100+ sensitized on multiple disabilities
200 sensitized on multiple disabilities and 100+ sign language
162 sensitized on multiple disabilities and 200 on Indian sign language
Reaching out to 150-200 employees
57 sensitized on all disabilities and 170 sign language
Sensitized 75 employees on how People with Disability work efficiently using technology plus taught sign language to 52 more employees by visiting table to table in cafeteria
Sensitized 100 plus employees
Sensitized 126 employees and reached out to 150 more through sign language intro in cafeteria
Sensitized over 600 employees at 3 different locations; Bangalore, Chennai and Noida.
We sensitized over 300 employees at 2 locations
GiftAbled team conducted Disability sensitisation at Ginger Hotels, Andheri. One of the best hotels in India.
From customer driven innovations to giving them an opportunity to experience inclusive workplace. Team GiftAbled took the lead in sensitizing about sign language, livelihood of People with Disability, tactile projects and much more to senior leaders.
Fun filled Disability sensitization for 160 enthusiastic staff members of Narayana Nethralaya. Loved the energy around. Thanks to Chitra, Sindhu, Padma and whole team for all the support.
GiftAbled conducted Disability sensitization workshop for senior leaders at Intuit. The objective of the workshop was to alter mindsets, address fears, confusion, break stereotypes and bust myths about People with Disability.
11 Senior leaders from 7 different corporates took step towards inclusion.
It covered the basic understanding and learning of A to Z in Sign Language, along with awareness and insight to the challenges of people with disabilities.
The GiftAbled team conducted a disability sensitization workshop with senior leaders of corporates in Mumbai.
A special program of sensitization about social disabilities and an ‘Intro to Braille and Sign Language’ workshop was conducted by GiftAbled in Ivolunteer for CISCO managers.
GiftAbled conducted a 3 hour program which included an ‘intro to Braille and Sign Language’ workshop for around 50 CISCO employees in one of CISCO’s conference hall. The participants included few managers and leaders within CISCO.
The objective is to encourage the employees of these IT giants to be inclusive among its recruits. These IBSL based workshops benefited around 60 – 100 employees.
Batch 2 at Capgemini for 16 Deaf students with their pre assessments.
Glimpse of disability sensitization to 70 Passionate field coordinators of SVYM – Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement Trust.
At Gnanam School of Business, Students were enthusiastic to explore about ways of volunteering and also also learnt basic sign language. We thank Gnanam for the opportunity.
Volunteers from Christ University, Bangalore enjoyed learning basic sign language alphabets and tactile maps. Special Thanks to Pallavi Govvind Acharya & Youth For Seva for coordinating.
We could sell our unique handmade products made by People with Disability. We had 30 people learnt alphabets in sign language and 105 participants made Eye pledges in partnership with Narayan Nethralaya.
As part of GiftAbled Week, Happy to see new volunteers who shared great ideas and learnt Braille and sign language. We had our Deaf volunteer Suresh and Alok for interacting with volunteers after the session.
GiftAbled conducted Deaf club meet to understand the problems and challenges faced by our deaf and mute friends which witnessed close to 23 participants with a mix of deaf, hearing and hard of hearing.
Kids also get sensitized to other disabilities at GiftAbled.
Deaf club meet to discuss the further projects
Our trainer Nata Raja conducted Sign language workshop on 25th February 2017 as part of our initiative to teach sign language.
GiftAbled lead a Free workshop on Advance Sign Language. We were happy to see the enthusiasm.
We conducted a sensitization awareness workshop for a group of 160 students.
Intuit India volunteers involved in making Kite Story Books. They also learnt the right way to help a person with Visual Impairment and to braille. The team enjoyed feeling their name in braille.
Around 20 leaders from India, Asian countries and Middle East from Coca-Cola volunteered for our tactile library project. Amazing energy around. Everyone ended up with some commitment to give back even more to the society.
GiftAbled conducted Tactile workshop at Intuit and team had fun with enthu volunteers who spent 1 hour converting rubik’s cube into tactile. This would be included along with the Tactile library and reach visually impaired schools in rural places. They also got introduced to basic sign language and learnt the right way of helping a person with visual impairment. Thanks to Zeeshan Ramlan for organizing and sharing brilliant ideas to take it forward.
44 volunteers and 12 books !! Awesome effort by team Intuit India . GiftAbled sincerely thanks Zubin Sethna and Blossom Samantha Pinto for awesome coordination and support. We wish all the new employees all the best for their journey at Intuit.
When we have super cool managers from Intuit India Bangalore, the workshop will continue with laughs, smiles and lot of learning. Team learned to sign, braille and also made 3 complete shapes tactile book. GiftAbled thanks and appreciates all the participants for being the part of this workshop.
We had an amazing session of tactile making, followed by intro to sign and language
in Intuit India. We had fun activity during the session, which employees playing Tic Tac Toe and maze.
Intuit India never fails to surprise us. Their Interns involved themselves in making tactile maps and we had a basic intro to sign language and braille. We appreciate all the volunteers making it a success.
25 Intuit volunteers involved in making tactile books today during the workshop.
Enthusiastic team of 53 volunteers spent 3 hours in learning and understanding something new. Stepping into the shoes of Visually impaired person , starting from right way to help to volunteering opportunities. They involved themselves in doing tactile puzzle books and Rubik’s cube.
Making of tactile stories, Visually impaired gain much of their experience and knowledge of the world around them through touch. 50 Visa Employees volunteered to make beautiful tactile books for children.
GiftAbled conducted workshop for Vijaya bank staff in Bangalore. The workshop included Deaf, visually impaired, orthopaedic challenged and deaf blind. Our Trainers used a mix of ASL and ISL to communicate effectively with the participants.
Scenario Based Training/ Case Studies
Focusing on Problem Statements, Kinds of Approach – Level 2
Technical Training for People with Disability
Inclusion Sensitization- LGBT
Inclusion Sensitization- Multi-Generation
Online Training/ Webinar/ E-Learning
Disability sensitization workshop helps to understand different needs and how to tackle them. It makes your organization an inclusive place and drives more efficiency productivity and well being of employees and communities involved. It will also help you to create an environment where people treat each other with respect and consideration. Workshop Includes:
• Introduction to different types of disabilities.
• Right language and terminology
• Disability Etiquette (Behavior towards People with Disabilities)
• Equal treatment to all the people (no discrimination towards disabled)
• Reasonable accommodation and support (train some of the staff to communicate with People with Disabilities)
• Inclusive practices and legislation any specific law that pertains to specific industries) Workshops are conducted using group role,play model which helps the trainees to better understand the needs of People with Disabilities. Workshops are also tailor made to suit the requirement of the organization.
Thanks so much for taking us through such an informative and interactive session and making us realise how in small ways we could contribute much.
It was a wonderful session, I have been practicing both sign language and braille with my husband! It has been fun talking to him in sign language:) Keep up the good work, the society needs people like you!
It was a great session. Gave the chance to understand and learn new things related to Visual Impairment and Hearing Impairment.
The session was good. The braille practice was interesting and the sign language learning was also fun. Interested in learning more.
Great! It was interesting to get trained and experience what has been learnt. Keep up the humble and great way of spreading awareness and knowledge sharing.
Fantastic! I never thought I could also learn Sign Language and Braille. You made the learning very easy.