Study Centers
  • Motivational Sessions for Students
  • Vocational Training
  • Summer classes
  • Job Mela and Job Placement
  • Self-employement Training
  • Training on leadership and Entrepreneurship
  • Soft and Life skills Training
  • Financial literacy programme for women and children

Vision & Mission

VISION ARUWYE envisages a just, harmonious and eco-friendly society where the integral and sustainable development of the marginalized is e


Provincial Message

I rejoice in the growth of ARUWYE and I recognize that this year 2019 - 2020 highlights some of the accomplishments and proceedings of the p