Towards an integrated development of children with hearing disabilities

education | status : Archive
Division Unit :
CINI Kolkata Unit
Coverage :
176 deaf children and youths
Donor :
Deaf Child Worldwide
Start date :
1/4/12
End date :
31/3/15

Objectives:

  • Early identification of children and youth with hearing disabilities and ensuring their access to available as well as new services to protect the rights to education, protection and health
  • To empower the target group on their rights and entitlements, help them socialize with others breaking their communication barrier
  • To create a resource pool of educated youths at each level of the project and also resource materials (modules, manuals and different reports and research papers on best practices of the project) for future reference, replication and sustainability
  • To create a safety net through awareness and sensitization of parents, school teachers and communities at large on prevention of abuse and exploitation of these children.
  • To advocate with the government and other organizations to broad base the available services for this marginalized group.