SNC Share and Care: an initiative by the faculties of Sree Narayana College, Kollam, to help economically poor students with the target of providing lunch, books, study materials, medical aid, etc. Providing wholesome and nutritious meals to the economically deprived students, promotes education, health, lessen inequalities and end hunger. It also helps in developing the confidence of the students. Fifty five students were benefitted for the academic year 2019-20. The programme started twenty years ago, is still continuing successfully and will continue in the coming years. During this pandemic period, through this scheme mobile phones were distributed to the needy students.
SNC Palliative Care: A collective initiative in collaboration with National service Scheme, Kollam District Palliative Care, teaching and non-teaching faculties, students and parents of Sree Narayana College, Kollam, aims at improving the quality of life of needy patients and their families facing issues related to life threatening illness by employing “active total care”. It provides relief from pain and other distressing symptoms by integrating the social, psychological aspects of patient care. Formerly, Sree Narayana College, Palliative Care Unit (SNCPCU) started during the academic year 2017-18 aims at inculcating caring mentality among the students and the activities of the same are continued with vigour and vitality by the college staff in cooperation with the students, so that we could render patients and their loved ones expert clinical and moral support.
SNC Ecoscape: The rapid environmental degradation at local, regional and global level is real, which is leading us to global “Environmental poverty”. Sree Narayana College, Kollam (SNCK) is deeply concerned and unconditionally believes that there is an urgent need to address these fundamental problems and reverse the trends. As part of the “Go-Green” movement worldwide, the institution also engaged invarious green initiatives like:
(1) Biodiversity assessment (2) Ecological and environmental awareness programmes (3) Swasthi, an exclusive initiative by the Green Protocol Monitoring Committee of the college) (4) Activities under Biodiversity club and Nature club (5) Campus beautification (6) Botanical Information Service (BIS) (7) Harithakeralam (8) Biofarming (9) Green Audit