Center for children and youth with various disabilities, providing physiotherapy, occupational and speech therapy for children, as well as nutrition, social and health care.
Team of Unit
8 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