The NGO Accreditation Council for the Social Justice Department chaired by Hon. Minister for Panchayaths and Social Justice, Government of Kerala has granted Accreditation status to the Kottayam Social Service Society – social service organization of the Kottayam Archeparchy. The Government had approved a framework and NGO Accreditation Manual for the Social Justice Department in order to utilize the service of credible, well-working NGOs in Governmental activities and a Technical Committee had been put in place to scrutinize the applications from NGOs. As a result 16 applications were considered at the State Level after preliminary scrutiny and the NGO Accreditation Council approved 12 out of them for accreditation. KSSS has been implementing a Service Providing Centre, Family Counselling Centre, Creche and various Awareness programmes down the years with the support from the Social Justice Department, Kerala. The Accreditation status conferred is yet another recognition for KSSS’ developmental interventions for society, irrespective of caste and creed.