A Free Home or Muthiyor Illam or Vridhashram for elderly destitute senior citizens is functioning since May, 1996 in Subham Nagar, Old Pallavaram,Chennai. Today, there are close to 60+ senior citizens living there under the care of Sri Poorna Mahameru Trust, which attends to all their needs – accommodation, food, clothing, medical attention etc. free of any charge. “Thriveni Illam” as the free home is called, is situated on a plot of the size 3600 sq.ft and has a floor area of 4200 sq.ft in two floors. View our Team…
Eligibility Criteria for the free old age home
1. Preference will be given to senior citizens without any children
2. Not mentally challenged – As per government norms we cannot admit them, there are seperate organizations for mentally challenged people
3. Senior citizens only ( Above 60 years)
SHANTHI NIWAS – Subsidised paid old age home
To cater to the needs of elders who can afford to pay for their maintenance and who need physical, moral and logistic support in their old age, when their own near and dear are not staying with them, an affordable home Shanti Niwas, with more than 20 rooms is available . The rooms are available on payment of an initial deposit. A room can comfortably house three senior citizens. Food served is charged extra or the senior citizens can choose to cook their food.