Program Details

  • Start Date 2017-01-01
  • End Date: 2017-12-01

  • Location: Activity centre is located in upper middleclass residential area in Mysore. Mysore is as it is safe and clean city. Even centre is located in a decent residential area. Centre give clean and hygiene atmosphere for working. Need not worry about risks of diseases.

Nireekshe is a learning and activity centre for special children. We have children with various disabilities such as Mildand moderate retardation. Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Attention Deficit Hyper Activity disorder (ADHD). We take childrenwith IQ not less than 45. Centre works between 10.00am to 3.30pm, Monday to Friday. We have 30 childrenwith such disabilities. We also have 12 children other than these who are having learning disabilities and  they are trained for taking 10  grade board examination through National Open schooling. In total we have 42  children. All are between the ages of 6 yrs to 18 years. We have 15 teaching staff. Out of which 4 are coming here for voluntary service.


Accomodation:

The volunteer will live at the project site or in host family her/his own room on sharing basis.

Food will be Provided by the host placement or host family.


Activities:

We stress on the academics, we also give them therapies like dance, yoga. We teach them some vocational skills, crafts, music, dance and arts, which not only help the students to develop academically but also physically, socially and emotionally.


Requirement:
  • All we want is a person who has love and concern for such children.
  • Patience is the main ingredient for working here.
  • Little flair for learning new language is and added advantage.
  • We have no requirements for age or gender.

How to get there?
Terminal: Bengaluru / Kempegowda Int. Airport
International Airport: Bengaluru / Kempegowda Int. Airport
Domestic Airport: Bengaluru / Kempegowda Int. Airport


Others:

1st 4 weeks or 1 month Euro 400 extra week Euro 75 per week