A caring hand for the destitute.
Thanal- a new initiative by the Kerala State Council for Child Welfare- is a rescue mission for children. The programme focuses on the rehabilitation of abandoned children and to provide support system to children with disabilities. Financial assistance is given to children with academic excellence. Toll free number, 1517, accessible to children all over Kerala is operated through ‘Thanal’ district centres. ‘Thanal’ volunteers will take necessary actions within 24 hours of receiving the call.