• Boarding
  • The socio-cultural background and lack of interest of the parents in caring for their own children.
  • Mal nutrition
  • Their religiosity: Lack of Religious Formation, Unhealthy Surroundings.

Hostel for Working Women

The Hostel for Working Women was started in 1954. It has its scope – the salvation of young working girls and students who, for want of proper shelter were exposed to so many dangers. The hostel offers them such a home, a place of moral security, linked with maternal and sisterly affection.


To offer a Catholic Home to young girls who on account of their studies or employment are obliged to live away from home. The centres offers to the inmates a homely and serene surrounding with the motherly assistance of the Salesian sisters whose aim is to respond to the inmates who are far off from their dear ones.

For Accomodation Apply To


Marialaya Salesian Sisters ,
2/202, Pennagaram Main Road,
Sogathur Post,
Anuparpalayam (P.O),
Dharmapuri Dist. – 636809,
Phone: 9994659372.


Marialaya Salesian Sisters ,
Kanakapuram Road ,
Kaspapettai (Post),
Avalpoondurai (via),
Erode Dt. 638115,
Erode Dt. 638115.


Marialaya Shelter Home ,
Plot No, 389, 390, Sri Rangarajapuram Colony Devi,
Karimariyamman Nagar,
Nandambakkam Village, Chennai – 600 069,
Phone: 9710382084.


Marialaya KMSSS TMF,
Plot No. N, State Bank Colony ,
2nd Street MCN Nagar, Thoraipakkam,
Chennai – 600 097,
Phone: (044) 49580480.


Marialaya Avvai Nagar Ner,
Pon Kumaran Main Road ,
Jagir Ammapalayam Salem – 636 302,
Phone: 7397344256.


Anna 4 Children India Trust ,
Kalichettiyur Road Chinnasamuthiram,
Salem – 636 109,
Phone: 9597385458.