National Service Scheme [NSS] is an extension aspect to the higher education system to learn about the student youth to community service while they are studying in educational institutions, under the guidance of Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India.
Various activities undertaken by the NSS volunteers in adopted villages/slums for community service on yearly basis.
Young volunteers can make a significant contribution to meeting the needs of the most helpless people within their local communities through Red Cross youth program. This has been designed to involve young people as much as possible in the movement and its activities not only as workers and also as beneficiaries, but as partners in management.
Some of the activities of YRC are