What We Do
We put in our best efforts to take care of children, women and person with disabilities by providing Child Care Institution under the Juvenile Justice (care and protection of children) act, 2015, Nutritional Support, Special Educational, Medical services, Therapeutic Support, Aids & appliances, Vocational Training Empaneled of Trainer Agency of West Bengal Swarojgar Corporation Limited, Govt. of West Bengal Undertaking and Community Based Rehabilitation Program as well as inclusive education non-formal education, Rehabilitation Council of India approved D.Ed.Spl.Ed.(MR) Course and “Disha” Early intervention and school readiness scheme and “Sohyagi” Care Associate Training Scheme, “Niramaya” Health Insurance scheme, “Badhte Kadam” Community Awareness and Innovative project scheme and “State Nodal Agency Centre” (SNAC) West Bengal under The National Trust. We also run a Special School for Mental Retardation Children with Disabilities under Deendayal Disabled Rehabilitation Scheme under Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India.
Rehabilitation for people with disabilities
- Early identification and intervention
- Therapeutic management
- Physical and functional management
- Special education
- Vocational training
- Referral and follow up services.
- Formal education
- Supplementary education
- Professional Training Course
- General health
- Nutritional programme
Community Development Programme
Supplementary Education Programme
Keeping their motto of rural reconstruction in mind, ABC and AVTM aims to eradicate school drop outs by offering specialized coaching to school attendees aged 3-10 years. Today, we have 31 coaching centers which provide educational support to the needy 1,100 students of rural Bengal. They received quality education from ABC with 31 trained teachers available on a regular basis. Kankrol Coaching Centre, Kankrol, Joypur, Howrah Goaldaha Coaching Centre, Goaldaha, Shyampur, Howrah ...more
Dispensary (Out Patient Department)
To provide medical facilities for better ensuring health care among villagers, by running an outpatient medical unit in its Kathila and Keoradanga campus. Community members get general and mental health service facilities including medicines and awareness regarding health seeking behavior from this project. As such, the project contributes to creating awareness for encouraging a healthy society.
Supplementary Nutrition Programme
Through this Les Amis Des Villages Du Tiers Monde (AVTM) supported project, we are providing nutritious and balanced foods that contain high protein, vitamin and fat to the malnourished children from the community. This project helps to get proper nutrition and prevent disabilities caused by malnutrition and other health related issues.
Research program on Early Intervention for the children with Cerebral Palsy
Early detection and intervention are almost the priority areas regarding the rehabilitation of a child with Cerebral Palsy. For the context of our country, community based rehabilitation involving the parents would be the best mechanism to deliver the rehabilitation. To give a shape to and understand the outcome of this approach, Asha Bhavan Centre is to partner with Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland Australia for a “Community-bas...more
Dominique Lapierre Home For Children With Disabilities, Kathila
The Child Care Institution (CCI) for 300 Girls Children With Special Need under the Juvenile Justice (care and protection of children) act, 2015 at Vill- Kathila, P.O.: Banitabla, P.S.: Uluberia, Dist.: Howrah, Pin 711316. Our CCI care and cure services works full-time throughout the year to foster the rehabilitation programme for female children with disabilities. Through a multidisciplinary approach and individually based programme we are improving the quality of life for women with disabil...more
Asha Bhavan Centre runs a special school affiliated by Department of Disability Affairs under Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Government of India. The Special School programme has experienced qualified teachers working to develop cognitive, social – emotional abilities of children with disabilities The school also prepares students for their vocational skills as per individual abilities. The school follows the standardized curriculum, classroom management, student teacher rel...more
Vocational Training Unit
To help people with disabilities and women become self-dependent in related trades, Asha Bhavan Centre started its vocational training unit. Through this programme, we provide need based and skill based vocational training. It is important to become independent in life and as such we promote independent living skills in the community through this project. Handmade Paper Product, Silk Screen Printing, Knitting, Tailoring, Art and Craft, Beautician and many more are the trades through which we ...more
This project works with professionals and modern scientific technology to supply assistive devices for people with locomotors disability. The project reaches people with disabilities through camps and referrals. This project involves assessment and casting for aids and appliances as per recommendations by the therapist and orthopedic doctor. It also involves the department purchase of necessary materials and manufacturing. And finally it provides the finished device trial and provision to the...more
Dominique Lapierre Home For Children With Disabilities, Keoradanga
In response to the need of an intensive Child Care Institution (CCI) service in the district of south 24 Parganas Asha Bhavan centre started its 2nd CCI for 100 Girls Children With Special Need. With the skilled knowledge of the multidisciplinary professionals and individual programme planning we are trying to improve the quality of life for women with disabilities.
Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR)
This year the project reached 22 blocks of 6 districts. From Morning to Evening, the unit works to improve the quality of life of people with disabilities within the community. We are promoting opportunities and participation for people with disabilities in the community, and aim to increase the involvement of parents, family members and the community at large. This year we ran 11 Community Rehabilitation Centres (CRC) in the remote villages in the district, and through these CRC’s we p...more
Education Project Chain of BVM School
The Education and Training Division provides quality education with social, moral and spiritual values amongst the students, and empowers them for vocation in life. Asha Bhavan Centre provides quality education and support with modern educational infrastructure through its chain school system named “Bodhoday Vidya Mandir” (BVM) Enlightenment of Knowledge. We are running 10 schools nearly 2,500 student in the remote villages of the state to cater to the growing needs for quality ed...more
St. Teresa’s School
To impart English Medium education, which is the present day need of the guardians in the urban and semi urban areas, we started an English medium school from this session 2016-17, St. Teresa’s school by name, at Village Brindabanpur, Block Chandipur, Dist. Purba Medinipur and Pachagarh, P.S.: Mathabhanga, Dist.: Coochbehar. The Principal and all teachers are very careful about their students. Students are really improving their basic education through our school. So, guardians are very...more
Rehabilitation Council of India Approved D.Ed.Spl.Ed.(MR) Course
Asha Bhavan Centre run a Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) approved human resource development training centre for Diploma in Special Education for Mental Retardation “D.Ed.Spl.Ed. (MR). The course is fully self-financed and we have 25 trainees intake capacity. In the month of May 2016 we got approval from Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) to start the training college for Diploma in Special Education for Mental Retardation “D.Ed.Spl.Ed.(MR). The course is fully self-f...more
In support of The National Trust (the autonomous body under the Ministery of Social Justics and Empowerment, Govt. Of India) Asha Bhavan Centre is running the Disha Centres for early intervention for Person with Disability (PwD) in 0-10 years. We are covering the four categories of disabilities under the National Trust Act, through therapies, trainings and providing support to family members.
Care Associate training centre namely Sahayogi Centre started with the support of The National Trust (the autonomous body under the Ministery of Social Justics and Empowerment, Govt. Of India). The aim of the centre is to provide training and create a skilled workforce of care associates to provide adequate and nurturing care for Person with Disabilities (PwD) and their families who require it. It also seeks to provide parents an opportunity to get trained in care giving if they so desire.more
Asha Bhavan Centre has been selected by National Trust Act, Government of India as State Nodal Agency Centre (SNAC), West Bengal. Through this, we will be able to reach more persons with disabilities in the state with a greater responsibility. We positively assume that this opportunity will open the various directions to work better for the welfare of Persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation and Multiple Disabilities in the state.
The unique programme was developed for extensive support of those children who are in very miserable condition and surrounded by potential dangers to become abounded for the necessary need to survive. We support medical expenses to save life and promote good health, we support educational expenses to help them keep intact with the educational and become independent in life. Through the livelihood support, we organize to set up small business, skill development training to assist the children ...more
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