Child & Women Care Society plans to implement its dream project of educating under-privileged children with the assistance of Private Individual Sponsors. The Child & Women Care Society [CWCS] wishes to involve over 630 Out of School children (Between the age group of 5-9 years) preparing them for potential entry into the formal education system and retention of vulnerable children within the existing framework by providing them remedial support services. Education is a basic right of every child. This Project will help the children to be self-reliant and prepare themselves for a bright future. The urban deprived children of NCR Delhi and its suburbs are lacking some of the basic rights even today out of which education is most important.
Disability Facts in India
According to the Census 2001, there are 2.19 crore people with disabilities in India who constitute 2.13 per cent of the total population. This includes persons with visual, hearing, speech, locomotor and mental disabilities. Seventy five per cent of persons with disabilities live in rural areas, 49 per cent of disabled population is literate and only 34 per cent are employed. The earlier emphasis on medical rehabilitation has now been replaced by an emphasis on social rehabilitation. Disability specific Data : Movement ( 28%), Seeing ( 49%), Hearing (6%), Speech (7%), Mental (10%). Source: Census India 2001