• Mary Clubwala Jadav “Best NGO” Award by the Madras School of Social Work for creating sustainable models that can be replicated on 28th March 2015

  • Gold Star Millennium Award by Chennai Friends Cultural Academy for the outstanding contribution to National Integration in May 2008

  • Star Performance Award by State Bank of India, Chennai circle for SHG linkage as the eve of International Year of Micro Finance in 2005

  • Best Social Worker Award by the International Friendship Society, New Delhi for outstanding achievements and services in the field of social work in 2002


IRCDS is a member of the following Government committees in Tiruvallur District

  • District Bonded Labour Vigilance Committee
  • District Level Advisory Board to combat Child Trafficking and Child Prostitution
  • District Health Society
  • District SSA resource group (Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan means “education for all”)
  • District Child Line Advisory Board
  • District Supply and Marketing Society

IRCDS is also functioning as a District Resource Centre for the Tamil Nadu Voluntary Health Association (TNVHA) – Network of Voluntary Health Associations of India.