Know Your Rights Workshop for Parents of Children with Disabilities

Next start date: 24th June

Duration: 3 Hours

Language: English/Hindi

Who can apply: Parents of children with disabilities and any professionals working with children and persons with disabilities

Course Overview

Know Your Rights is an initiative by Ummeed Child Development Centre to make parents with children with developmental disabilities, aware of their rights.

The workshop gives an overview of the laws in India which governs the persons with disabilities, the various schemes and concessions offered by the Central and State Government, and also explains the process of acquiring a disability certificate.

THE Right TO BE HEARD
THE Right TO A CHILDHOOD
THE Right TO AN EDUCATION
THE Right TO BE TREATED FAIRLY

Workshop Details
• Introduction
• Laws/Acts for PWDs in India & New Rights of PWDs
• Disability Certification across Hospitals
• Schemes covered by National Trust Act (Niramaya Health Insurance & Legal Guardianship
• Right to Education Act (RTE)
• Concessions available for CWDs & PWDs: Educational, Transport, Aids & Appliances etc
• National Institute for Open Schooling (NIOS)
• Success Stories
• Resources
• Q & A, Feedback and Knowledge Questionnaire

Registration Fees: 100 Rupees/-