AVE MARIA HOUSE
Home for Leprosy Patients
To take care of the aged and young patients who need physical, medical, psychological and educational help
Rehabilitation of the young Leprosy affected persons and their settlement. Honourable care for the aged and protection of their dignity.
- Older patients: gardening and making paper bags
- Younger ones: Making greeting cards, gardening
- Middle-aged: Security staff
Group discussions and personal dialogue through which we teach self-dependence.
Recreation: indoor and outdoor games and audiovisual programmes.
Cultural activities: patients participate in performances and recitals an Sumanahalli and outside.
Sumanahalli provides a live-in facility for 100 patients. The Ave Maria Home accommodates 60 patients, while 40 others, along with their families, are housed in the family quarters in campus.
To find jobs for all and to resettle them into society.