OF BASIC NEEDS & BRIGHT SMILES!
Children living below the poverty line in India do not grow up in favourable conditions. Like plants that struggle to grow among crags and crevices, they grow up in challenging situations, facing hurt and experiencing a sense of loss very early in life.
At SEESHA, we recognise the worth of every child. That is why, through a wide range of development projects, we reach out to children in need and constantly strive to fulfil their most pressing needs for the present, while also working towards ensuring that they have a secure future.
As part of our annual initiative for children like them, we are getting ready to provide new clothes to 100000 of them this year. Through the gift of new clothes, we will be fulfilling one of their most basic physical and socio-emotional needs. With a small contribution of Rs. 500, you can become a part of this mission and add colours and smiles to the life of a child.
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SEESHA designs and implements projects relevant to the needs of people from all sections of the society, irrespective of caste, creed, colour, gender or religion. Each of the projects function in their own unique ways to propel the journey towards holistic development, fuelled by indicators such as using education, health, environment and livelihood.The projects are set both in community as well as institutionalised settings. Primarily, we work with children, youth, women, men, families, persons in need of physiological and psychological care, the differently-abled, senior citizens, and victims of natural disasters. Together, these individual projects are equipped with the power to transform entire communities.
SEESHA nurtures young dreams and moulds children and youth into change-makers of their communities and the nation through a range of tailor-made development projects.
At SEESHA, we transform shy, uneducated women into empowered individuals through trainings and development programmes.
SEESHA reaches out to the elderly who are abandoned and destitute in order to assure them a healthy and dignified retired life.
With the vision of an inclusive society, SEESHA trains, counsels and motivates the differently-abled to lead independent and self-sufficient lives.
SEESHA health outreach projects aim to make quality healthcare affordable to the poor, even in the remotest of communities.
SEESHA’s country-wide network of volunteers responds to the need for relief, providing basic provisions and financial assistance to those affected by natural disasters.
- Training for Transformation
In a truly unique initiative, SEESHA is partnering with ADGP Dr. C. Sylendra Babu (IPS) of the Prison Department to train inmates of the Puzhal Central Prison in four-wheeler driving. With this pioneering project, SEESHA has introduced driving as part of the prison rehabilitation programme for the very first time in India.
We have received an overwhelming response, with nearly 80 enrolments on the opening day of the project. Through this training, prison inmates will be equipped with the skill for self-employment, to sustain themselves and support their families through respectable means after their sentence. Over 300 prisoners are expected to be trained annually through this initiative.
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- Reaching Out to Provide Relief
Torrential rains and flooding threw normal life out of gear for thousands of families in several parts of North India during the month of August 2017. As they struggled to get back on their feet, SEESHA reached out to provide relief to those worst affected in the natural disaster.
Under challenging conditions, and in consultation with local government authorities, SEESHA’s relief teams distributed relief kits containing dry rations, basic toiletries, mosquito nets and tarpaulin sheets to help sustain more than 500 families in the Azhamnagar Block of Bihar and the fisherman communities of Mumbai. School kits were also distributed among children who lost their study materials to the waters.
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- Inauguration of SEESHA-Tech Mahindra SMART Training Centre
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Dr. Paul DhinakaranFounder, SEESHA
A philanthropist and educationist, Dr. Paul Dhinakaran established SEESHA in 2003 as the manifestation of his vision in humanitarian service. His personal motto, "Let's give life" is also the tagline of SEESHA.
"I experienced the amazing consequence of turning my focus away from me to others, and it was indeed life changing!"
"The courses offered free of cost by SEESHA have taken me a step closer to my dream as I have a means to earn and save money."
"Invest in such marginalised children and be blessed, just as I am!"
Everybody has ability and everybody matters. Everybody deserves a chance at life, no matter their physical and mental condition. With this motto, SEESHA’s range of rehabilitation and disability prevention projects are helping the differently abled break the barriers that are holding them back, and encouraging them to live their lives to the fullest.
SEESHA’s range of projects, designed specifically to cater to the differently abled, include:
- Special Education
- Rehabilitative Therapy
- Home-based Interventions
- Occupational Therapy
- Pain Relief Therapy
- Distribution of Assistive Devices
Contribute to the cause, and bring about a positive impact in the life of a differently-abled person today!Support the Cause