NSS is an initiative of Alphonsians to serve the communities outside college. It’s moto is “Not Me But You” which ensures that college students participate in the well being and social welfare of the community and it also aims at enhancing their personalities. Through NSS, students are encouraged to partake in activities that will shape them into more caring, informed and well-groomed individuals.

Objectives of NSS

NSS unit of Alphonsa College, Thiruvambady started in 2022 with a sanction from the Vice-Chancellor on 05.05.2022. Our NSS SFU Code is NSS/AFU/UOC/CLT/26. Our Unit No. is SF 42 and our Programme Officer is Mr. Joseph Pulimoottil. The strength of student volunteers will be 50 in the beginning. The primary objective of our NSS unit is to arouse social consciousness and provide the students with an opportunity to work with the community. The activities of the unit are coordinated and monitored by a college level committee. However, the volunteers are given freedom to choose, decide and implement some special programmes, with a view to develop the leadership qualities. The volunteers are required to put in at least 120 hours of Social work in an academic year in various projects. Our NSS unit will be conducting many social programs like clean up drives, yoga week, street plays, road safety rallies, blood donation camps, awareness programmes, and Camps.