Charity information


We work with partner NGOs in Tamil Nadu to offer support for communities with the highest level of need and who live in remote rural areas. We help provide training and support for women Community Health Workers, build sanitary systems and promote the production and use of traditional herbal medicines. We have piloted a project to tackle the impact by climate change on subsistence farming.

Founded 2005

  • Mission statement

    To support and link with impoverished and isolated rural communities in South India through close liaison with the NGOs that work with them.

  • Aims

    Tamwed aims to:

    • To support and link with impoverished and needy communities in South India.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2005

    Registered Charity Number: 1113533

    Board members: 8

    Volunteers: 20

    Phone number: 01822 832897

    Address: Gellings Park West Harewood Rd Calstock Cornwall PL18 9QN

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  • Community Health Worker Support

    We are training and supporting women to act as community health workers in the villages wh... More
  • Tribal Futures

    Our partner NGO in South India will improve the health, well-being and income of tribal pe... More