Sri Lanka
De La Salle

St.John Baptist De La Salle

(Patron Saint of Teachers and Educators)

The founder of the religious congregation of De La Salle Brothers F.S.C is the guiding light of Boys' Town.

Hamangild Joseph

Rev.Bro.Hamangild Joseph

The founder of Diyagala Boys' Town is our source of inspiration as the seminal influence of his vision and dreams permeates through our activities today.


Infrastructure & Learning resources

>> Well equipped workshop: lathe, milling, electronics, electrical

>> New computer center

>>Excellent sports & games facilities: Indoor badminton court

>> Social center

>> Cafeteria & farm shop

>> Agriculture & animal husbandry

>> Nursery


Dear Friends,


We welcome all of you to the "Pearl of the Indian Ocean"

We the De La Salle Brothers, the staff and the trainees of Diyagala Boys' town greet you and are happy to have you in our midst.




Here we have built a Boys' Town

Within these strong walls there shall be

time to think, time to learn, time to perfect invaluable skills and to explore new techniques

Across this threshold young men shall confidently stride to meet the challenging years ahead armed with sound training

Stranger, bid them Godspeed along that sunlit road!


Diyagala Boys Town


Diyagala Boys' Town is for underprivileged, handicapped, Orphans, single parent children, victims of war and otherwise abandoned youth of Sri Lanka.



To make Boys' Town the most sought out Training Institution especially by the parents of poor youth. The Founder made poverty the most important qualification to gain admission to Diyagala Boys' Town. It is the poor who needs our help and we must help them. To provide and promote value education to the poor and marginalized youth & give them excellent training in Technology, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry with assistance of devoted staff & supervisors.



Provide a four (4) year  Residential Training Program with all facilities to fit them employment or self-employment and enable them to become productive citizens of Sri Lanka.