Uma Educational & Technical Society, Kakinada(UETS)
Uma Educational & Technical Society was registered in the year 1988. It is a flagship Rehabilitation centre for the differently-abled, which plays a vital role in Prevention, Correction of further occurrence of disability, Equalization of opportunities, Awareness Creation, and Education, enhancing the quality of life and enabling integration of the disabled into mainstream society. Their mission is to reach the un-reached through the provision of both quality and quantity of services for better lives of the differently-abled.
Mr. S.P.Reddy, a post-graduate in Psychology with over 26 years of experience in the Disability sector, founded UETS in 1988. His focus is on giving the best possible services to the differently-abled. The organization works towards the promotion of inclusive, barrier-free and rights-based society for the differently-abled. They also run a workshop that exclusively manufactures aids and appliances for the disabled, like artificial limbs, calipers, crutches.
In 2014, Mr. S.P.Reddy was awarded the State Award by the Government of Andhra Pradesh as the Best N.G.O Executor.