To accomplish its goal and objectives the association have been working on five basic thematic areas such as Inclusive Education, Income Generating Activities, Health Care, Capacity Building Trainings and advocacy. All events and activities preformed starting from its foundation up to now are briefly described hereunder.
To accomplish its goal and objectives the association have been working on five basic thematic areas such as Inclusive Education, Health Care, Income Generating Activities, Capacity Building Trainings and advocacy. All events and activities preformed starting from its foundation up to now are briefly described hereunder.
- On Inclusive Education
SCPDA has been provided educational support for Visually Impaired Children and for students who are Low Vision. It has been given and its implementation is ongoing till this year and will continue for the next two years. The association gives basic skill training by delivering courses such as braille English Writing and Reading, social skill, Health care and self-management skills, basic mobility and on the proper use of assistive devices. Learn More
- On Income Generating Activities
SCPDA empowered people with disabilities economically by involved them in development activities. The following tabular summary shows you the number of beneficiaries and name of project they involved on income generating activities. Learn More
- On Health Care
On its health care theme Support and Care for People with Disabilities Association (SCPDA) implemented projects on sanitation and public hygiene, on HIV/AIDS control and prevention, care and support for survivors of HIV/AIDS through, psycho-social support and on personal health cultivation, annual specialized eye examination services on the partnership between the association and optometrist specialized hospitals are performed in the past years. In addition, SCPDA played prominent role in spreading HIV/AIDS related information by cooperatively working with other partners. Learn More
- On Capacity Building Training.
SCPDA provide capacity building training for stakeholders, staffs, community associations and community members. It has provided participative training in platforms and project lunching and Disability day events. Learn More
- On Advocacy
SCPDA work with stakeholders for the right of people with disability such as in the inclusion of students to regular schools especially in primary schools after graduating from Bishoftu school for the blind. Learn More