Finding a group of students with speech & hearing impairment in Palghar, through Able to Ability initiative of District 3141 of the Rotary clubs and the Rotary club of Palghar, online training sessions for Palghar students started on 14th October, 2020.
The sessions are taken thrice a week, with a trainer and a speech therapist for interpretation. Sonopant Dandekar college, Palghar graciously agreed to help these students with their computer lab for the training period.
We have completed 5 batches students of NMMC school, Navi Mumbai and 2 batches of Speech and Hearing students from Palghar, Online.
AMBA foundation is an Institution that imparts residential training to various NGOs all over India, free of cost. This is an alternate education for adults with moderate to severe intellectual disability. AMBA vision is to change the mind set about our adults while discovering infinite possibilities for a life of dignity for them through economic empowerment.
AMBA focus is upbringing sustainable livelihood to adults with very low IQ below 65% and having no capacity to do formal education, by using information technology. Our Team of 3 (one Special Educator & 2 Beneficaries) attended a weekly residential Training Programme at Bangalore in July 2017. The Training was very well organised. Our Team enjoyed the Training and learnt in detail about the courses.
There was NCA (non-computer activity) training and training on computer.
After this Training, we at MBA Foundation have started AMBA program from August 2017.
There are 20 trainees; 2 peer trainers, 1 assistant teacher and chief trainer. Regular monthly reports are also being sent to AMBA H.O. at Bangalore.