The charitable and social activities and works of the Diocese of Bhadravathi are organised and conducted by the Commission for Social Work and Health. It is also known as Malnad Social Service Society. It is a registered charitable organization which organizes charitable and social projects and programmes for the Diocese of Bhadravathi. The main focus of the organization is the empowerment and improvement in the quality of the poor and other vulnerable sections in society. It has its office in Shimoga within the campus of St Joseph’s Forane Church, Shimoga of the diocese of Bhadravathi. It functions under the leadership of Rev. Fr. Abraham Areeparambil with a team of efficient personnel.