Samaritan for the mentally disabled


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VADODARA: Mental health conditions in children that are not visible are relatively unknown among citizens. However, a housewife from the city has embarked on a drive to spread awareness about mental disability among children.

Manju Kaushal began the initiative in 2006 and formed a core group of 10 parents with children who have mental disabilities. Kaushal’s activities under the group ‘Specko Brainy’ aims at the social acceptance and inclusion of the mentally disabled children.

Source : http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/vadodara/Samaritan-for-the-mentally-disabled/articleshow/48691149.cms