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Journey to Empowerment Resource Guide - Release of 3rd Edition

We are very happy to share that our Resource Guide for Children with Special Needs 'Journey to Empowerment' has been published. This is our 3rd Revised Edition.

This Resource Guide has all the information very systematically divided in to Ten Chapters.
1) Introduction 2)Orientation 3) Education 4) Vocation 5) Rehabilitation 6) Recreation 7) Recondition, 8) Contribution 9) Legislation & 10) Inclusion.

Introduction has definitions, info about Rights of People with Disability Law 2016 etc. Orientation has basic information about various disability conditions like Intellectual Disability, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Visual, Hearing, Speech impairment etc. Education contains disability wise lists of special schools in Mumbai & other metro cities. Similarly, Vocation has lists of sheltered workshops etc.

Rehabilitation section is very important section & has information about child guidance centres, support groups, marriage bureaus, Life Care Centres & much more information. Recreation tells about organisations, individuals who are working with children & adults with special needs in the field of sports, art/drama etc.Recondition will clear many of our misconceptions about disability.

Contribution explains about volunteering, crowd funding. Legislation is a very important section that tells about latest changes in our legal structure, which are the laws that govern the disability sector, schemes for the people with disability.Inclusion stresses upon participation of person with disability in the mainstream society.

In the Foreword for the Resource Guide Dr. Dharmishtha Mehta (Former Reader, Special Education Department, S.N.D.T. Women's University, Juhu) says that this Resource Guide serves as a Light-house amidst the unclear waters of ignorance, feeling of being lost, confused or unguided.

Do Contact us to get your copy of Resource Guide 'Journey to Empowerment' Kavita Shanbhag - ChildRaise Trust, Founder & Managing Trustee
Mobile No- 09820256731 Email- childraisetrust@gmail.com
Donation Cost- Rs. 500/- (Courier Cost extra)
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