JESUIT MIGRANTS MINISTRY

About Us – JESUIT MIGRANTS MINISTRY EXTERNAL

About Us

About Us

The Jesuit Migrants Ministry (External)
The Jesuit Migrants Ministry (External) was founded on 10thAugust 2015 at Chennai. Fr. Arockiasamy SJ for two years and Fr. Jayaseelan SJ for one year did the spade work for founding the Ministry. Fr. Eugine Sebastian Rosario SJ is the founding Director of this work. Fr. Devadass SJ as provincial of The Jesuit Madurai Province took the initiative and Fr. Jebamalai Raja SJ Superior, The Jesuit Chennai Mission and Fr. Sebasti L. Raj SJ Provincial, The Jesuit Madurai Province established the work providing personnel and finances.
The Jesuit Migrants Ministry (External) is the work of The Jesuit Chennai Mission of The Jesuit Madurai Province of The Society of Jesus.
The Jesuit Migrants Minstry ( External) here after noted as JMMEx has taken on itself the mandate to work for the welfare of the outmigrants of Tamil Nadu initiating its works among the Catholics and especially the Dalit Catholics of the Northern Districts of Tamil Nadu.
The migrant workers who have gone to Singapore, Malaysia, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, Omen and several other countries of the world as cooks, domestic workers, drivers, electricians and labourers in any field and the families they have left behind are the concern of JMMEx.
1. Ensuring Safety and Security of the migrant workers themselves.
2. Intervening when the migrant workers face difficulties in their places of work.
3. Educational Guidance to the siblings or children of migrant workers.
4. Health Guidance for the families of migrant workers especially the elderly parents.
5. Entrepreneurial Guidance for the spouses, siblings and /or the Children of the migrant workers as well as the returnee migrant workers themselves.