October 20, 2014

Mathrushree Home for Mentally Challenged, Bangalore

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Mathrushree is a Special Residential School for mentally challenged children from economically poor areas of Bangalore. The home provides educational instruction, and appropriate life-skills to enable them to live in the society like their peers. Behavior modified programs are taught through the services of physiotherapy, speech therapy, music therapy, yoga therapy and special education techniques by a team of interdisciplinary teachers.

Children Across Borders provides funding to support the physiotherapy equipment, food and milk, transportation and medical needs of the children.

For more information on Mathrushree, visit their website at www.mathrushreemvk.org.in