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Maharshi Ashtavakra Yojana:
Maharshi Ashtavakra Yojana is a Community Based Rehabilitation Programme covering disabled persons of Bhuj Taluka funded by Department of Social Justice and Empowerment.
“CBR involves measures taken at the community level to use and build on the resources of the community level to use and build on the resources of the community, including the impaired, disabled and the handicapped persons themselves, their families and their community as a whole”.
CBR is cost effective, individual need based and result oriented.
Training of Community:
Training of Community Based Rehab workers: KCRC was given the golden opportunity to conduct one month Community Based Rehab training program. The training program was conducted in two batches. In the 1st batch there were trainees from Gandhidham and Mandvi taluka of BHUJ KUTCH and Gogha taluka from Saurashtra. In the 2nd batch there were trainees from Jodia,Dhroland Sabarkundla taluka of Saurashtra.
In total 110 persons were trained as Community rehab workers under the Maharshi Ashtavakra Yojana of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
Training of Parents:
Training of Parents nurturing visually challenged children under the International Council of Education for the Visually Impaired: KCRC conducted a six day parent’s awareness and training program for the parents nurturing visually impaired children. There were 10 parents from different areas of Kutch who were benefited from the training program.
Training of Health Workers:
Presently KCRC is involved in the training program of the public health workers. KCRC is taking care of the concepts related to early intervention and rehabilitation. Already 120 health workers have been trained. It is an ongoing project of the Handicap International and the Government.
Training of Itinerent/Mobile Teachers of Kutch:
KCRC was involved in the training program of the teachers of visually challenged children of Kutch district of Gujarat. Teachers were trained.
Training of PHC – CHC Medical Officers:
KCRC has conducted 3 days Disability Management Training Program for PHC / CHC doctors and is in the process of training more than 150 doctors of Kahchh. A project of Rehabilitation Council of India and Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.
Project of the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, New Delhi for having resource person in the community for disability management. 20, volunteers have been trained for the period of 3 months.
Training for parents of children with cerebral palsy:
Date: 27th December to 28th December 2006
Venue: KCRC Merlin Hall
Total Participants: 17 Parents
Keeping in mind the each target group, the awareness programme for the parents of Children with CP was organized in collaboration with Navjeevan (SVARAJ / OXFAM) INDIA.
The training programme gave a better idea to the parents to deal efficiently the problems of their child a comprehensive knowledge was furnished by the professionals regarding the day to day activities of the child.
RCI-CRE Training Programme:
Date: 19th Decmber to 23rd December 2006
Venue: KCRC Merlin Hall
Total Participants: 35
Institute organized the residential training programme for the special educators recognized by the Rehabilitation council of India. The training included participant trainees from Idar, Bagasra, Junagadh, Surendranagar, Kapadvanj, Kheda,Patdi, Kachchh etc..
who were given full information regarding the each subject according to the module in depth by the resourceful faculties of BHUJ, Ahmedabad & Mumbai