Suroday Trust provides individualized education programs for children with mental disabilities in order to make them socially integrated and functionally independent adults, working in the underserved region of Nallasopara.
Mann helps individuals with special needs to prepare them for a more meaningful and independent life.
Sankalp aims to impart a child-centered education in order to support the psycho-social, physical, mental and emotional well-being of children with special needs.
Mona Remedial Centre teaches both children with special needs as well as their parents and caregivers in order to develop their skills and knowledge.
Sunshine School provides quality education to children with Autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities.
Urmi focuses on social/educational needs of those suffering from different mental disabilities like Autism, Cerebral Palsy and Down’s syndrome.
Anandi is a non-profit school which aims to provide an inclusive learning environment to children with developmental, learning and multiple disabilities.
Maharashtra Dyslexia Association
Maharashtra Dyslexia Association is a non-profit organisation committed to securing the rights of students with dyslexia.
Sai Sweekar offers support to children with special needs with 1:1 student teacher ratio and parent counselling.
Gharkul provides special children from underprivileged backgrounds with basic life skills, vocational skills, exposure to arts & culture and lots more.
Suroday Trust provides individualized education programs for children with mental disabilities in order to make them socially integrated and functionally independent adults. Suryoday is currently working with 40 children in Nallasopara, an underserved region.
The Mann Family is dedicated to the education and growth of children and adults with special needs such as Intellectual Disabilities, Autism, Down’s Syndrome, Multiple disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Mann provides Functional Training, Need-Based Programmes, Job-Specific Training and Employment Opportunities so that each of its student may live as proudly and independently as possible.
Mona Remedial Centre aims to provide a supportive and caring environment for students with special needs in order to support their learning experience. It provides help to parents and caregivers, reinforcing their knowledge and teaching strategies.
MRC joined Atma’s Accelerator Programme in 2016. They have established themselves over their 33 years of operation, as being dedicated to providing quality education as well as a deeply nurturing environment for children with special needs. Find out more about MRC’s work and impact here.
Sunshine School is a centre supporting the needs of children with autistic spectrum disorder. The school offers a safe learning environment for children and provides diagnosis, early intervention and counselling to support them into entering mainstream education.
Sunshine joined Atma’s Accelerator Programme in 2016. The team at Sunshine exercises a hands-on and enthusiastic approach to make their work more meaningful. Find out more about Sunshine School’s work and impact here.
Urmi Foundation aims to support those with developmental disabilities. It runs different programmes at the community level as well as with the BMC special schools to uplift the social and educational standards of special children and youth. The Foundation’s mission is to integrate individuals with developmental disabilities into the mainstream society through adequate resources and policy support.
Founded in 2006, Anandi is a non-profit school which aims to provide an inclusive learning environment to children with developmental, learning and multiple disabilities. Prakash More (Founder and Trustee) embarked on this journey with 4 students and Anandi is now a family of 42 students with 7 teachers and 2 therapists/ educators. Anandi follows a differentiated approach focusing on personal attention as well as equal rather than special treatment to bridge gaps and act as a force multiplier towards inclusive and equitable existence for every child with developmental disabilities.
Anandi joined Atma’s Accelerator Programme in 2016. The Anandi team is looking to build an inclusive environment for children with special needs, and are looking to do this in more pockets of Mumbai city. Find out more about their work and impact here.
The Maharashtra Dyslexia Association (MDA) aims to develop awareness and acceptance of dyslexia in children affected as well as the communities they live in. MDA provides appropriate remedial assistance, thus working towards the acceptance of the special needs of children with learning disability and enabling them to reach their full potential.
MDA joined Atma’s Accelerator Programme in 2016. They have been a key institution in the learning disability space, and they believe in the partnership approach to create an ecosystem impact. Find out more about MDA’s work and impact here.
Sai Sweekar is a special education organisation that caters to young learners with special needs. They assist children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), autism, cerebral palsy, vision disabilities and various developmental disabilities. They also work with children who particularly struggle to learn in the
Sai Sweekar’s Mission: “We aim to enrich the lives of these children with our tailored, innovative and holistic education, along with remediation and vocational programs that stimulates personal growth to help them live with dignity in the society.”
Sai Sweekar joined Atma’s Accelerator Programme in 2015.
Gharkul is a voluntary organisation and school for children with special needs. Located in Santacruz, Mumbai Gharkul reaches out to the underprivileged children with special needs for whom no free education means no education at all. Gharkul’s aim is to provide a nurturing, supportive environment to enable these children with special needs to learn relevant life skills, become confident and self-reliant.
Gharkul joined Atma’s Accelerator Programme in 2015.