Our Vision

Mainstreaming Deaf Children and Youth through Quality Education and Skill Developm

Our Mission

Empowering the deaf community in India to lead sustainable and self-reliant lives through customized trainings and employment opportunities.

About the Deaf Community

  • In India, there are huge misconceptions about Sign Language and its usage.
  • Families have no support system where they can be given options on ways to bring up their child.
  • Dearth of right pedagogy and teaching resources mapped to the needs of the Deaf community in India.
  • Lack of communication within their own families has kept them away from development of core soft skills.
  • Deafness is treated as a medical condition which needs to be remedied. There is a lot of stress on making the deaf child speak.
  • About 500 Government aided Deaf schools in the country primarily based on the oralism approach do not encourage the use of sign language.

Our Core Objectives

  • Developing specialized vocational training courses.
  • Creating a pool of deaf trainers/ interpreters for the deaf community.
  • Building employability skills of the deaf youth through market-aligned vocational training.
  • Spread awareness and sensitize the corporate for future possibilities of employment of deaf youth.
  • Sensitizing and Training the teachers from deaf schools to ensure that children can be taught more effectively.
  • Conducting collaborative training with other organizations in 2 and 3 tier regions and creating local livelihood opportunities.
  • Provide accessible education to Deaf children through interactive and multimedia based format to bring about greater involvement in the subjects.

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