Thirumurthy Rural Development Centre (TRDC)
Thirumurthy Rural Development Center is a unit of SRMAB, which was initiated in the year 1985 to provide free of cost service to adult person’s with visually impairment & other disabilities such as speech & Hearing, mentally challenged, physically challenged and others. The center provides two years agro-based training program which facilitates them to livelihood options with social integration.
The Agro-Based training includes both theoretical and practical aspects in field of Beekeeping, Sericulture, Poultry, Fishery, Horticulture, Agriculture and Dairy. During the first year, trainees undergo training in all the courses depending upon the efficiency and interest of the trainee. After completion & specialization the trainees are assisted to employment or self employment opportunities.
Special school provides education to speech & hearing impaired and functional literary to mentally challenged children. These children are integrated to normal school at their home towns at a later stage, with appropriate support system and follow-up.