This is an early intervention and school readiness scheme for children in the age group of 0-10 years with the four disabilities covered under the National Trust Act that aims at providing training (specifically school readiness) and counselling to both children and parents.
The child should be in the age group of 0-10 years. The child should have one of the disabilities covered under the National Trust Act, of 1999, which are Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation, and Multiple Disabilities.
Documents required to be brought by Parents or guardians for enrolment in a Disha Centre are:
- Enrolment form.
- Birth Certificate or Date of Birth proof of the PwD.
- Disability Certificate.
- BPL certificate or Income certificate of Parent or Guardian issued by competent authority as authorized by the concerned State/ Union Territory (for LIG or BPL family).
- ID proof of parent or guardian f) Residence (Local) proof (Mandatory in case of LIG parent or guardian or for parents of PwD availing transport facility).