As part of its outreach activities, JU organized an interactive session
Nov 29, 2019
JAMMU: As part of its outreach activities, Deptt. of Home Science, University of Jammu today organized an interactive session of students of 1st semester of PG department with the residents of old age home at Ambphalla Jammu.
While outlining the objective of such visit, The Head of Department, Prof. (Dr.) Shashi Manhas said that the students get a chance to learn about the past practices of family relationships, the reasons of deterioration in family and social values and the ways to tackle such problems in the society.
The students interacted with the resident old persons, presented small programmes to bring them out of their shell lives of despair and dejection and bring some moments of joy in their lives.
The students also distributed some warmers and eatables contributed by the students and the HOD.
The Secretary of the old age home, Vijay Bhagotra, on behalf of management of the old age home highly appreciated this continuing practice of students of department of Home Science for the last two years, which has very positive effect on the resident old persons.
The old residents wished good wishes to the students and the faculty of department and the administration of University for such an initiative of far reaching consequences.
Rakesh Kumar, from the department of Home Science helped in organizing the programme.