NISH along with the Directorate of Social Justice is conducting an online Interactive Disability Awareness Seminar (NIDAS) 'first of its kind'. The programme is of 2.30 hrs duration including one hour discussion.
The 27th seminar deals with “Management of Children with Low Vision”. This will be handled by Ms. Brahada Shankar, Consultant, Deafblindness and Low Vision. It is scheduled for 20th January 2018.
This online live seminar hosted at NISH will commence at 10.30 am. This will be simultaneously presented at all the District Child Protection Units (DCPU) offices for audiences present there via internet.
The two and a half - hour programme in Malayalam aims to reach out across the state to larger numbers of parents and caregivers, who are not aware of the implications of disability.
Interested people can register on the website http://nidas.nish.ac.in/be-a-participant/
Participants should either have a personal computer, laptop or tablet along with reliable high speed internet connectivity, webcam and microphone. Public who wish to participate from DCPU offices in each district may contact the District Child Protection Units nearest to them and avail the telephonic registration process.
Interested people who wish to participate from DCPU offices in each district may contact the Child Protection Units Officer nearest to them and avail the telephonic registration process.
Participants from each district can contact the District Child Protection officers in the following numbers: Thiruvananthapuram (0471-2345121), Kollam (0474-2791597), Pathanamthitta (0468-2319998), Alappuzha (0477-2241644), Kottayam (0481-2580548), Idukki (0486-2200108), Ernakulam (0484-2609177),Thrissur (0487-2364445), Palakkad (0491-2531098), Malappuram (0483-2978888), Kozhikode (0495-2378920), Wayanad (04936-246098), Kannur (0490-2326199)and Kasargod (04994-256990).
Participants from Trivandrum district can also attend from NISH after telephonic registration by contacting NISH in 0471- 3066675, 3066658.