School for Disable children in India

Published: 10th February 2012
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School building was constructed with the help of economic assistance by the social welfare department which provides education, training as well as hostel facilities to girls. Here we have total 21 trained teachers out of which 9 are blind. All the study materials and training is provided Free of cost to the students.

Netraheen Vikas Sansthan (Blind School Jodhpur-Rajasthan-India ) is working for rehabilitation of blind, deaf & dumb and mentally retarted students since last 33 years in Suncity Jodhpur by providing free education with boarding and lodging facility separately for boys and Girls. The School was started on 15th August 1977 with only two blind students the number of which has gone to 403 at present out of which 101 are girls. The school is registered with Registrar of Societies, Govt. of Rajasthan Vide Regd. No. 436/1978-79 and is recognised by Department of Education, Government of Rajasthan upto 12th standard. This is the only institute for girls with hostel facility in Rajasthan. The school is up to senior secondary level for blind. All the teachers many of whom are even blind also are well trained and highly qualified. The results of 10th and 12th Board exams have always been maintained at 100% since beginning of school. The Students of the school have been awarded several times Medals and Prizes not only at National, State and District level but also at International level in the field of various Education, Sports and Music competitions.

Aims of the society (Netraheen Vikas Sansthan)

To provide education and training to blind boys and girls, Make arrangements for Rehabilitation and efforts are made to make available the facilities provided by the govt. to these blind children.

To establish Braille press, library and cassette library for the blind

To arrange for the treatment to those, whose eyes are worth for treatment and also to provide guidance in this field.

To arrange seminars and workshops on the problems of the blind.

To arrange special surveys on the blind persons and try to solve their problems with the help of Government and the society.

To establish them in self employment by giving training in cottage industries.

To undertake all those tasks this may be related with the development and growth of intellectual eyes in the blind.




Braille Printing Machine
The school has imported special Braille printing machine from Sweden in the year 2001 with the help of funds given by the British High Commissioner & Member of Parliament Late Dr.L.M.Singhvi . The machine is very useful for converting books of normal text matter into Braille script which is used by all the students for their schooling.

Audio Recording Facility
There are three mode of teaching to blind students mainly teaching in class room , secondly through Braille books and lastly by giving them audio cassettes on different subjects which they can hear later on to revise the course contents taught in the class room .There are 2768 recorded cassettes of different subject available as on date . The dubbing is done in school’s Computer lab only with the latest equipments.

Home Science
Regular cooking & hobby classes are conducted for blind girls to make them self dependent.

Yoga Classes
The school also started yoga clases after the visit of famous Yoga Guru Baba Ramdeo in the school. To keep the students physically fit, time to time Yoga camps are organised by the school.

Spiritual Camp
To improve the moral character of students and to keep them away from the bad habits like tobacco eating, smoking and drinking etc. various lectures are organised at frequent intervals by famous saints and spiritual teachers of different religion to give them moral education and to teach them the importance of relationship of mind, soul and body.

NETRAHEEN VIKAS SANSTHAN
D-Sector, Kamla Nehru Nagar
Jodhpur, Rajasthan, 342003 INDIA.

Founder : Mrs. Sushila Bohra (CEO)

Call Us: +91 9414133879,
+91 291 2750423,

+91 291 2751898

Mail Us: info@jodhpurblindschool.org

Visit Us: www.jodhpurblindschool.org

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