Founded in 1999, Diya Foundation autism free india is one of the very few organisation that provide vocational training and sheltered employment to differently abled individuals.Its programs include providing training, workshop, sheltered employment and also job opportunity to differently abled and autistic individuals.
At Diya, differently abled individuals receive basic training on a number of work options. Autism free india the training is imparted over a period of 6 months to a year. On meeting the set criteria for admission into Sheltered Employment the differently abled individual then begins to
earn a stipend for work done. For those who are able to achieve the goals for supported employment, opportunities are given in the ‘for profit Social Enterprise Diya Innovations Pvt Ltd’.
Autism free indiaActivities:
1. Pre-Vocational Training:
Training on basic skills related to functional academics, personal-social abilities, general work orientation developing interpersonal skills and group dynamics, developing a positive self-concept, understanding the concept and discipline of work is provided
2. Vocational Training Cum Sheltered Employment:
Training and employment in making of paper crafts.
Training and employment in computer data entry.
Training and employment in making candle, chocolate, screen painting, gardening, greeting cards, etc.Major Services: