Helping The Blind Help Themselves.
The Blind Relief Association focuses on providing education and training to the visually challenged, enabling them to realize their potential and be self reliant.

Education



SCHOOL EDUCATION

J.P.M. Senior Secondary School

The Government-aided JPM School is an all-boys residential school providing education and comprehensive range of services free to around 200 students under its care. The School is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education. The School also has a Nursery section, which prepares children for future educational tasks through the playway method. The foundation of learning laid here helps build a sound educational edifice in years ahead. Special academic and equipment support is also provided to the children with low vision. Activities like music, dance, sports, yoga, martial arts, reflexology, trekking are integral to the school programme.

For more information on JPM School, please click the following link:

http://www.jpmschool.in/





Unit For Children With Multiple Disabilities

Unit for children with learning disabilities and visual impairment, which started in1986, caters to the needs of visually impaired children with moderate mental retardation. Different teaching approaches are adopted here with good results. The children are taught in small groups, with special attention to their specific needs.  The Unit is supported by Military Order of the Collar Charitable Foundation, Switzerland.








TEACHERS TRAINING

The Association has been running teachers training programme with the consistent support from the Government of India/National Institute for the Visually Handicapped (NIVH) since 1967.  Over 1000 secondary and primary level special teachers for the visually challenged have been trained by the Association under diploma level programmes conducted until 2007-08 and degree level programme introduced from 2006-07.


Durgabai Deshmukh College Of Special Education (VI)

(Affiliated with the University of Delhi) 



Established by the Association in 2006, the College is the first college of its kind affiliated with the prestigious University of Delhi offering two-year Bachelor of Education (Special Education, Visual Impairement) course programme. The College has permanent recognition from the University Grant Commission (UGC) and Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI). It has an intake of 30 students per year. The College has an experienced faculty and support infrastructure.

College's Learning Resource Centre (Library) has rich collection of books on special education.
For more information please go to LRC website https://lrcddcse.wordpress.com/
or contact Mr.Shanti Bhushan, Librarian, Ph: 09911097179.  

The College receives partial maintenance assistance from NIVH and some development grant from UGC. 

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!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! COMPUTER EDUCATION


Second List of Candidates Selected for Admission to Diploma Course in Computer Education (V.I.) 2016-17 Batch 

            SNO.
Name
Father’s Name
Phone No.
Sex
Category
1.
Rachna Kumari
Shailendra Prasad Singh

9540084053

Female
Unreserved
2.
Satyam Gupta
gopal Gupta

8989463391

Male
Unreserved
3.
Khushbu Kumari
Siteshwar Singh

9934025341

Female
Unreserved
4.
Ruksar Shahin
Gulam Gaus

9716943046

Female
Unreserved
5.
Shehar Nigar
Gulshan

7503385481

Female
Unreserved
6.
Durgarani
Ramlal Singh

9654609001

Female
SC-1
7.
Ram Kalpa
Satyanarayan

9455248739

Male
SC-2
8.
Sandeep Kumar
Pala Ram

9996822975

Male
SC-3
9.
Pratibha
Narendra

8860857071

Female
ST-1
10.
Manisha Namedeo
Suresh Namdeo

7830074195

Female
OBC-1
11.
Sanjeev Kumar Mehta
JAGDEV MEHTA

7631187914

Male
OBC-2
12.
Leena Rani
Tulsi Das

9599308377

Female
PWD

The above candidates must deposit fees to confirm their admission.  The last date for depositing fees is 30 August 2016.
25th  and 28th  August are holidays.
                                                                                                                       
Neelu Suneja

                                                                                                            Course Coordinator




Enquiries:
Mrs.Neelu Suneja,Course Coordinator(mob.9953494420);  Mr.Rajpal, Supervisor (mob.9811551648)




Computer Training Centre



The Centre conducts the following computer literacy programmes for visually impaired children and adults to help them in their academic pursuit and to be able to professionally perform office work in mainstream establishments as well as in the growing IT-related and IT-supported office operations:

  • Computer literacy for the students of JPM School from class VIII onwards: Covers Microsoft applications like Ms-Word, Excel, Power Point, scanning, printing and use of Internet for browsing mails, social networking etc. with the use of screen reading software.


  • 2-month Computer Training for the Adult Blind: conducted in May-June, the training Covers all the above topics, with focus on preparing the adult blind to handle basic tasks in offices, banks and other establishments. 


Computer training class of the adult blind

Diploma in Computer Education class



























DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER EDUCATION:  The first of its kind one-year Diploma Course in Computer Education Training (Visual Impairment) approved by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) has been launched by the Association on pilot basis from September 2014.  It aims to prepare a cadre of personnel specially equipped to provide education in computers and related services to the visually impaired. Minimum qualification is Senior Secondary. 
For admission to computer courses please contact:
Mrs.Neelu Suneja, Head, IT Unit (mob.9953494420)

Mr.Rajpal, Computer Instructor (mob.9811551648)