Department of

Social Work

Department of Social Work


  • The unique distinction of Social Work is to empower the rural people and enhance their livelihood
  • Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas (Periyar PURA – a National Model) has been developed and engaging itself for more than 20 years, with the support of 10,000 students and 1000 staff of Periyar Institutions, Panchayat Presidents & Members, Stakeholders, State and Central Govt. Departments and Benevolent supporters at Global Level.
  • Periyar PURA provides Physical, Knowledge, Electronic and Economic connectivity to 67 villages with the population of 1,19,000, adopted in Thanjavur, Pudukkottai and Trichirappalli Districts
  • CHILDLINE 1098 - Department of Social work, CRD - PMU has been recognized as Nodal Organization for Child Care and Protection covering the Thanjavur District since 2011, funded by Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India.