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Are Dads Of Special Needs Children Getting More Involved in Parenting?

Gopinath Ramakrishnan, Co-Founder and Managing Trustee of Special Child Assistance Network (SCAN), a support group for...
A mother and her autistic son both wearing white and standing against a book shelf

Indian Children’s Literature Featuring Characters with Disability

Children's books are instrumental in shaping early thoughts and perceptions. Chitra Paul, mom to a teenager on the...
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Women’s Day 2019: Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate For Change

For International Women's Day, in line with the UN Women’s theme for 2019 we highlight a few women innovators and...

Open Therapy Doors For A Safer Future Of Your Children

On World Human Rights Day and the day after World Patient Safety Day, TogetherWeCan and PatientsEngage would like to...
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Protecting Children With Disabilities from Sexual Abuse

Personal safety and sexuality education is critical for children and young individuals with Intellectual disabilities,...
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Helping Restaurants Welcome Persons With Disabilities

I Support Foundation tries to make cafes and restaurant visits a hurdle-free experience for families of persons with...

Narrative Therapy and Its Benefits To Families

Raviraj Shetty, a lead Therapist, Supervisor and Project Manager at Ummeed Child Development Center talks about his...
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Navigating The World From A Dyslexia Perspective

Writer’s Cafe, Chennai, in association with Madras Dyslexia Association (MDA) have come up with a unique way of...

Are We as a Community Failing Special Needs Families?

The recent incident of a mother in Bengaluru flinging her disabled child to death has stirred many reactions and caused...

A Friendship Haven for Parents and their Children with Special Needs

Mitr is a vibrant community centre in Chennai for parents who have children with special needs, where you can bond with...

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