Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled is currently working on a cutting-edge disability-friendly residential school which is nearing completion. The school is constructed on an area of 48,000 Square feet in HSR Layout, Bangalore, which was allotted by the Government of Karnataka. The key features of the building include complete accessibility to address needs of all disabilities, ultramodern infrastructure with accessible assistive technology, an auditorium with meditation hall, yoga centre, gymnasium and therapy rooms and separate hostels for boys and girls.

 

Features of Samarthanam Residential School:

 

  • A 100% disabled friendly school with the best infrastructure, technology and facilities.
  • Can operate and cater to more than 700 students with disabilities and those from underprivileged backgrounds.
  • Special facilities include a meditation hall, recreation facilities, yoga, gymnasium, computer lab etc.
  • Spacious classrooms with state of the art teaching-learning aids.
  • Improved physical environment - lighting and paint schemes to help students with visual impairments.
  • Lifts and ramps to help students with mobility challenges.
  • Signboards to help students with hearing impairments.
  • Teaching-learning materials made available in accessible formats.
  • Provision of Assistive Technology like Interactive keyboards, screen reading software etc.

 

 

What is Inclusive Education?

Inclusive education is when all students, no matter what the challenges are, are placed inclusive classrooms suitable to their age while receiving the same instruction, interventions, and supports that enable them to meet success in the core curriculum as their nondisabled peers.

Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled an NGO for the disabled children advocates the principle that students with disabilities are as fundamentally capable as their nondisabled peers.

 

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For further details, contact 

info@samarthanam.org

 

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