Through our project, our goal is to create awareness about mental health in our community in order to achieve the inclusion and equal opportunities for people with Psychosocial Disabilities. Agricon is very new to this initiatives and we are being hand held by Bapu Trust Pune for carrying out the project for inclusion. Our identified project staff are keen to give their best but we need a start-up fund for a year to pay our project staff and recurring expenses like stationary etc.
People with Psychosocial Disabilities are often excluded and they experience discriminations based on their personal distress or disturbance This project seeks to reach the inclusion of persons with Psychosocial Disabilities, depression and mental stress through an awareness campaign that allows breaking down myths that exist about them in our community.
Your generous support to the program will help us meet our project goal of $ 25,000, that will ensure that the cost of field and Project staff for a year. In time we will be able to increase the number of volunteers and personnel serving for this campaign. Your support will enable us to: Give Salaries to our identified Project Staff for a year. To carry out our learning and capacity building phase. To strengthen the skill and aptitude to further scale up the project.
Every effort we make will help persons with psycho social disability in having greater opportunities for community inclusion and that they are treated equal to other citizens and not as subjects of assistance. The overall impact can be seen as Recognition of psycho social disability as a part of human spectrum of diversity Accessibility Non- discrimination Respect for dignity Equality in opportunity Full and effective participation within family/community/society.