Parent of a boy with Down syndrome which made me learn about DS and other special needs like Autism, ADHD, LD,CP.Through my organisation AIKYA Foundation trained several hundreds of children and parents. advocated through satellite TVs and print media, Facebook, blogs, twitter,authored books on Autism, ADHD.Presented papers at Nationational and International conferences organised EXPOs, sports as part of advocacy program. Formed parents associations and self advocacy groups. Special educator with 25 years of experience, established many schools, hold important positions in organisations serving people with disabilities, nominated member of Welfare board of Government of Tamilnadu, India.
I’m a Patient Leader