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ASSOCIATION FOR WELFARE OF THE POOR AND HANDICAPPED

Regd. Date:    25-06-2008 vide Regd. No :    S 298 2008

Chief Functionary : Dr Kunh Ahammed Kutty

Located in City : Kozhikode of Kerala State, India.
Address NGO Address : Association for Welfare of the Poor and Handicapped PB No 830 Puthiyara P O Calicut 673004 Kerala

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Phone Phone : 0495-2725100
Mobile Mobile : 9895010101
Email Email : aphcalicut@gmail.com
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ACTIVITIES

NGO Activities : SPECIAL EDUCATION Special education is a major tool for empowerment of persons with disabilities. Accordingly it has been always a major thrust area of activities of APH. A series of awareness programmes conducted by the APH has yielded positive changes and there had been strong demands from the community to admit disabled children to special schools. The following are a brief account of the special schools of APH. The Association is also working for the establishment and maintenance of educational institutions for providing better educational facilities including higher education, technical education, special education to the backward community. THE BEGINNING The APH commenced its activities in the year 2005. The activities of the Association are now spread over to a wide area. The welfare activities of APH now cover all categories of differently abled persons, including hearing impaired, visually impaired, locomotor handicapped, mentally handicapped, cerebral palsied and deafblind. The following are the major areas in which APH is concentrating Special Education Medical Intervention Vocational Training & Economic Rehabilitation CBR Projects Higher Education and Technical Education Programmes for women, children and the aged. Programmes on management of chronic diseases. Research, Development & Awareness Building 1. APH SPECIAL SCHOOL FOR MENTALLY HANDICAPPED, MEPPADI, WYNAD The school started in 2006 in a modest way and now it is working in full swing. During the year, 25 mentally retarded students were admitted to the school. There were 39 in the school at the end of the year. The School manages a well equipped Audiology Centre with the services of qualified audiologists. Speech therapy is also provided. Vocational training is conducted in garment making, toys making, coir craft, note book making, plastic works The School manages a well equipped Audiology Centre with the services of qualified audiologists. Speech therapy is also provided. Vocational training is conducted 3.APH SPECIAL SCHOOL FOR MENTALLY HANDICAPPED, KOTTAKKAL The school was started on 6-12-1997. There are 120 MR students. 20 teaching and 12 non-teaching staff are working in the school. A dermatology camp was organized with the cooperation of Junior Chamber and Ayurveda college, Kottakkal. Free medicines were distributed
NGO ID : 230024122
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