YRC in Sri Sarada college of education was established in the academic year 2008 as per the orders of the Government of Tamil Nadu. A qualified lecturer is recognized as the leader under his guidance, the students are trained and encouraged to manage the affairs of the group, electing their own office-bearers. The mission of the Indian Red Cross is to inspire, encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human sufferings can be minimized and even prevented and this contributes to creating a climate for peace. It promotes mutual understanding, friendship, cooperation and lasting peace amongst all peoples.
The program focuses on the following areas:
- Encourage community service through training and education
- Awareness programme on HIV/ AIDS
- Visiting Orphanage and street home children