Nest Centres

General Manager:
Mr. Priyantha Gunasinghe
Mobile Phone 0777705294
Office : Kåre House
241, Beach Road
Hendala, Sri Lanka

Districts where Community Health Workers live and work

Gampaha District address

Kåre House, 241 Beach Road, Paliyewatte, Hendela, Wattala Telephone: 0094 11 2931680
The Gladys School of Community Health Work and Development, Paliyewatte, Hendela, Wattala.
Telephone; 0094 11 2946392
Contact: Mrs. Dharshani Jayasiri, Manager, Gampaha District

Colombo District address

Nest “Niche”, 42 Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 3
Telephone: 0094 11 2576278
Fax: 0094 11 2576031
Contact: Mrs. Anoma Perera, Manager Finance

Kandy District address

Manager – Mr. Sisira Jayantha

“Dumbara Gedere”, 434/154 Kiripattiya Road, Kanahampitiya, Mediwaka, Ududumbara
Telephone: 009481 5622003 (Manager) / +9471 425 7752

The Skills Development Centre, Mulleriyawa
Contact Mrs. Madushi Herath

The Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children

When Nest found out that children under 13 years of age were being referred to the Psychiatric clinic, at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children from all over the country, Nest Community Health Workers started visiting the OPD Room 22. Dr. Swarna Wijetunge is the Consultant Psychiatrist.

Adults and youth in the Forensic wards at the National Institute of Mental Health, Angoda

Nest introduces activities for the adults and adolescents in the Forensic wards once a fortnight. The CHWs take refreshments and many things for everyone to do and enjoy themselves, including taking them out in the garden.