Young Men's Christian Association

  • "Know me for my abilities, not my disability" - Robert M. Hensel
  • "Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see" – Mark Twain
  • "Disability is a matter of perception. If you can do just one thing well, you’re needed by someone" – Martina Navratilova
  • "I choose not to place "DIS", in my ability." – Robert M. Hensel
  • "Children with disabilities are like butterflies with a broken wing. They are just as beautiful as all others, but they need help to spread their wings"
  • "The only disability in life, is a bad attitude" – Scott Hamilton
  • "Different but not less" – Temple Grandin
  • "Dis ABILITY: Broken in Body; Not in Spirit"
  • "Use their Skills: Light their Lives"
  • "If there is no struggle, there is no progress" – Frederick Douglass



In the heart of the CITY


20 Minutes walk from Railway Station
15 Minutes walk from Periyar Bus Stand
Shopping area - 5 - 10 Minutes distance in all directions
Meenakshi Temple - Just 3 Minutes walk


Young Mens Christian Association (YMCA)
Main Guard Square, 49, West Avani Moola Street, Madurai - 625001
Tamil Nadu, India
Phone No : 0452-2340591

Office Bearers:

1. President - Fr.J.Benadict Barnabas
2. Vice President - Dr.Sabrin Sonjeev Ross
3. Hon. Treasurer - Dr.J.Sathiah

General Secretary:

Mrs. J.Shamila Doris, YMCA Madurai,
Phone No : 0452-2347950
Mobile Number : 94430 - 17760


1. Mr. G.Jebaraj, Secretary, YMCA Madurai.
    Phone No.: 99438 - 67821.

2. Mr. R.Arul Raj, Secretary, YMCA Madurai.
    Phone No.: 94892 - 84208

Address for Service Projects:

YMCA Kamak Higher Secondary School for the Hearing Impaired
Visalakshipuram, Madurai – 14
Phone No : 0452-2533813.

YMCA Special School for the Mentally Challenged
Ellisnagar, Madurai – 16
Phone No : 0452- 2602903.

YMCA J.P.Kennett Boys' Home
Alagappan Nagar, Madurai – 3.

YMCA Evening Study Centre & Play School
Muthupatty, Madurai - 3.

YMCA St.Martin's Model Farm & YMCA Appasamy Rural Trust
Rajapudukudi, Thoothukudi District

Contact for Accommodation:

YMCA International Guest House
Main Guard Square, Madurai - 1.
Phone No.: 0452 - 4066919, 73581 07854

YMCA Working Women's Hostel
Visalakshipuram, Madurai - 14.
Phone No.: 0452 - 2525423, 73581 07852

Attention Please:- 'As a policy, we in YMCA Madurai do not engage or authorize our students with Hearing Impairment to appeal for donations on behalf of the charitable services provided. If at any point you are approached with such appeals, kindly dismiss them as fake and if possible kindly bring such dubious activities to our notice. Thank you'