Ganga Hospital has been sensitive to its obligations to society and has been an enthusiastic partner in many social service projects. The ongoing projects of both the orthopaedic and plastic departments were consolidated and new ones initiated under one umbrella of 'Project SWASAM' which was inaugurated by Former President Shri APJ Abdul Kalam on 3 May 2008. The project has literally brought a 'breath of new life' to hundreds of patients leading cutting-edge technology but who could not afford it. 10 Projects under 'SWASAM' Project Helpline - Free deformity correction surgeries "Help for the Hands in Need" Project UYIR – People's Movement against road accidents. Road Safety & First aid awareness programmes for School Children and college students Ganga Hospital Accident Helpline Centres Ganga Free First Aid Centre with St John's Ambulance, Tirupur Project 'Smile train' Ganga Hand Injury Support Group Educational activities under Ganga Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation Rural Health programmes.