A Model Resource Centre for Children with Disabilities provided seven children with disabilities with a laptop and a mobile phone each.
There were 45 shortlisted projects in the prominent ICC Social Impact Award and Sightsavers India came out victorious in the Health Domain category.
The visit was a part of the project ‘Building Partnerships for Sustainable Development Goals- Empowering Disabled People’s Organisations'.
The just concluded assembly elections in Chhattisgarh witnessed close to 74% voter turnout. What we witnessed was also a wave of ‘accessible elections’.
Kabir Bedi, the Brand Ambassador of Sightsavers India, visited the eye screening camp in Bhiwandi on the successful completion of its one year.
The renovated eye unit, strengthened by Sightsavers, was inaugurated by the Chief District Medical Officer Shri Basudev Behera on 20th September 2018.
Sightsavers opened a new Vision Centre under the RAAHI- National Truckers’ Eye Health Programme in Transport Nagar Ballabhgarh, Haryana.
Sightsavers India has culminated its five yearlong Sundarbans Eye Health Project with Standard Chartered Bank, improving access to eye care in the region.
The State Health Society and Sightsavers signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the National Programme for Control of Blindness and Visual Impairment.