Integration of Hearing Impaired children in mainstream society through Auditory Verbal Therapy - Ongoing Project
AURED (Aural Education for children with Hearing Impairment) has provided habilitation to deaf children and family support, since 1986.The specific method used is known as the Auditory Verbal Approach. To maximize outcomes, early detection and intervention is essential.
which ultimately help to provide deaf children the opportunity to 'listen and speak'. To integrate children with hearing impairment to become independent, participating, contributing citizens in mainstream society.
Children take part in one-on-one therapy sessions. Therapy is conducted in 4 major languages - English, Hindi, Marathi, and Gujarati. Parents, are the primary caregivers, and are required to participate in every session to enable them to learn how to implement the Auditory Approach in their homes. No sign language or lip reading is used.Audiological Management & Hearing Aid selection, therapy and mapping for hearing aid users and cochlear implant recipients, and parent counselling is also done.
Funding Duration: April 2014 to March 2015
Total Budget: Rs.5,203,529
Funding Requested: Rs.2,203,529
Contribution by Organisation: Rs. 1,200,000
Contribution by Other Organisation: Rs. 1,800,000
Children learn to Listen & Speak
Integrated into mainstream schools
On par with hearing peers
Parents empowered to be primary care takers
Children become independent.
New admissions every year
New implants done
New upgrades done
No. of children integrated into schools
No. of parents trained in AVT.
I certify that the information in this proposal is true and complete to the best of my knowledge.
I also certify that the organization and I will abide by the terms and conditions of the
grant/fund as established by granter/funder. I further certify that all received funds/grants
will be used exclusively for the purpose stated in this proposal unless I normally request and
receive prior authorization from funder for any changes. Further, I understand that if the
funding is granted for the project described above it will be for an initial period of ONE year
and can be extended, if necessary, by renewing the proposal. Also, regular status reports on the
project will be provided by the organization to funder for the duration of the
Sept. 10, 2013
The AURED Charitable Trust
80G Number: 80G/354/2007/2007-08
35AC Number: N.A.
FCRA Number: 83780527
Number of paid staff: 21
Annual Budget: Rs.6,129,529
Key Corporate Funders for last 3 years: TATA Capital Yardi Pvt Ltd Amar Plantations
Key Foundation Funders for last 3 years: Concern India Foundation
We believe it is the right of every child with hearing impairment to communicate in spoken language.
Our goal is to integrate children with hearing impairment, to become independent, participating and contributing citizens in mainstream society.
Our mission is 'Reduction of Disability'
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