Parents, Trainees and Staff Exposure Visit


On August 31st, an exposure trip was organized for parents, trainees and staff to Nav Prabhuti Trust to see how their candidates with autism do such awesome block printing on sarees, pouches, greeting cards, bedsheets [...]

Parents, Trainees and Staff Exposure Visit2018-09-08T13:00:34+00:00

Employability skills


June 19th and June 26th - volunteers from Morgan Stanley and Groupon came in to work with our adult candidates on employability skills and supporting Diya Innovations with their prep work for Diwali. They worked [...]

Employability skills2018-07-31T16:32:13+00:00

Cooking Techniques for veggies


A team of volunteers from Morgan Stanley came in to teach our adults with intellectual challenges how to wash prep and try different cooking Techniques on vegetables. A challenging task as not everyone likes veggies. [...]

Cooking Techniques for veggies2018-06-19T23:09:04+00:00

Teaching preparation and storage of vegetables


  Knowing how to use a knife safely and learning how to prep for a meal are important skills to know in the kitchen to save time in cooking. On June 8th, 2018 our students [...]

Teaching preparation and storage of vegetables2018-06-12T16:52:43+00:00

Assisted living training project


    The Diya Assisted living training project began this weekend, Friday evening, June 8th - Sunday evening, June 10th with three adults - Suresh, Ashwin and Tony. A lot of preparation went into it [...]

Assisted living training project2018-06-12T16:51:47+00:00

TCS World 10k 2018


May 27 - we were blessed with a dry, sunny day and it turned out to be a day of fun and celebration! Suresh, our one and only barefoot runner with cerebral palsy from the [...]

TCS World 10k 20182018-05-29T19:40:45+00:00

Game of Life – McAfee volunteer engagement


On May 17th, a group of volunteers from Sky High Event /McAfee came to Diya for a fun day with our adults with intellectual challenges. The Game of Life is a training curriculum to teach [...]

Game of Life – McAfee volunteer engagement2018-05-31T11:44:07+00:00

Inauguration – The inception of Diya’s assisted living project


On May 15, 2018 Diya inaugurated a new project : Assisted living. The apartment is located just opposite Diya Foundation in Kalyan Nagar. The apartment has two bedrooms, a hall and kitchen that will allow [...]

Inauguration – The inception of Diya’s assisted living project2018-05-23T21:53:10+00:00

Capacity building : Learning new skills


  Volunteer engagement is a way to create an awareness in the corporate world of what's possible for our adults with intellectual challenges with regard to skill development and work opportunities. On May 11th 2018 [...]

Capacity building : Learning new skills2018-05-22T10:00:23+00:00

The Ritz Carlton – Diya CSR Impact: May 3, 2018


On May 3, 2018 several adults with intellectual challenges that are undergoing training on personal hygiene, grooming and housekeeping skills at Diya were invited to the Ritz Carlton for a demo on how to service a room [...]

The Ritz Carlton – Diya CSR Impact: May 3, 20182018-05-31T11:56:16+00:00
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