Children  India Project #19671

Hostel facility for Handicapped girls

by Heart and Hand for Handicapped


Purpose of the project to build a residential facility for 16 "differently able" girls in Narasipur village, near Bangalore through a charity "Dharithree" registered in India. Currently the differently able girl students face enormous challenges to commute to Dharithree, This hostel will encourage more parents to send their girls to the "Dharithree" , an organization/s specifically built to cater to their special needs.

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In India it is a challenge to provide housing to handicapped girls,. To resolve this problem, a charity organization called Dharithree in India plans to build girls accommodation facility measuring 2750 sq. ft. at a cost of $ 85,000. Dharithree has acquired land measuring 5.5 acres in Narasipura village near Bangalore. We are planning to gather an amount of $35,000 from GG


Handicapped girls in Indian villages currently do not have separate accommodation if they want to stay near school. By building this hostel and providing adequate security for them, they will also be empowered and will have a chance to participate in the joy of common humanity

Long-Term Impact

Dharithree with financial help from various organizations and individuals has built the following buildings at its flagship facility in Narasipur village near Bangalore India for differently abled children. Day school, Physiotherapy block, Audiometric block, Dance/Music therapy block and a large kitchen with an open veranda that can also be used for training health care workers.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).


Main site of Dharithree
Facebook page of Dharithree

Organization Information

Heart and Hand for Handicapped

Location: Flushing, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Bindigana Ramaprasad
Flushing, NY United States

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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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