History and Background 

Snehatheeram, “Shore of Love”, started functioning in 2003 as a resource centre in Ernakulam, Kerala for PLHIV and their families; and in 2004, this was shifted to Aluva. This centre had been providing psychological, emotional and spiritual support, information about treatment options and been involving in HIV awareness campaigns to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS, till it was formally opened as a 20-bedded community care centre for PLHIV, on October 4, 2007. This is a residence of the Camillian community at Mananthavady.


To provide comprehensive health care to the sick, especially people infected and affected with HIV/AIDS.


To address the comprehensive needs of PLHIV, ensuring their dignity and overall quality of life by caring, motivating and rehabilitating them with the involvement of the community.

Fr. Biju Sebastian, Superior and Director
Fr. Sunny Aresseril , Administrator
Dn. Albin Munjanattu, Member

West Kadungalloor P.O.
Aluva – 10, Ernakulam District
Kerala, India.
Ph. +914842607777

St. Camillus: Saint of the Red Cross

St. Camillus: Saint of the Red Cross I

23rd December 2016

story of St. Camillus I read more

St.Camillus: A Humble Brother II

24th December 2016

Camillus returned to the monastery read more

St.Camillus: The Priest III

25th December 2016

Reassured by the miracle of the Crucifix read more

St.Camillus: Advocate of the Poor IV

26th December 2016

The Red Cross of the Ministers read more

Heart of St.Camillus V

27th December 2016

He lived the last six months read more

Camillian Thoughts

  • Poor & Sick: St.Camillus Thoughts

    “The poor and the sick are the heart of God. In serving them, we serve Jesus the Christ.” St. Camillus De Lellis read more

  • Serving: St.Camillus Thoughts

    The sick we are serving will one day cause us to see the face of God. St. Camillus De Lellis read more

  • Sick

    Sick are our Lords and Masters. Hospitals are the mystical vineyard of the Lord. St.Camillus de Lellis read more

  • Heaven

    Think well. Speak well. Do well. These three things, through the mercy of God, will make a man go to Heaven. St. Camillus de Lellis read more

  • Commitment: St.Camillus Thoughts

    Commitment is doing what you said you would do, after the feeling you said it in has passed. Saint Camillus De Lellis read more

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