Severe damage to life and property caused by floods due to heavy rain in the 1st week of December 2015, CCRD initiated direct relief work immediately in 15 villages at Poondi block, Thiruvallur district. The floods caused extensive damage to standing crops resulting in heavy loss to farmers and also left tens of thousands homeless and deprived of their livelihood. The children & women were severely affected due to disaster situation which is unprecedented. As part of the Flood Relief Work, CCRD provided emergency food kit for more than 2500 children. It has also provided dry food provisions including bedsheets and mats for more than 800 severely affected families.