Poverty Alleviation through Participatory Rural Initiatives

Development of Handicapped persons through building Capacity & providing support (DHBP)

Target people: Handicapped people
Working area: Raipura and Narsingdi sadar Upazila under Narsingdi district
Project period: April 2012 – March 2015

Major Activities

  • Organize project orientation meeting
  • Formation of upazilla based Handicapped Group
  • Meeting with Handicapped group's
  • Providing training on “Group Management & Leadership” to handicapped persons
  • Organize exposure visit for handicapped groups
  • Provide Primary Rehabilitation Therapeutic (PRT) services to handicapped persons
  • Develop Care giver for PRT receivers
  • Provide Referral services to handicapped persons
  • Provide treatment facilities to handicapped persons
  • Provide Assistive devices to handicapped persons
  • Provide need based IGAs skill training to handicapped persons
  • Linkage with MC organization to handicapped persons to receive loan
  • Assist to handicapped persons in getting Jobs
  • Organize community awareness rising meeting
  • Organize yearly project sharing meeting
  • Conduct family counseling on handicapped issue
  • Celebrate to International Disability day
  • Stage drama on handicapped issue
  • Assist to handicapped persons in obtaining handicapped certificate, allowance, stipend and birth registration
  • Meeting with bus, tempo & other public vehicle associations
  • Awareness raising meeting with students on handicapped rights and entitlements
  • Admission in school to handicapped children
  • Make Ramp at schools
  • Organize awareness raising meeting with school teachers, school management committee (SMC)
  • Assist to School teachers & students to participate in school cultural & sports activities
  • Organize cultural & sports activities
  • Provide subsidy to the poorest handicapped student
  • Assist handicapped students to participate in social
  • Organize staff skill (technical & managerial) training
  • Organize one day long orientation on handicapped issue for staff of PAPRI
  • Set up service Center with equipments to provide Information & therapeutic services to handicapped persons.
  • Establish physical facilities like ramp, color line, Braille writing, toilet facilities at PAPRI Office for handicapped persons.

Recent Event

PAPRI has made an agreement for Basic literacy project in Belabo Upozila under Narsigndi DistrictsBPATC Training (60th Batch)Aparajita SommelonAcid Survivors ConferenceMr. Abu Based has been Awared by Shaptahik Bangalar DakMr. Abu Based, Executive Director of PAPRI has been AwardedMd. Abu Based Executive Director of PAPRI has awarded “Human Rights Shining Award-2015” from Human rights Foundation.ADM of Narsingdi is distributing financial check to Acid survivors gathering in gathering dayED of PAPRI delivering speech at Symposium in Japan