Autism Awareness – Technology provides the best support

Understanding Autism Autism is a lifelong neurological condition, a developmental disorder that typically occurs in the first three years of life. Autism manifests as differences in development in three main areas: communication (verbal and non-verbal), social interactions and imagination, which can be seen in repetitive and restricted play or leisure activities. Many individuals with autism …

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Now a sign language dictionary for hearing and speech impaired people!

India’s first-of-its-kind dictionary, which aims to bring uniformity in sign languages used by hearing and speech impaired people across the nation, was released on March 23. The Indian Sign Language (ISL) dictionary, which has been developed by the Indian Sign Language Research and Training Centre (ISLRTC), comprises 3,000 Hindi and English words and their corresponding …

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Sign language training programme for parents at MBCN

Teachers at MBCN conducted a workshop to help parents effectively communicate with their hearing-impaired kids from 23rd February. Parents actively participated in the programme and learned a lot of things that would help them understand their ward in a better way. Click here to know more

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Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan celebrates its 19th Annual Day

It’s been 19 years that Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan, one of India’s largest schools for specially-abled, has been enabling the ‘children with special needs’. To commemorate the achievement, the school celebrated its 19th Annual Day today. Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan works under the aegis of The Ponty Chadha Foundation that works towards the social and …

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