Showing Care, Concerns and Commitment for Visually Challenged People
285 million people are estimated to be visually impaired worldwide: 39 million are blind and 246 have low vision. About 90% of the world’s visually impaired live in low-income settings. 82% of people living with blindness are aged 50 and above
So the students of Class IX C will work for visually challenged and disadvantaged group and will become the representative group for this mission. This will also sensitize the students towards the plight of people who are visually challenged.
Various activities have been organised to sensitise all about the problem.
Discussion on the hardships and the problems in the life of blind people
Students will write and collect information about the education systems in blind schools
A documentary will be shown to students on the vocational training imparted to the blind people in order to earn their livelihood
Visit to the nearby blind school