Patan Community Based Rehabilitation
(Patan CBR) Organization is a non-profit and non politically allined organization
using CBR approach
for the betterment of Children With Disabilities within Lalitpur district.
Till now we have formed 32 Village Disablility Rehabilitation Committees /Municipality Disability Rehabilitation Committees (VDRCs/MDRCs) with 19 VDRCs in Lalitpur District,
Kathmandu with 5 VDRC and 4 MDRCs and Nuwakot with 2 VDRCs.Till now, we have worked with 32 villages of Lalitpur District (Now, as per the new constitution of Nepal 2015, the villages (now called rural municipality) have been reduced to 3 and municipality have been increased to 3, including one Metropolitan city)
CBR program in Lalitpur District had
been initiated in 1995 under the program of Patan Lady Jaycees and came under
existence as a separate organization in 1999 in the name of Patan CBR
Organization. It has been working in the field of disability sector for the
last 20 years. Till now, more than 2000 Children/Youth With Disability (C/YWD)
have been provided one or more rehabilitation services consisting of children from
more than 41 out of 77 districts of Nepal.
Some of the services provided
by our organization are Day Care, Education, Skill Development training to the Youth with Disabilities, Physiotherapy and Counselling to Children and Parents, Family Empowerment by Skill Training, Medicine distribution, Counselling, Assistive Device distribution, Physiotherapy to community people, Home Visit, Scholarship, Training, Orientation, Advocacy, Awareness etc. Nowadays,
we are providing day care and education services to 50 C/YWDs as its Centre Based program.
We are in great need of the International Partners to expand our programs that have been carrying out for the last 20 years, across the country and to the needy people of remote parts of the country. Interested partners can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This site should give you an
introduction to our work and perhaps suggest some ways you may help. If you
would like more information, please contact us.