MODEL RESOURCE CENTRE FOR DISABILITY SERVICES

The Regional Centre, Chennai, under the guidance of the NIVH Hqrs, has established a Model Resource Centre for Disability Services to benefit students with special needs studying in institutions and universities imparting higher education where the enrollment of visually impaired students and students with other disabilities is high. This model unit is housed at the Loyola College, Chennai, which has an impressive enrolment of visually impaired and other disabled students. The model resource centre facility is equipped with ITC hardware and software, qualified and motivated manpower to assist the users in utilizing the specialized equipments, e-text generation and other support services meant for academic learning among students with visual impairment and special needs.