A large number of persons have varying levels of behavioural peculiarities. We prefer to call them Special. There are some who do not have the ability to adjust themselves to day to day life or to perform regular activities due to specific physical inability or mental conditions. Our goal at SCGC is to support these Special children – between 2-18 years in maximizing their potential and make them productive members of the society to the fullest extent possible.
The discrimination and prejudice that the disabled have suffered for centuries, and unfortunately are still facing need to be eradicated. This requires the right vision, willingness to join hands with others and confidence that people with disabilities have the potential to overcome the obstacles and barriers to education, employment, useful information, physical environment, travel and transport. All this must change and it will
With only 3 students, the Shrirampur Child Guidance Centre was formed in January 1986. Without any such Special School in the locality, the road was rocky – indifference, unconcern and resistance to change hindered the challenge to run the school effectively. However, with grit, determination and courage, the school developed slowly and steadily through grants and public donations. Today, we have over 150 children being groomed and developed by 30 trained teachers and non-teaching staff.