The requirements of a mentally retarded child is always different than that of a normal child and because of this, special caution is needed to cater to these special kids and provide the facilities and services based on their needs. Needs of one child is different from that of another.
Astitva provides both school and hostel facilities to children with mental disability. Students are classified based on the severity of the retardation – mild, moderate or severe both at the school and the hostel. The hostel provides all basic amenities along with sheltered workshop wherein the students are trained and are employed based on their capability.
To provide, establish, manage & conduct medical, vocational & other training programmes to cater to the needs of the physically handicapped, the deaf, the blind, the mentally retarded & the orphans in order that they can be on their own financially and / or otherwise.
To facilitate & spread awareness among the members of the community.
To associate as a member of the international institutions or organisations dedicated to the noble cause of guidance & services.
To do all such acts, deeds or things as are incidental or conducive to the attainment of any or all of the above objectives.