ChildRaise Trust

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Address: ChildRaise Trust, B/9, Jaldevi Niwas, New Karnatak Building, Mogal Lane, Matunga Road (W), Mumbai-400016.

Aligned to the following Sustainable Development Goals

Who We Are

ChildRaise Trust is committed to the empowerment of children with special needs & adults with disabilities. We believe that information is power & it can change lives. ChildRaise has a unique acronym i.e. R for Rehabilitation, A for Awareness, I for Information, S for Support & E for Education. To make our mission successful we have developed CRIS: ChildRaise Information Services which has interventions at multi level such as 1) Internet Service- This is a cross disability website on rehabilitation services, resources & updated information on disability. 2) Print Support: Resouce Guide- Journey to Empowerment : a roadmap for Special needs children & other information material . 3) DISHA: Disability Helpline & Action Toll Free No 1800-22-1203.
4) ChildRaise Centre for Remedial Therapy, Counselling & Guidance
5) DTour- Disability & Diversity Sensitisation Drive: Day Tours to different Disability & Diversity organisations who are striving to be independent.
5) Sports Centre for Children with special needs

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Raising Funds For

ChildRaise Trust believes that Information is Power and it can change lives. Therefore, we intend to
1) Publish more Information pamphlets/books on various disabilities in English, Hindi and Marathi. And make it
available to the target group &general public.
2) Website Development-To make more Accessible to visually impaired, learning disabled
users with advanced user-friendly features and also to add more articles/information in Marathi/Hindi.
3) Workshops/Exhibitions to be held & Educational videos to be created for parents, teachers and volunteers.
Educational Camp,Therapy support for needy students with special needs.
4) Awards-Felicitate the parents and teachers working with special needs and acknowledge their contributions in
their child / student's life. 5) Sports therapy & training for kids with special needs

Fund Utilization in 2018

Total funds raised in 2018 - INR 142000

Project NameCRIS- ChildRaise Information Services
Amount Utilized (INR)142000
Project DescriptionThe Tata Mumbai Marathon 2018 funds were utilised for 1) content writing, research, maintenace of 2) Publication of 3rd revised edition of ChildRaise Resource Guide-Journey to Empowerment: a roadmap for children with special needs 3) Maintenance of Toll free & landline for DISHA: Disability Helpline & Action Toll Free No 1800-22-1203 , tele counselling 4) ChildRaise Centre- Counselling & Guidance for needy students.
LocationsMumbai City > Maharashtra (MH)
CausesEducation > Others
ImpactOur was started in 2001. Since then , every month the website is updated for latest news, events, developments from the disability sector. Approximately 24,000 beneficiaries avail of this facility which is free of charge. With the help of DISHA- Disability Helpline & Action, many parents, professionals can save time because we provide all the updated information over the phone. Our resource guide also serves in the similar way. Thus we provide information services through various channels.
Activities Conducted
NoActivity / Item / BeneficiariesQuantity / Number, if applicable
1 24000
2 DISHA- Disability Helpline & Action 1200

Fund Utilization in 2017

Total funds raised in 2017 - INR 102500

Project Name 1) 2) Resouce Guide 3) DISHA: Disability Helpline & Action Toll Free No 1800-22-1203. 4) ChildRaise Centre- Counselling & Guidance centre
Amount Utilized (INR)102500
Project DescriptionThe funds are utilised for following activities:
Every month, our cross disability website is updated & maintained for our beneficiaries. Web domain space, registration, website design changes, content management, designers, writers have to be duly paid.
Our Toll Free helpline- DISHA is operational. We have completed six years of committed service. People with disabilities, Caregivers, professionals call us for information on disability. Our constant research & efforts are on to provide them with information. Ours is the helpline which is not IVRS based but attended by a trained personnel. We utilise our funds for personnel, technology tools, machines etc.
In the next few months, revised edition of our resource guide: Journey to Empowerment will be published & also a calendar of tips, coping strategies for parents of a child with special needs. Printing of research working copies, designers remuneration etc is done through this funds.
In our ChildRaise Centre- children with special needs are given remedial therapy. Those who can not afford are accommodated in the centre. Parents are trained so their therapy is continued. Those who require medical intervention are helped.
LocationsMumbai City > Maharashtra (MH),Mumbai suburban > Maharashtra (MH)
CausesSocial Inclusion > Persons with Special Needs,Social Inclusion > Awareness and Advocacy
ImpactEvery month is updated & we reach out to our beneficiaries with updated information on disability. More than thousand people seeking information on disability log on to our cross disability website which is linked to more than 350 other disability organisations. Since we provide subsidised therapy, number of students come for remediation & parents come to us for training. Our educational grant to a visually impaired student to complete his B.ED has made him self relient . In other case, we have provided two special tape recording machines to visually impaired students to make talking books for competitive exams.Our office assistant who has active epilepsy is provided anti epilepsy medicines & given all the opportunities to realise his potential.
Activities Conducted
NoActivity / Item / BeneficiariesQuantity / Number, if applicable
1 9500
2 DISHA: Toll free Helpline 600
` 197000 of ` 250000
Raised by 22 contributors.
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