DISHA Centre

SWABALAMBAN-DISHA CENTRE is an early intervention and school readiness Centre for children with disabilities with Autism, Mental Retardation, cerebral Palsy and Multiple disabililities in the age group of 0 to 10 years for the children from BPL and Low income families with the financial support from Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment Govt. of India through National Trust, New Delhi.
The Centre aims at providing training ( specifically school readiness) and counseling to both children with disability and their Parents.
Disha Centre provide day care facilities to Children with disabilities for atleast 4 hours in a working day between  08:00 am to 06:00 pm with age and need specific activities.
The following services are provided in DISHA CENTRE.
•    Early intervention & referral services
•    Assessment and evaluation of children with disabilities.
•    Motivation and counseling to  PwDs, parents and family members
•    Training for Activities on daily living .
•    Pre-school skills (pre-reading, writing, math etc.)
•    Therapeutics services which includes physio-therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and
•    doctor’s intervention.
•    Facilitation in getting admission into school.
•    Facilitation of all schemes which are providing by the National Trust and Government especially for the
•    person with Mental Retardation, Cerebral Palsy, Multiple disabilities and Autism.
•    Transport facilities
•    Home Visit and Support services

Activities conducted by the Centre
•    Outreach awareness generation programme about DISHA Centre, National Trust Act, schemes and benefits
•    Appraising to the pediatricians of the district for early identification and referral services

•    Parent Meet

•    Training Programme for various stakeholders like AWWs, ASHAs, Health Personnel, Teachers, PRIs and SHG members, Parent, Volunteers