Sri Sathya Sai Special School
(School and vocational center for Differently-abled)
Bhagwan Sri Sathya Sai Special School was started with the objective to help the differently abled children in the society, especially from rural areas. This School is located near Machanapalli village, 5 km away from Jammikunta . The project was established with a strength of 25 children and now there are 95 kids. The classrooms are all well ventilated and equipped with good class room furniture. Mild and moderately affected children in the age group of 6 to 25 years are provided with therapy sessions in speech and physiotherapy by specially trained staff .Vocational training is provided to selected children to build their self confidence and the children are paid stipends to reduce the dependency on their parents who have meagre wages in rural settings. They are trained in personal, social, academics, occupational and recreational areas. The curriculum FACP (Functional Assessment Checklist for Programming) for the training is designed by National Institute for Mentally Handicapped (NIMH), Secunderabad. The training material is specially designed for them by Ed-Craft and National Institute.
ACHIEVEMENTS OF SPECIAL SCHOOL