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  NGO Name

ARUSHI SOCIETY

  Year Established

1992

  Primary Contact

Anil Mudgal

  Address

#1 Shivaji Nagar

 

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  District

Bhopal

  State

Madhya Pradesh

  PIN

462016

  Email

arushiorg@gmail.com

  Phone 1

91-755-4293399

  Phone 2

91-9827220041

  Fax

-

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Disability Awareness & Inclusive Society

  Website

www.arushi-india.org

  Annual Budget

Rs.

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

December 2005
Sathya Gopalakrishnan
AID Duke

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  1

 

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  +  Duke / Sathya Gopalakrishnan
   

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Amount Funded

  +  Development of Awareness material on Dis..

$ 0

 
 

 Total 

$ 0

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Arushi - meaning "the first ray of sun"- strives to integrate people with disabilities into the mainstream of society.

  Achievements

 

(i) Inclusive Education

• Over 2000 children with disabilities placed in regular schools with backup support under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan.
• Inclusion of information on different aspect of disability, targeting teachers, students and parents (Nine Pages) one page each in all the text books (6.5 crore text books) published by M. P. Text book corporation.
• Computer and Braille literacy more...

  Summary

 

Inclusion and integration into mainstream society is comparatively a very recent approach in contrast to the earlier approaches of special treatment by exclusion and the charity approach which saw people with disabilities only as recipients. In contrast, inclusion ensures full participation and the right of the person to get equal opportunity. Arushi has therefore been an ardent advocate of the inclusive approach as it empowers persons with disability. Since these efforts are relatively recent, massive awareness is required at all levels. School authorities, teachers and even the community are often averse to the idea of teaching disabled children with other children in regular school. Development of quality Information education and communication (IEC) material on the theme of inclusive e more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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