ACTIVITIES

       WORTH Trust undertakes the following activities for persons with disabilities:

  • Six Production Centres at Katpadi, Tiruchirapalli and Pondicherry employing mostly persons with disabilities. Almost 90% of the employees are physically challenged.
  • Manufacture of Assistive Devices for the Visually Impaired like Braille Slate, Stylus, Abacus, Taylor Frame, etc.
  • Assembly of the world famous Perkins Brailler and sale at highly subsidised prices within India and other developing countries.
  • Digitization of Books for the print disabled and embossing Braille Books.
  • Three Technical Training Centres, where boys and girls with disability are provided free vocational training in Turner, Machinist and  Welder trades at Katpadi, Tiruchirapalli and Pondicherry.
  • Non-formal training of the differently-abled is carried out at our production centers.
  • Placement of trained differently-abled students in reputed organisations.
  • Government recognized Transitional school for children with speech and hearing impairments from Pre School to Vth std.
  • Early Intervention Centre to train Hearing Impaired infants who are below 3 Years in verbal and auditory Skills.
  • Day activity Centre for the Mentally challenged.
  • Day care centre providing early intervention training for children with developmental delays.
  • DDAWO: WORTH works closely in Association with the District Differently-abled Welfare Office in implementing various Government schemes and conducting Assessment and Assistive camps.
  • WORTH Trust in its Outreach Programme conducting various awareness programmes highlighting disabled issues at various camps contacted in remote rural areas.