Labor Day Bus Depot Visit

On Labor Day four Diya trainees visited the Kalyan Nagar bus depot to wish and appreciate all the staff that works there. Before starting the trip, our interns helped the trainees in creating small greeting cards with a happy labor day message.      ...

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Sam – Star of the Month- April

Sam joined Diya foundation in the year 2014. His family consists of his Mother, Father, and younger sister. He is a person with an Intellectual Disability. After joining Diya, he has learned how to work well in teams and participates in creative activities at Diya...

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Mahesh – Star of the Month- January

Mahesh, a smart young adult with amazing abilities of his own, is very compassionate toward people, he is very caring of his sister as she is a person with visual and hearing impairment. He is empathetic towards his family and friends. He enjoys playing cricket with...

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Mental Healthcare Act 2017: A Review

  Mental health is an integral part of health and it is more than the absence of mental illnesses. It is the foundation for well-being and effective functioning of individuals. It includes mental well-being, prevention of mental disorders, treatment and...

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MARK ROHIT CHAKRABORTY- Star of the Month- December

We received Mark almost 3 and a ½ years before. Full of respect and curiosity, Mark had trouble remembering things. He couldn’t even remember what he had for breakfast. Mark also struggled to communicate his feelings and hence preferred to be by himself. Our trainers...

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ALL ABOUT AUTISM

Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. According to the Centers for Disease Control, autism affects an estimated 1 in 54...

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Pay attention to ADHD

  “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”- Albert Einstein Mental illness is the leading cause of disability adjusted life years among all major diseases and...

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Prader Willi syndrome

Prader-Willi syndrome – what, causes, early signs, what affects – best practices to work them. Prader Willi Syndrome, also known as PWS is a genetic disorder that affects the mental, physical and behavioural states of a person. It’s genetic in nature and quite rare,...

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Effect of pets on the Specially-abled

Pets are surely the most enriching companions of all time. It is less about talking and participating in traditional discussions and command-action dialogues, but more about how you read body language. The chirp of joy, the energetic wag of a tail, the satiated purr...

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Star of August Month Shinu

Stepping Towards the World of Success: Shinu Varghese In life, very often, an honest attempt can change a person for the better. When the attempt is given suitable support by an outside agency, the concerned person can march towards success. That is where the story of...

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Cooking generates family bonds

I got to interview some of my clients and I asked them some amazing questions regarding food. It was actually fun to talk with them. They were as excited as I was. I thought they would be so done with home food and would love fast food, but it was just the opposite....

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World Environment Day

The session started at 11am on Friday, June 5th. The session was coordinated by Ms. Reena and Ms. Jerusha. The participants were trainees Praveen, Dinesh, Namit, Fazal, Anushka, Sneha, and their parents. It was also attended by the interns. The session started with an...

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day celebrations began with two games -  Hangman (finding the missing letters in a word game) and Freeze Dance (in which students had to stop dancing right after a song is paused). The games were played with great gusto and liveliness. The dances were...

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Earth Day

Earth Day was celebrated by our trainees. The Happy Hour was  conducted by interns Samhita and Samyuktha. The trainees were  shown videos on why we celebrate Earth Day and the importance  of keeping our environment clean. The trainees also participated in a  drawing...

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