Sense International India

About Us

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Cause Category:
Disability
Telephone:
079-26301282
Address: Sense International (India), 2nd. Floor, Admin Block, Andhjan Mandal Campus, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380015
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Our Sustainable Development Goals

Who We Are

95% of what we learn is through our eyes and ears. Deafblindness is a unique disability that combines varying degrees of both hearing and visual impairment. Imagine what it is like to be deafblind! Persons with deafblindness experience extreme challenges with communication and mobility. More often than not, they face neglect and are denied even the most basic human rights, like education and medical care, amongst other needs that are taken for granted by most of us.
Sense India has reached nearly 77,500 persons with deafblindness through a network of 59 partners across 22 states. We work in partnership with others - deafblind people, their families, carers, and professionals - to ensure that everyone facing challenges because of deafblindness has access to advise, opportunities and support. By 2025 we plan to double our coverage and provide quality services, ranging from baby screening, through education, to social and economic integration.

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Our Fundraisers

Amber Neid

Fundraiser
` 4100
of ` 10000
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Raising Funds For

We will utilize the funds for Education, Care and Advocacy for the rights of Deafblind children and adults at the district, state, regional, national and international levels.

Fund Utilization in 2018

Total funds raised in 2018 - INR 59000

Project NameAssistive Devices and medical aid for Deafblind children
Amount Utilized (INR)59000
Project DescriptionThe funds were used to help children with deafblindness with assistive devices and learning tools.
LocationsPatna > Bihar (BR)
CausesEducation > Early Childhood Learning,Health > Testing & Screening
ImpactThese education kits and devices have helped teachers to educate deafblind children through tactile learning.
With early clinical assessment and nutritional and medical support, we were able to identify children with deafblindness and also help with medical aid through early intervention.
Activities Conducted
NoActivity / Item / BeneficiariesQuantity / Number, if applicable
1 Teacher tools NA
2 Assistive devices NA
3 Medical aid NA

Fund Utilization in 2017

Total funds raised in 2017 - INR 792000

Project Name Education, Care, Rehabilitation and Advocacy for the rights of Deafblind children and adults in india
Amount Utilized (INR)790000
Project DescriptionEducational Resources (teaching and learning material), Therapy for Deafblind children (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy), Direct intervention support to deafblind persons, Community based rehabilitation services to Deafblind children, Clinical Assessment, Incidental learning and Information dissemination on deafblindness
Locations Gujarat (GJ), Maharashtra (MH)
CausesEducation > Early Childhood Learning,Education > Awareness and Advocacy,Education > Teacher Training,Health > Testing & Screening,Health > Awareness and Advocacy,Social Inclusion > Persons with Special Needs,Social Inclusion > Awareness and Advocacy
ImpactWe have provided high quality baby-screening and referral, home-based, education and other services to around 13,588 deafblind children through 56 partner NGOs in 22 states; as well we support skills and livelihood training to deafblind adults. We provide training and network to families to understand and integrate with their deafblind members. We also train educators and professionals to provide quality support.

Through collaboration with the government’s national ‘inclusive education’ SarvaShikshaAbhiyan (SSA) programme, we enable a further 63,500+ children with deafblindness and multi-sensory Impairments to access education.
Activities Conducted
NoActivity / Item / BeneficiariesQuantity / Number, if applicable
1 Educational Resources (teaching and learning material) 0
2 Therapy for Deafblind children (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy) 0
3 Direct intervention support to deafblind persons 0
4 Travel costs of children to centre 0
5 Community based rehabilitation services to Deafblind children 0
6 Clinical Assessment 0
` 28100 of ` 500000
Raised by 4 contributors.
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Donors On This Page

Janet Serrao Agarwal
Brijkishore Agarwal

 

 

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