Annual Reports (2014-2015)

Annual Reports (2014-2015)

Introduction : Introduction: Swayamkrushi has successfully completed 24 years in the service of the intellectually challenged persons. The main focus at Swayamkrushi during the past year has been working towards its vision of housing and training intellectually challenged adults. This is to facilitate in their subsequent employment and independent living within the community. The Intellectually challenged persons were trained in such vocations with an aim to enhance the employability chances of the students. Such training and employability will ultimately help in the integration of the intellect

Major Activities : Some of the major activities that were held within the school premises in which the students participated are as follows:-

Women`s Day was celebrated at our premises on 8th May 2014

Swayamkrushi Founders Day : Celebrations on 27th July 2014 at our premises. Mrs.Manjulaa Kalyaan was honored by the staff and children. Students performed some skits and cultural programmes.

Rakshabhandan celebration on 2nd August 2014 at our premises.

Independence Day Celebrations : Independence Day Celebrations: on 15th August were celebrated with full fervor and enthusiasm. A donor from Dubai, Ms, Nisha Rupani was the chief guest on the occasion.

Ramzan Celebration Ifthayar party on 25th June 2014 at our premises. Students and Staff did namaz and had a holy feast.

Vinayaka Chathurthi celebration at our premises on 29th Aug 2014.

Teacher`s Day Celebration : Ladies Club Secunderabad celebrated Teacher`s Day on 5th Sep 2014 in our premises. The president of the ladies club honored Swayamkruhi Director Mrs. Manjulaa Kalyaan and all other Special educator of the school.

Swacch Bharath Mission was organized at Swayamkrushi .Our Students cleaned their classrooms and school premises.Students with the staff participated in a Rally on occasion of Swacch Bharath Mission on 2nd Oct 2014.

Swayamkrushi trainees painting the diya`s and Thulasi kota on occasion of Diwali

Diwali celebration at our premises on 22nd Oct 2014, Students were made to learn about the ritual done on the day of diwali.

A unit of Deloitte MNC ,Hyderabad organized games and cultural programmes for our students on 26th Oct 2014.

Christmas Celebrations at our premises on 24th Dec 2014.A team from Baptist church came and gave message of Jesus Christ and blessed the Students. Our students performed a skit on Birth of Jesus Christ with some songs.

Sankranthi Celebrations The said celebrations were held on 08 Jan 15. The school premise was decorated to look like a village set up. The students took active part in the celebrations and had a great time interacting with the local populace.

Mr.Racha Ravi and his team( A team of Zabardast comedy show in E-TV) graced the occasion and made the event joyful with their participation in all events and their small comedy shows.

Major Activities :

Some of the activities in which the students and the staff took part outside the school premises are as follows:-

Swayamkrushi is reappointed as State Nodal Agency Center (SNAC) of National Trust for Telangana and Telangana

World Autism Day : This was celebrated on 02 Apr 14 with all the students and staff of Swayamkrushi were dressed in blue. Necklace road at Tank Bund was also decked up in blue. Talks were held to create awareness in the public.

Ms. Jyothi SNAC coordinator of National Trust participated in the SNAC review meeting of the National Trust on 22nd -23rd July 2014 held at RAPHEL Rider Cheshire International center, Dehradun Uttarakhand

12th May 2014, Mrs Manjulaa Kalyaan and Ms.Jyothi had a meeting with Sri. Jyoti Budda Prasad IAS., Commissioner of National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Govt. of A.P. regarding starting of Pilot Project on setting up of early intervention centre at District Hospital in state of A.P. as proposed by National Trust.

12th Aug 2014, Mrs Manjulaa Kalyaan and Ms.Jyothi had a meeting with Shri Sunil Sharma IAS Principal Secretary, Dept of Women, Child and Disability of Govt. of Telangana regarding ICPS scheme and National Trust.

13th Aug 2014, Mrs Vidya Murthy, Ms.Purnatej and Ms.Jyothi participated in the short film telecasted by the commissioner of Police ,Hyderabad on the girl abuse and sexual harassment.

20th Aug 2014, Ms. K. Jyothi, the SNAC coordinator, National Trust gave a presentation on the National trust Act and its Schemes for the staff and parents of Students at Spurthi Special School, Cantonment, Rasalpoor, Begumpet.

9th and 10th Oct 2014, Mrs.Manjulaa Kalyaan and Mrs Kanaka Durga participated in RCI Course coordinator meet at NIMH organized by Hellen Killer Institute of Research and Rehabilitation for Disabled children , Secunderabad.

Mrs.Manjulaa Kalyaan gave a presentation on National Trust Schemes and Programs on 24th Nov 2014 at Capacity building training for CBR personnel on disability & Inclusive development for CBR & CBM partners of Telangana and Telangana at Jeevan Jyothi retreat home, Chikodi gardens, Begumpet, Hyderabad organized by CBR forum Bangalore.

Ms. Manjulaa Kalyaan and Mrs.Kanaka Durga , participated in Youth For Seva and in association with other organization "Tech For Seva"Conference on December 12th & 13th, 2014 at NITHM (National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management).

The concept of the conference is to bring NGOs, Scientific & Research Community, Corporate, Professionals and Social Workers on to One Platform, and build a network between them for the better & effective services in the Society at grass root level

Mrs.Manjulaa Kalyaan presented a paper on Assisted living of Persons with Intellectual disabilities during the conference.

Ms.Manjulaa Kalyaan gave a paper presentation on 21st Feb 2015 on the Topic VRUTTI(Venture to Rehabilitate Un-tapped Talent Innovatively) organized by TISS (Tata Institute of Social Sciences), MA (Education Dept.) an Inclusion Workshop.

World Disabled Day : As part of the world disabled day celebrations on 03 Dec 14, students of Swayamkrushi participated in an awareness walk organized by NPRD

Swayamkrushi as the SNAC of National Trust for Telangana participated in Composite Rehabilitation Camp on 14th- 15th Feb 2015 held at Vishakapatanam, Vijayanagaram and Anakapalli under Ministry of Social justice and Empowerment ,Govt. of India. We have displayed National Trust Schemes and Programmes posters. We had distributed brochures and booklets of schemes to the beneficiaries.

Vishakapatam

Vijayanagaram

Anakapalli

Womens Day Facilitation : Women's Day Facilitation: On 8th March 2015 Five of female athletes of our Institution are being felicitated on the Women's Day by the Honorable Minister of the State Mr. Bandaru Dethatreya and the Member of Parliament Mrs. Kavitha along with the other dignitaries at Sanjeevaiah Park Necklace Road by Special Olympics Bharat Telangana in collaboration with Kasturba Gandhi Degree and P.G. College and JCI Hyderabad.

B.Ed. Programme : 24 students were enrolled in the B Ed programme (special education) at Swayamkrushi in the month of Aug 14. The classes were conducted as per the syllabus laid down by Osmania University. The classes were conducted by the faculty at Swayamkrushi and by reputed guest lecturers. Practical training was given to the B Ed students at our school itself. The B Ed students had regular interaction with the intellectually challenged persons at Swayamkrushi. Such firsthand exposure to the intellectually challenged persons was of immense value to the B Ed students,

  • Mrs.Kanaka Durga Participated in meeting on IASE in conference hall, Osmania University ,Hyderabad

Visitors : There is a regular flow of visitors to our school almost on a daily basis. Some of the important visitors are as follows:-

  • On 1st Sep 2014 .K.Vikrama Sinha Rao, Director , Dept. of Disability Affairs, Ministry of Social Justice and empowerment ,Govt. of India visited our Institution.
  • Mr. Humdhan and Group from Dubai visited Swayamkrushi Institution and the constructing building.

Outing of Students : The Cognizant people took students of Swayamkrushi went to Nehru Zoological Park on 19th July 2014

Swayamkrushi staff and students visited to Airforce academy Hakkimpet ,Secunderabad, Telanaga on 13th Sep 2015 . Students were the aircrafts and even had the pleasure of drive.

Swayakrushi Staff and Students went to Country Club on Occasion of Mr.Nirdeesh Birhday Party ( one of the student of Swayamkrushi ) on 23rd March 2015.Children enjoyed Fancy Dress and dance.