Gift a hearing aid to a hearing impaired child

Gift a hearing aid to a hearing impaired child

Impact

A donor like you gave Satish the power to hear!

Satish is an 11-year-old boy from a poor family in Hyderabad. His father is a farmer and the only earning member of the family. Satish was born with a hearing problem but his family did not have the knowledge or money to get him the help he needed.

He was identified by the NGO Ashray Akruti to receive support. They helped his parents understand the need of hearing aid. They taught them how being able to hear would also improve his speech and language skills and was a necessity for Satish to grow.

Ashray Akruti then provided him with a good hearing aid. They also gave him speech and audio therapy. Soon Satish started to frame small sentences and speak. He now goes to school, learns and enjoys his life like any other child.

READ MORE
Giveassured

By donating to this program

you will be sponsoring the benefits for different beneficiaries every month


About The Program

What the beneficiary gets
Enabling Aid
What you get
Tax Exemption
Periodic Reports
Program Description

Ashray Akruti runs a school for hearing impaired students. Hearing loss is the most common sensory deficit in humans today. Approximately 8 % of the total affected population are children. These children for this program are selected by the organization based on their age, the percentage of hearing loss and family's economic status.

The students need hearing aids on a continuous basis. These hearing aids also need replacement every few years. The organization uses the behind the ear model of hearing aid. This model sometimes costs more than Rs.15,000 ($231). Ashray Akruti requires donations to empower the underprivileged hearing Impaired children by supporting them with hearing aids.

Donations made to this program support the cost of the 'Behind the ear' hearing aid given to the beneficiaries. When you donate to this program, hearing-impaired children get access to hearing aids and use their innate capabilities to reach their optimum level of independence.

... Read more

About The NGO

Ashray Akruti
Ashray Akruti Logo
Ashray Akruti

"When the winds of change blow, few build walls and others build windmills"- This saying aptly defines Ashray Akruti's birth. The founder Mr. Babu drew his inspiration from a hearing-impaired family member and with a vision to provide a life of dignity to people with disability, he established Ashray Akruti in 1996.

A special educator himself, Mr. Babu is trained to deal with the hearing-impaired. Statistics say that 2 in 1000 children born in India are deaf and 6 in 1000 children born in Andhra Pradesh /Telangana are born deaf. Recognizing this need, a special school for children with hearing loss was started with five children. With his unfaltering dedication and commitment to serve these children in need; what started with 5 children now caters to the Educational and Vocational needs of about 550 children and youth with a disability.

From providing special education, the organization has now diversified into other areas in health, education and vocational training to address the needs of people with disability.

... Read more
Ngo Founder
Founded in 1991
NGO Leadership

DPK Babu

Area of Operation
Area of Operation
Area of Operation

Hearing impaired | differently abled

Location Of work
Location of Work
Location of Work

Telangana

Ashray Akruti has

provided speech and auditory training to 900 differently-abled students

Award Icon
Awards And Recognitions
Awards And Recognitions

2016: Spirit of Humanity Award

last Audited Icon
Last Audited
Last Audited by GiveIndia

December 2018

Verification-Icon
Verification Visit Reports
Verification Visit Reports

Verification Report 1

Verification Report 2

leadgen subscription image program page

Want to know more about this program before making a donation?

Leave your details and we'll call you.


Program Updates

Program Updates

28 February, 2018

Students celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

#1

Alt TextStudents at the science exhibition

The students of Ashray Akruti participated in the ‘International Day of Persons with Disabilities’ celebrated at Satya Sai Nigamagamam on 3rd December where hearing Aids were distributed.

They took part in the Science and Art Exhibitions and performed in various cultural events as well as performed the National Anthem in sign language.

Thank you!

This program is fully funded because of donors like you.

24/7 Donor Support

Just a message away for information or assistance to make giving seamless for you.

GiveAssured

A promise to our donors that every listed NGO is legally and financially compliant. Learn More

100% Guaranteed Updates

Ensuring you are aware of the impact that your donations are making.