Success stories
Rahul: a trusted member of the Janaseva family
Rahul Sonawane, 20, lives in Janaseva’s Destitute Rehabilitation Centre in Pune. When he was eight years old he ran away from his negligent family and started living on the streets. While street-living he suffered a severe burn in a tragic accident; rendering his hand useless. When Janaseva found him he was in a weak and sorry condition so was immediately brought to our rehabilitation centre. He was given bedding, clean…
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Akhila improves her speech and mental disorder with ARDAR
Akhila is a six-year-old girl who suffers from Dumb Chronic Adenoiditis (mild mental disorder and delayed speech). She showed symptoms from birth but never received special education or medical help as her family were unable to afford the required care. In 2010, when Akhila was four, Association for Rural Development and Action Research (ARDAR) identified her at a medical camp held in her village, Gumpam, in Andhra Pradesh. After examining…
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Indrakumar works for SONY
Indrakumar is native to a small village in Sirsi Taluk, Uttara Kannada district. After completing SSLC, he dreamt of taking science in PUC but his financial situation meant paying for college just wasn’t feasible. After coming by information on Vidya Poshak, he filled in our application form for 2006-07. His home visit was carried out by Mr. Ashok Bhat one our volunteers and was subsequently admitted into M.E.S. PU College,…