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Ashraya, a school cum vocational training centre, exclusively run for the mentally challenged children was started on 8th of February 1993. Located at 123, Railway Colony, Egmore, at present this institution has has 28 students and 07 Vocational assistants on its rolls as on date. Ashraya offers individualized educational programme for the children from the age of six years upwards. The overall objective of this institution is to make these differently abled children as independent as possible. To achieve this objective, the emphasis is on self help skills, academics, pre-vocational skills and vocational training.

The programme base for these special children is IEP – Individualized Educational Programme. The programme aims at achieving self sufficiency for the children with individualized attention to make them as independent as possible. Yoga, play therapy, arts & crafts and vocational training form part of the extra curricular activities. The staff employed in Ashraya are qualified specially to impart education to the children. Ashraya offers vocational training for children aged 16 years and above in making chalk, envelops, files, phenyl, greeting cards, diyas and candles. The differently abled students of Ashraya have proved that given the right kind of atmosphere and training they can not only be self sufficient but can also excel in the field of computer education, sports, arts and crafts. This institution is recognized by the Govt. of Tamil Nadu.

Recent Events:


SRWWO Asharaya Programmes at Chennai Egmore. (Gallery Link)



Independence Day Celebrations at Ashraya. (Gallery Link)



SRWWO Meeting at Ashraya and interaction with staff and students. (Gallery Link)



Annual Day & Parents - Teachers Meet was conducted at Ashraya, Egmore. (Gallery Link)



President Inaugurated the Sports Day at Ashraya, Egmore. (Gallery Link)



Republic Day Celebrations at Asharaya & Blossoms. (Gallery Link)



Asharaya Visit soon after taking charge as President, SRWHO. (Gallery Link)


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