SEVALAYA SAMARITAN GRAMODHARAN SAMITHY (SSGS) is an NGO that works to improve the living condition of the underprivileged, especially the tribal communities in and around Gudalur, Nilgiris District, South India.

It runs a free hospital for the target beneficiary groups, and supports the tribal communities with help for the children’s education as also periodic supply of nutritious provisions, clothes and blankets and materials for repairing their huts.

From 1st April 2021, SGS is part of the Sevalaya group of organisations. A 34 year-old NGO, Sevalaya runs a Community College (Vocational School) in Gudalur that teaches tailoring so that women without financial means can support their families. Till Samaritan Hospital and the activities of SSGS can be managed financially with own funds, Sevalaya is committed to support them through supplementary activities