At this moment, over a million people in India are in unimaginable pain. We refuse to look the other way. We choose to hear the cry, and to do what we can.
Please join us. Your help is needed.

‘Hippocratic’ wins the 2017 Accolade Global Film Competition Humanitarian Award – Award of Distinction

2018 February 20

Congratulations to the wonderful people at Moonshine Agency for creating this beautiful, important and powerful masterpiece! This well-made movie about palliative care in India, through the eyes of Dr M. R. Rajagopal, has already won several accolades internationally.

Here’s to many more awards and recognition for your amazing work and dedication to affecting global social change!

 

Hippocratic: 18 Experiments in gently shaking the world is coming to USA / Canada. Click here to attend a screening near you.

Spreading the word of palliative care through Wall Art

2018 February 19

Students of Mar Baselios College of Engineering, Trivandrum, in association with Pallium India, organized a Wall Art program in Trivandrum on Saturday, February 17. With the help of artists, they painted beautiful images on the wall of Sri Moolam Club, Vazhuthacaud, illustrating the importance of palliative care. The paintings grabbed the attention of passers-by, and many stopped to watch the artists at work.

The program was inaugurated at 9 a.m. by the Mayor of Thiruvananthapuram, Adv. V.K. Prasanth.

For more pictures, please visit our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/palliumindia

DeCARE Logo unveiled

2018 February 15

The logo of DeCARE was unveiled at College of Engineering, Trivandrum on 14th February, 2018.

DeCARE is a technical initiative launched by National Service Scheme of College of Engineering, Trivandrum (CET) in association with Engineers’ Crew for Society and Environment (ENCRESE) and Pallium India. DeCARE aims to identify several requirements of differently-abled people and try to fulfil those needs with the help of technology.

Pazhampori, anyone? Or pickles?

2018 February 12

Pallium India’s staff and volunteers organized a food festival in Ernst & Young, Kinfra Park, Trivandrum on Feb 9, 2018, to raise funds for Kuttikoottam summer camp (summer camp for children of our patients).

Pallium India provides financial support towards the education of our patients’ children. Read more about Kuttikkoottam, our program that currently supports over 300 children, and how you can help: http://palliumindia.org/2017/06/childrens-education-program-you-can-help/

Annual conference of IAPC (Kerala) volunteers at Muhamma, Kerala

2018 February 7

The two day annual event on 3, 4 February 2018 was a grand success. You can see how full the hall was. The whole town emerged in the afternoon to take out a procession leading to the venue.

There were a lot of novelties. A basket of freshly cut organic vegetables replaced the traditional bouquet of flowers.

Two ministers – Dr Thomas Isac and Shri Thilothaman – stayed for several hours. The power of the community was made visible. Congratulations to the organisers at Muhamma and to Narayanan Puthukkudy, the general secretary of IAPC, Kerala.