ST. GREGORIOS DAYABHAVAN , WHO WE ARE
Through untiring efforts and service commitment, our institution strives to rekindle young aspirations and make them come alive. It battles constantly against discrimination and stigma, methodically steers health campaigns and awareness programs in remote villages and areas seeking social inclusiveness and economic opportunities for the less privileged. St. Gregorios Dayabhavan is an initiative of the Malankara Orthodox Mission Board and was established in 2003 by (Late Lamented) HG Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios. The institution aims to battle against pandemics such as the HIV/AIDS and TB by promoting equitable access to quality prevention, comprehensive treatment, care, support and rehabilitation services to all those living with or at risk of infection. As a new initiative, this campaign is extended to Kidney diseases. Dayabhavan supports the poor and disadvantaged children with formative and professional education in an effort to ameliorate their social standing and enabling them for quality lives.
MISSION & VISION
To holistically extend care & support to the HIV/AIDS infected and affected, thereby increasing their confidence to lead an independent and secure life.
Ensuring the quality of life of the HIV/AIDS affected and infected through continuous rehabilitation, education and providing economic opportunities.
OUR CORE VALUES
Building institutions upon pillars of Love, Compassion, Care and Commitment.
OUR ObjectivesEnable people living with HIV (PLHIV) to adopt and cope with a better and quality life
Fulfill physical as well as psychological needs of PLHIV
Provide care and support to HIV affected as well as infected children
Impart sex education and capacity building programs
Advocate awareness on HIV/AIDS, TB, Suicide Prevention, Chronic Kidney disease Health & hygiene in schools, colleges and community level
Network with likeminded NGO‘s to improve the overall quality of their activities
Offer quality life to senior citizens as well as geriatric and palliative care to the needy
Community service to the rural folk and empowerment to the women
Infant care center for the abandoned, surrendered and orphan kids
President: H G Dr. Yuhanon Mar Thevodoros
Co-President: H G Dr. Yuhanon Mar Chrysostomos
Vice President: H G Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim
Member: V. Rev. Abraham Marret Cor Episcopa
Secretary: Fr. Jinesh K. Varkey
Hon. Treasurer: Mr. Sathyan Parakadavil
Internal Auditor: Mr. N.M. Achenkunju
Technical Consultant: Mr. G. Joy
Financial Consultant & Auditor: Mr. K. Reny Philip
Mentor: Mr. Reji Cherian Thomas
Legal Consultant: Retd. Justice P G Chacko
Medical Superintendent: Dr. Licy Cherian