Carehomes For The ElderlyThe elderly come to Amma’s homes for refuge from troubled families, or because they have no one to look after them, or simply because they want to spend their last years in a tranquil spiritual ambience. The residents feel the care homes have a family atmosphere, and they regularly participate in activities around the
The care homes are located in Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu; in Kottayam, Kerala; and in Bangalore and Karwar in
Karnataka. Each of the four homes has been built in a serene location, either in the country or near a branch
ashram. The homes have a hall for prayer and community functions, including cultural programmes, in which
neighbours and friends often participate.