Asha Centre, Agra

Asha School, Agra was established under the aegis of Army Wives Welfare Association (AWWA) in October 1998. The school aims at providing education and rehabilitation training facilities for differently abled Asha School, Agra was established under the aegis of Army Wives Welfare Association (AWWA) in October 1998. The school aims at providing education and rehabilitation training facilities for differently abled children of Armed Forces personnel, Para Military Forces personnel, civilian employees paid from defence services estimates and civilians. Disabilities are treated by specialists at ASHA School Agra. Vocational training is imparted so that these children can become productive members of society. children of Armed Forces personnel, Para Military Forces personnel, civilian employees paid from defence services estimates and civilians. Disabilities are treated by specialists at ASHA School Agra. Vocational training is imparted so that these children can become productive members of society.

Date of regn with MOSJE.

Asha School, Agra has been regd vide ID No UP/00007093 dt 29 Apr 2015.

Name of Principal with qualification

Dr (Mrs) Tania Manhas, M.B.B.S.

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Name of Special Educator

Qualification

 

(a)

 

Mrs Archana Gupta

M.A

(b)

Mrs Sangeeta Sagar

B Com, Diploma in Spl Edn

(c)

Mrs Laxmi Sharma

MA, B.Sc. & B .Ed

(d)

Mrs Manju Sharma

B.A, B.Ed, Diploma in Spl Edn

(e)

Mrs Renu Rawat

B.A & B.Ed Diploma in ASD

 
FACILITIES WITH INFRASTRUCTURE AVAILABLE WITH REGARDS TO DISABILITIES ADDSD/THERAPIES AVAILABLE

 

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Facilities & Infrastructure

Components/Remarks

1.

Sensory Park.

Comprising of Merry Go Round, Inclusive Sand pit, Tandem walk, Basket ball Hoop and slide. Also are available crawl through rings & tyres.

2.

Extended Physiotherapy Room.

The erstwhile physiotherapy room has been extended by joining two rooms, thus providing more space for conducting various therapeutic exercises as well as for the use of all physiotherapy equipment. The children and staff now have more room for free and unhindered movement inside the room.

3.

Hydrotherapy Room.   

  The room consists of a centrally heated pool of 13ft x 8ft x 3ft dimensions. The pool also consists of underwater pumps for generating waves inside the pool. These waves are generated for the purpose of certain exercises inside the pool whereby the children are made to walk against these gentle waves, as a result of which the dormant muscles are slowly developed. The room also consists of a shower room and ventilators with exhaust fans for maintaining a salubrious environment inside.

4.

Ball Room

A separate ball room with colourful plastic balls, while playing with these plastic balls the children are able to develop the abilities of identification and development of dormant muscles.   

5.

Activity Room

A spacious activity room with Home Theatre eqpt comprising of music system and a LED television and DVD is used daily. All indoor activities like dance, music, indoor games like carom board, ludo etc are also conducted here.

6.

Sensory Integration Eqpt

 

Comprises LED Screen 58” LLOYD , Balance Board and Microsoft X Box 360 SR.  

7.

Speech Therapy    

Conducted by contracted speech therapist daily facilitates with Dr Speech Therapy Basic software, Speech monitoring aids, Hearing aids, Speech Therapy software Basic 5.0 advance and Fiber optic carpet with lt source with sound specially for visually impaired children.

8.

Equine Therapy.

Equine Therapy will proven to be very useful in the improvement of the condition of spl children the feasibility of conducting the same was explored for the Asha School, Agra. The active liaison and good relationship with civil police lead to provision of horses for this therapy by Agra City Police.

9.

Physiotherapy Eqpt

It consist of Heel exerciser, Nautical wheel, Grip exerciser, Lower Limb exerciser, Rowing machine, Treadmill 1.5 HP, Unweighted mobility Trainer, HIP circumdutor, Wrist circumdutor, Traction Table, Quadricep Table, Static Cycle and Indoor Activity Fun Game.   

 
ACHIEVEMENT IN LAST FIVE TO SIX YEARS AND ADDL FACILITIES AVAILABLE FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN INCL EDN AND TEACHING INFRASTRUCTURE

 

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Facilities

Components/Remarks

Dining Hall

Air conditioned with comfortable seating arrangement for all age group children is done for mid day meal.

Spacious Class Rooms

There are eight spacious classrooms incl           03 x Smart Class Room with good quality furniture and colourful interiors for children.

Project Pankh    

It is run in Project Pankh room where basic training and decorative paper bags, candle and dalbadi, pappad etc making are taught.

Auditorium        

Auditorium equipped with smart bd, projector, sound and adequate sitting arang.

Badminton Court  

A Badminton court has been prep by marking present avlb hard area and provn of net and rackets.

Asha School bus   

Specially modified CNG based Asha School bus donated by AGIF.

Basket Ball Court   

A Basket Ball court has been constr on  28 Feb 2013.

Electric Pottery Making machine

Hires potters on requirement basis for teaching.

Full Fledged Kitchen

For preparing hygienic and tasty meals. Equipped with gas stoves and induction cookers etc.

10 

Temple

For daily prayers.

11 

Surveillance Cameras

16 x Surveillance cameras and LCD TV for monitoring all activities within the school premises and classes.

12 

Customized IT Equipment

Customized Keyboards, mouse and software for enabling children to quickly grasp various keys and commands.

13 

Knowledge Park (Imparting knowledge of religions, City Infrastructure &Shopping Arcade)

Consisting models of  Sarv Dharm Sthal (Temple) , City infrastructure like Airport, Fire Station , Hospital and Shopping Arcade like Flower Shop,  Fruit Shop& Vegetable  Shop.

14 

Grokid Club House with Bridge  and swings

Entertainment with playing aids to special children.

15 (p)

Occupational Therapy Equipments

Sewing machine (Qty-02) and Spiral binding machine enhance the occupational therapy for special children.

16 (q)

Railing

Aids effortless mov towards 03 x Toilets, Dinning Hall, Activity Hall and Hydrotherapy.