Sense International (India)

Sense International (India)'s vision is of a world in which all deafblind children and adults can be full and active members of society. Our purpose is to work in partnership with others - deafblind people, their families, carers and professionals - to ensure that everyone facing challenges because of deafblindness has access to advice, opportunities and support. Our goal is that no deafblind person and their families will travel more than a day to receive the need based quality services in 35 states and Union Territories. Our values guide all that we do: The worth of individuals We embrace diversity and respond to individual need. Self-determination We promote the rights of individu...

Sense International (India)
2nd Floor, Administrative Block, Andhajan Mandal Campus, Opp. IIM, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad- 380015.
Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380015
India
+91-79-26301282
http://www.senseintindia.org

Management Team

Akhil Paul, Biju Mathew, Richard Mascarenhas, Parag Namdeo, Uttam Kumar, Nafeeza Pavri

Board of Directors

Murray Culshaw, Bhushan Punani, R. Ramachandran, Gill Morbey, Amith Dholakia, Sanjay Krishnamurti, Trupti Chengalath

Mission

Sense International (India)'s vision is of a world in which all deafblind children and adults can be full and active members of society. Our purpose is to work in partnership with others - deafblind people, their families, carers and professionals - to ensure that everyone facing challenges because of deafblindness has access to advice, opportunities and support. Our goal is that no deafblind person and their families will travel more than a day to receive the need based quality services in 35 states and Union Territories. Our values guide all that we do: The worth of individuals We embrace diversity and respond to individual need. Self-determination We promote the rights of individuals and will provide support for this where necessary. Personal fulfilment We promote opportunities for all individuals to develop and achieve their potential. Openness and honesty Our interactions are transparent, open to scrutiny and built on trust and accountability. Learning and improving We continuously improve the quality of what we do by consulting and reflecting on our actions

Programs

Sense International (India) facilitates specialist education, training and support to deafblind people, their families and carers. Since Deafblindness is a complex condition, and has many social and economic implications along with medical and technical ones, we at Sense International (India) have adopted a multifaceted approach. We believe that a comprehensive solution to the situation lies in enabling deafblind people along with sensitising and supporting the related community as well. Also Informed and responsive policy makers would be able to take concrete steps towards ensuring equal and dignified partnership of deafblind people in the society. Though our focus remains on educating deafblind people and enabling them to realize their full potential, we compliment our efforts by also working towards supporting families, creating trained human resource, campaigning building networks and Developing a resource and information hub.

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