The Department of ASLP conducts camps and outreach programs to cater to the needs of the clients who are unable to attend the services at the Institute due to geographical or financial constraints. The programs are organized in collaboration with voluntary agencies like NGO's, Social Service Organizations, Special Schools and Regular Schools at various parts of the State.
ADIP scheme: NISH has functioned as the implementing agency for ADIP scheme and has distributed hearing aids and ear moulds by conducting camps across the 14 districts in Kerala.
National Institute of Speech and Hearing, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala is distributing hearing aids at subsidized rates or free of cost through Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase / Fitting of Aids and Appliances (ADIP Scheme), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt of India, to people with hearing impairment. NISH has been implementing the ADIP scheme for the past decade and has distributed quality hearing aids to beneficiaries across the length of the state. This has been a boon too many people who could not afford hearing aids for financial constraints. For the present scheme, NISH has been granted an amount of Rs.50 Lakhs through which NISH aims at distributing digitally programmable body level or behind the ear hearing aids starting from 25/07/2017.
For more details Contact:
Ms.Rejitha, Social Worker
Phone: + 91 471 2944638