Wednesday, October 21, 2020

GADRA

Vision:The Capacity Building and Empowerment of our beneficiaries and community as a whole through sustainable social welfare and skills development programme for the Blind & Partially Sighted, as well as the unemployed and acutely poor

Mission:The eradication of poverty as a priority and promoting the dignity and independence of all those who seek our assistance.

Objectives:

  •  To promote the independent living of the blind and partially sighted
  • To promote the rights of the unemployed, impoverished and marginalized especially people with visual impairment.
  • - To alliviate poverty by building the capacity of our beneficiaries through enterprise development and skills development.

Focus Areas:

  • Skills Development and Capacity Building for the Blind and Partially Sighted (Braille,Computers etc)
  •  Welfare services for the unemployed and impoverished (application for grants,food parcels,soup kitchen,counselling and referral to resources)
  • Enterprise Development for the impoverished (income generating projects)
  • Training (solar cooking,sewing,gardening,substance abuse,preparation of work,ABET and Leadership.

Target Group/Beneficiaries:

  • Adult Blind and Partially Sighted
  • Unemployed and those in distress due to disasters such as floods and shack fire.