Resource Centre

A small but strong resource centre with wide range of reports, publications, and researches on Children, Women, Unorganised Workers, Disabled and Environment is functional in Jeeva Jyothi Anandha Illam. The public are welcome to use our resource centre with prior appointment.


Internship / Concurrent Trainings offered for Students in Jeeva Jyothi

The Students who are being trained in Jeeva Jyothi are

  • Loyola College
    • Dept of Social Work
    • Dept of Sociology
    • Dept of Medical Sociology
    • Dept of Commerce
    • Dept of English

 

Post Graduate Social Work Students from

  • Mar Gregorious College
  • Madras Christian College
  • Women's Christian College,
  • Madras School of Social Work
  • D. G. Vaishnav College

Publications

The media has a strong social and cultural impact upon society. This is predicated upon their ability to reach a wide audience with a strong and influential message. Jeeva Jyothi uses media – print, audio and visual – to help influence the discussion of children's, women's and unorganised workers' rights.

Printed Publications

  • Manitham Vazha,
    • on women' issues in Tamil
    • Copies available for sale at Rs. 50
  • Makers of the Future
    • On Children's issues in English
    • Copies available for reference  

 

  • VIYARVAI Thedal
    • Book on unorganized workers
    • In Tamil
    • Copies available for sale at Rs. 50
  • Budding Journalists – Success Stories of Siruvar Desam,
    • an English journal published by the children of Pulicat.
    • Copies available for reference  

 

  • Siruvar Desam
    • Tamil quarterly newsletter by and for children

 

  • Jeeva Jyothi in Velicham,
    • a Tamil monthly magazine on social awareness
  • Social Awareness songbook
    • With social awareness songs to be used in social movements
    • Copies available for sale at Rs. 50

 

Visual  Media

  • Jeeva Jyothi Women's Journey toward Success –
    • Tamil documentary film
    • Available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi
    • Available for sale at Rs. 100

 

  • Blossoms of the Street
    • an English documentary film depicting street children's lives
    • Available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi
  • Unheard Voices 
    • an English-language documentary film portraying the lives of child labourers in brick kilns 
    • available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi

 

  • My Village
    • documentary film made the children of Pulicat during their media training
    • Available in English and Tamil
    • Available for sale at Rs. 100
    • available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi

 

  • Wings of Freedom 
    • A documentary film on rice mill workers' children in English
    • available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi
  • Rebuilding the Lives 
    • English documentary film on tsumani victims.
    • Available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi

 

  • New Life 
    • a film on changes made through Jeeva Jyothi activities in the Pulicat area
  • Rays of Hope
    • English documentary on Jeeva Jyothi's intervention in the field
    • Available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi

 

  • Nalavaazhvil Pudhiyapaadhai
    • A film on peoples participation in enhancing the public health services with the support of National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)
    • Available for viewing at Jeeva Jyothi

 

Audio CD

  • Makkal Manasu – social awareness songs
    • Available for sale at Rs. 75