Building capacities for Sweta to make the most of her experience with disability.
The IDRR trains her in therapy, disability prevention and management so she can support others through their rehabilitation.
Building capacities in disability prevention, management, and rehabilitation. The IDRR is a Centre of Excellence that enables human resource development around disabilities through academic, research, and awareness activities.
Individuals enrolled in the Institute of Disability, Rehabilitation and Research so far, with many more to go!
We work to integrate disability management through research and rehabilitation
where the IDRR serves as a knowledge repository, capacity and human resource building centre, and pioneer in the sector.
Recognised by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI), IDRR offers RCI-affiliated courses and also provides placements after the training.
We also design, develop, and implement educational and awareness programs for service providers working towards the care and rehabilitation of PWD’s.
These RCI-affiliated courses develop human resources capable of serving in rural areas where 70% of PWDs are found.
These APD-affiliated disability management courses facilitate skill development for individuals prior to their eligibility for the RCI-affiliated courses.
Cover the monthly fees
needed for a person with
disability to attend IDRR
Take care of the food and
accommodation needs for a
person enrolled in IDRR
Support IDRR trainees by
covering their travel expenses during the course
Cover the cost of fees,
books, and equipment for
“This course is helping me learn about occupational therapy, physiotherapy, the rights of people with disabilities and more. I really love the environment at APD and it motivates me to develop my capacity to help people with disabilities. After my course ends, I want to work in this field and help children with disabilities live a better life.”
– Bhagyashree Patil,
on the CCRT course at IDRR