Projects

Current Projects

Prerana Inclusive Education Project implemented in partnership with CBM: Under this project around 140 children with different categories of disabilities are being identified, assessed and individualized education and rehabilitation programme was planned in Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling districts. Majority of them are being enrolled into regular schools. Schools have been identified for focused interventions to promote inclusive education. Sensitization, teachers training, provision of therapeutic interventions, provision of assistive devices and  technology, provision of teaching and learning material, formation of After school clubs and parents groups will be undertaken soon.

Prerana Educational Centre: This is an Inclusive education centre in partnership with CBM with residential and day scholar facilities for 130 children with disabilities. The centre provides education, vocational training, sports and recreation, cultural activities for cwds. It also provides therapeutic interventions and training for parents and disability management related issues.

Prerana livelihood projects: Under this project mothers of the children with disabilities were trained in spice grinding and packing and horticulture. After successful completion of the training programme parents are employed in respective units who work and earn their livelihood which is an additional income and enables them to provide adequate care of their children. It is an exemplarily initiative for cooperative production and marketing. We provide seed money to them to initiate the venture which they continue successfully in future.

Muskaan: Muskaan is an annual sports meet organized every year in the month of December with the brand name of Muskaan in which children/ person with cross disability participate in this gala event. It is a mega sporting event on North Bengal which is organised in collaboration with various Ngos and well wishers from in and around Siliguri.

 Inclusive Nature Camp: PEC also conducts inclusive nature camp every year for the children with disability along with non disabled peers, who are taken out for three days to give them the feel of the nature and also a survival technical exposure.

 Include Vidya Campaign: CBM together with its partners across India had initiated Include Vidya Campaign in 2014, a campaign to include children with disabilities in mainstream education in India. As the State partner for CBM, Prerana Education Centre (A project of NBCD) together with CBM had organized various district and State level activities and events in West Bengal during 2014 & 2015. The campaign was a huge success made possible with joint effort of CBM with its partner Prerana Education Centre (A project of NBCD) and Mobility India along with other NGO coordination members (, IICP, Mentaid, , Parivar Bengal, Sanchar, Anwesha, Society for Visually Handicapped, Silence, AWWD, Bangla Natak Dot Com,).