8th December – National Mental Retardation Day
A Music Concert by The Differently Abled for The Differently Abled
On account of National Mental Retardation Day (8th December) , Maithree is organizing an awareness drive, through a Light Music Concert by Ananda Ragam Innisai Kuzhu – A band by the visually handicapped.
Date : Saturday the 9th December 2017, Time : 6:00 p.m onwards, Venue : Valluvar Gurukulam, Tambaram
Maithree, An Association of Parents of Exceptional Children, is steered with a Vision to integrate persons with Mental Retardation into the society thereby bringing dignity to their lives.
Maithree is an organization endeavoring to bring out the best in persons with special needs and transforming them into contributory citizens of the society.
Maithree, which was started in 1994, provides an array of services starting from special schooling to vocational training and finally residential care. To put it in a nut shell a support for a life time.
It reaches to over 480 children with special needs through its 16 service centres located in Tambaram West, Tambaram East, Medavakkam, Ullagaram, Perambur, West Mambalam, K.K.Nagar, Moolakadai, Kodabakkam and Vembakkam near Kancheepuram.