Amma Vodi has a total intake capacity of about 200 inmates and is set-up on a two acre land belonging to the Datta Peetham, Mysore. Situated adjacent to the Sri Ganapati Sachchidananda Ashrama, near Dindigal, Hyderabad, this organization involves many facilities worth Rs.30 million to help destitute women lead a normal life.
Amma Vodi is equipped with all the essential services and amenities needed for the overall development of the women inmates: Physical, Social, Emotional and Spiritual. The objective is to offer each woman a home in its truest sense. The various features of this home include :
A 60 room dormitory which can accommodate about 200 women inmates. The rooms are well equipped with required furniture, to make the inmates stay comfortable.
Kitchen and Dining
The kitchen and dining block includes a well-equipped kitchen with storage areas including a cold storage. The dining area can cater to over 100 people at a time.
Congregation Hall, Recreation and Library
A congregation Hall-cum-Library and Reading Room are envisaged to provide inmates facilities for their emotional and mental growth. Through these, they will have an opportunity to meaningfully occupy their minds and to share their learnings and knowledge. Adequate recreational facilities have been integrated to ensure a healthy balance of peace and happiness.
Ammavodi has a dedicated Hospital just adjacent to its building with doctors treating for General checkup, ENT, Gynecology, Cardiology and Cancer treatment. This hospital provides free medicines and all related medical tests for the needy free of cost.
This block consists of sophisticated machinery required for Laundry, including a Boiler. The first floor is exclusively for drying clothes in the rainy season.
This room houses a power generator which can supply uninterrupted power for the entire unit. The generator can easily take-up the required load at Amma Vodi.
This block consists of 6 living quarters which can comfortably accommodate 18 people at a time.
Even the surrounds have been given special thought. The layout has been so planned that the inmates are very close to Nature and at peace with themselves.