Physically Disabled, Ummeed

Lives changed by Ummeed

With the quality services that Ummeed provides, it is no surprise then to find many of its children living close to regular lives. Of course, this change is seen after many years and only in the cases of those children who follow the treatment seriously – by attending the sessions regularly and implementing the same…

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Vaibhav, reading Braille, provided by the NAB, India
Founding Story, National Association for the Blind, India, Visually Impaired

National Association for the Blind, India – How it all began

The NAB was setup by a certain Mr. Alpaiwala. Initially destined to become a lawyer, Mr. Alpaiwala became involved with the cause of the blind when he himself lost his vision in his late-twenties due to Retinitis Pigmentosa – an inherited, degenerative eye disease that causes severe vision impairment and often blindness. So from law, Mr. Alpaiwalla…

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