Society for Child Development works to create a world of equal opportunities for children and young adults with mental handicap and other disabilities. Its first project, in 1992, was Prabhat, a school for children with learning difficulties in Shakti Nagar. The Prabhat Resource centre comprises of the Prabhat Special School and Vocational Training Centre (now called the Skill Development centre) and Apne Share Live-in centre. It was believed then, as it is now, that the path to self-actualization begins its journey when education is provided at the appropriate time and with quality. Thus, Prabhat provides its students with an educational and training facility that empowers them with the skills that are essential for a successful life as an adult. These skills include among others, those gained from academic, language, and behavioral and pre-vocational teachings. Over the years, the school has developed a systematic approach to the delivery of these services. An early stimulation service is also provided to enable as early a start as possible for integration with mainstream schooling wherever possible. Disabled children who graduate from Prabhat and have achieved some basic level of proficiency are sent to the Skill Development centre. They are trained in various skills like making nontoxic Holi colors, weaving, tailoring, candle making, paper making etc. based on their aptitude, intelligence and the type and extent of disability. Donations received from this option will be utilized for providing nourishing and wholesome midday snacks and lunch to the 60 intellectually-challenged children/youth being educated/ trained at Prabhat Special School/ Skill Development centre of Prabhat Resource centre.
|Donation Option||Break-up cost in INR|
|Breakfast and mid-day meal||500.00|
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