What We Do
SIA offers consulting services to government and NGOs in the field of education of children with disabilities. SIA provides assistance in planning and conduction of training programs for government and NGOs. SIA helps in the review and evaluation of inclusive education projects.
Developed culturally relevant and appropriate training packages on Early Intervention for grassroots level workers & parents of disabled children. Developed simplified Monitoring tools for CBR & IED programmes for CBR workers & parents. Developed screening forms for identification of disabled children (0-6 & 0-14 yrs age group ) Authored a chapter in Education and Children […]
SIA has developed relevant & appropriate training packages and monitoring tools in early intervention for grassroots level workers & parents in local language (Kannada). Now it is widely used by other NGOs and several parents, and has been translated into two more Indian languages (Hindi & Tamil). SIA was also involved in UNESCO Multisite action […]
Pioneered in starting Integrated Education for children with disabilities in rural areas under CBR programme through trained Multicategory Resource teachers in 1989 who render support to those disabled children who are integrated in regular schools. Developed pilot project for District Primary Education Programme(DPEP) to implement Inclusive Education(IE) at Block level working with the state department […]
RESOURCE CENTRES in rural areas of 3 districts: SIA has 5 resource centres in three districts of Bangalore rural and urban and Ramnagar. These nodal centres in the rural areas to provide comprehensive and holistic support services to children and adults with disabilities in the village/small town. These centres function with active participation of families […]