National Service Scheme (NSS)

  • Permission to open NSS Unit I was obtained on 18.12.2014.
  • 100 dedicated  and enthusiastic  volunteers  annually

Objectives:

  • inculcate leadership qualities
  • learn the democratic way of life
  • become aware of the community in which they live
  • be sensitive to the needs and problems of the community
  • develop a sense of civic and social responsibility
  • be sensitive to the environment

 

Regular Activities

Regular activities may be categorized into

  • Awareness programmes:  Aids , Thalassemia,  Campus cleaning
  • Training Workshop: Primary Health Care
  • Community service: Visit to Old Age Home, Blind School
  • Thalassemia Detection

 

Special Camp in adopted slum

Gobordanga,  A.T. Chatterjee Road, Dhakuria, Kolkata , Ward No.92

 

Regular Activities: 2014-15

  • Thalassemia Awareness Programme 7th May 2015
  • Visit to Old Age Home: 22nd January 2015
  • Training on Primary Health Care and First Aid by doctors from Sramajibi Swasthya Udyog
  • Campus Cleaning: 31st March 2015

 

Regular Activities: 2015-16

  • Visit to Old Age: 13th October 2015
  • Visit to Blind School: 4th December 2015
  • Thalassemia Detection: 11th December 2015
  • Motivation Camp: 14th December 2015
  • Training on Primary Health Care and First Aid by doctors from Sramajibi Swasthya Udyog
  • Flood Relief to Dhamakhali 28th August 2015

 

Motivation Camp: 14th December 2015

A ‘Motivation Camp’ was organised for the NSS volunteers on 14th December 2015. Shri Samir Kanti Bandyopadhyay, Officer on Special Duty (University Health Services and University College of Medicine, Sports and NSS Activities), University of Calcutta and Dr. Ashish Kumar Sana Programme Officer, NSS PG Unit, Professor, Department of Commerce & Director University of Calcutta-Calcutta Stock Exchange, Centre of Excellence in Financial Markets (CUCSE-CEFM), University of Calcutta were invited to deliver lectures for the students on this occassion. Chairperson of the Governing Body, Smt. KumKum Banerjee was also present to grace the occasion. Welcome address was delivered by the Principal of our college followed by a short deliberation by the Programme Officer of our NSS Unit. It was followed by presentations by our guest speakers The response of the students was overwhelming. The programme was attended by NSS volunteers of both 2014-15 and 2015-16.

Red Ribbon: Aids Awareness 12th January 2015 (2014-15) and 1st December 2015 (2016-17)

Special Camp 2014-15: 3rd February 2015 to 9th February 2015

Day 1:              Inauguration Ceremony, structured interview of local leaders and informal discussion with slum dwellers

Day 2:              household Survey

Day 3:              household Survey

Day 4:              Data analysis and identification of problem

Day 5:              Awareness on iron deficiency and anaemia

Dr. Biplab Sarkar and Dr. Anik Chakraborty  from Sramojibi Sasthya Udyog

Free general health check up of local residents.

Day 6:              Eye Camp by Dr. Sarkar  from

Day 7:              Sit and Draw involving slum children

   

Special camp 2015-16: 25th March to 31st March 2016

Day 1:  Inauguration Ceremony, structured interview of local leaders and informal discussion with slum dwellers

Day 2: household Survey

Day 3: Data analysis and identification of problem

Day 4: Dr. Samir Das spoke on drug addiction and options for rehabilitation. Poster display

Day 5: Self Defense Workshop

Day 6: Music, dance and recitation competition

Day 7: Advocate Krishna Roy on property rights, divorce, dowry etc.

 

Activities scheduled for 2016-17

Aids Awareness Programme                                                  1st December 2016

Visit to blind school                                                                 23rd September 2016

Visit to old age home                                                                3rd October   2016

Training on First Aid and Primary Health Care                 From November 2016

Thalassemia detection                                                              5th December 2016

Campus Cleaning                                                                      December 2016

Thalassemia Awareness Programme                                    7th May 2017

Special Camp in adopted slum                                                February 2017

 

NSS Advisory Committee

Chairperson                                                                               Dr. Runa Biswas (Principal)

Programme Coordinators                                                       Dr. Mousumi Bandyopadhyay

Smt. Madhulika Ghosh

Student Leaders                                                                       Olisha Bhattacharya, Poulomi Baidya

Representative from slum                                                      Shri Kartik Biswas

Development Dept.                                                                 O.C. Lake P.S.

Programme Officer and Member Secretary                       Dr. Bhaswati Ray