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Deepam School

Deepam School

Center for children and youth with various disabilities, providing physiotherapy, occupational and speech therapy for children, as well as nutrition, social and health care.

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permanent therapists, driver and cleaning staff, volunteers

Unit History & Vision

Deepam means light in Tamil. The project was started in 1992 as a playground for children with special needs in Kuilapalayam village and has gradually grown into a facility with a creative day-care and out- patient programme serving about of 20 villages around Auroville. Our patients have various special needs: hearing impaired, mental and/or physical challenges, genetic and neurological disorders.

 

Location:Aspiration Auroville 605101 Tamil Nadu India

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