The Spastics Society of Tamilnadu (SPASTN)

Events


  • SPASTN has been selected as Chairperson, Zonal Coordination Committee RCI Southern Zone II covering Tamilnadu, Kerala, Pondicherry, Lakshwadeep and  Andaman. 
  • As State Nodal Agency Centre [SNAC], Job Fair conducted in collaboration with CII and V-Shesh at SPASTN on 08.08.14. 19 Companies participated. Out of 285 attended 35 selected for Jobs.
  • Smt. P.Usha Devi, Honourable Minister for Women & Child Development, Government of Odisha and Ms. Kasturi Mohapatra, State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities Government of Odisha visited SPASTN on 28.08.14.
  • Camp for Legal Guardianship documents verified by Mr.Jeevanandh, PA Legal for Collector, Mrs.Jasmine, DDAWO, Ms.Ummul Khair, LLC Member PWD on 21st Aug’14. Total no is 71.
  • SPASTN is the NGO Partner for the Assistive Rehabilitation Technologies @ Hotel Taj Connemara on 22nd Aug’14. 2 Staff attended.
  • Pay pal organized Painting and Drawing competition on 19th Sept’14
  • Reed Elsevier organized a day programme on the occasion of completing 5years collaboration with SPASTN for children on 17th Sept’14.
  • Many THANKS to TATA TRILL for renovating the Roof at our Red Hills and Padiyanallur centres of CBR programme.
  • We THANK State Bank of India for donating  Bolera Vehicle for our Community Based Rehabilitation
  • Dr.Manivasan IAS., inaugurated the First Level RCI Zonal Coordination Committee Meeting at SPASTN on 12th Sept’14. Total no. of participants is 12 nos.
  • 5-days International Basic Level Wheel Chair Service Training for Physiotherapists just completed by our team
  • Distributed Aids and Appliances for 71 beneficiaries in collaboration with Freedom Trust and Rotary Club West Mambalam at Padiyanallur
  • Organised and conducted camp on Legal Guardianship on 18th June’14 at SPASTN as LLC Chennai. Mr.Ravichandran, Deputy Collector, Mrs.Jasmine, DDAWO and Ms.Ummul Khair were also present. Distributed Certificates on Legal Guardianship for 61 participants @ Collectorate by Mrs.B.Valarmathi, Honourable Minister for Welfare and Ms.Sundaravalli, Collector, Collectorate of Chennai.
  • Organised 2-day Workshop on Civil Society Organisation for Southern Region supported by Sense International and funded by European Union on 12th & 13th June’14. No. of Participants is 30 nos. 
  • RCI CRE workshop on Cerebral Palsy – A Sensori Motor Approach conducted from 9th to 13th December’13, sponsored by Rehabilitation Council of India. Total no. of participants is 25 nos.
  • Their Majesty The Emperor and Empress of Japan and team visited SPASTN on 5th Dec’13.
  • Organised a workshop on Bobath Therapy by Dr.Walter Kemlein and Ms.Karin Kruska, Germany from 11th to 18th Nov and visited all centres to work with children from 25th to 29th Nov’13, sponsored by SES, Germany.
  • Badhte Kadam – Munnetra Padhai Awareness Campaign launched on 18th Nov’13 by Mrs.Sundaravalli, Collector, Collector of Chennai until 30th Nov’13, sponsored by National Trust. SPASTN organized Medical Camps, Rallies, Workshops, Sensitization Programmes in Chennai , Thiruvallur and Kancheepuram Disricts in collaboration with National Institute for the Empowerment of Multiple Disabilities, NGOs, SSA, Rural Department and Private Colleges. No. of persons reached is 1,00,000/- Coordinated by CBR team.
  • Mr.Mohan, Mr.Parthiban, Mr.Rajesh attended the National Trust SAFI Meeting at New Delhi on 2nd & 3rd Oct’13.
  • Organised 36 days MRT training for CDF to a total of 57 nos from Dharmapuri District.
  • Distribution of 100 Legal Guardianship Certificates by Honourable Minister for Welfare and Nutritious Meal Programme Mrs. B.Valarmathi, Mr.V.K.Jeyakodi, I.A.S, Principal Secretary and State Commissioner for the Differently Abled, Mrs.Sundaravalli, IAS, Collector on 24.10.13.
  • 10 days training for team of Professionals [30nos] from Bihar on Day Care from 18th to 30th Aug’13. 
  • Conducted State Level Meeting of National Trust and for BK V at Spastics Society of Tiruchirapalli on 14.08.13. Total no. of participants is 16 nos.
  • Organised Workshop on Chennai Pedicon on 22.08.13 for 20 doctors in collaboration with ICH.
  • SRTC Training programme conducted for MTC Employers from 8th to 10th July, Business /Entrepreneurs on 18th & 19th July an Access Audit on 24th to 26th July’13 to a total no. of 15 participants, sponsored by State Commissionerate for the Differently Abled,
  • Special Needs Amusement Park [SNAP] inaugurated by Mr.M.A.Alagappan, Chairman, United Way, Mr.Raguram, Member, United Way and release of Brochure on Autism on 25.07.13
  • Organized Staff Development on Access Audit by Samarthyam on 4th – 6th July’13. No. of staff attended is
  • Conducted Access Audit training for 3 days by Samarthyam for 12 staff – 4th to 6th July and ½ day workshop for Corporation Engineers and Architects to a total no. of 9 participants on 6th July.
  • World Autism Day Celebrated no 2nd April 2013, sponsored by National Trust, Government of India. Total no. of participants is 575
  • SPASTN has been selected as a Member of Panel for setting up Disability Museum in Chennai by Department of Differently Abled, Government of Tamilnadu.
  • Conducted Parent Training programme from 22.04.13 to 30.04.13. Total no. of parents is 21 nos.

 

Summer Programmes: Month of May – Registration of Courses from April 1st

  • Independent living skills – 2nd week in May
  • Parent training programme, 2nd  - 15th May
  • Computer Courses for PWD’s, in May
  • Music Therapy - 1st week of May
  • Sensory Integration -1st week of May