The faculty members and students of Amity Institute ofRehabilitation Sciences (AIRS) celebrated “International Day for Persons withDisabilities (Divyangjan) 2016” with the students from Udaan School forthe Disabled, Noida at Amity University Campus, Sector-125, Noida.
The event comprisedof a “Signature Campaign and Sensitization Programme on We Support Inclusion”. The event aimed at enhancing the awarenessabout developmental disability and inclusion of Children with Special Needs inthe mainstream society. The Students with Special Needs of Udaan School forDisabled showcased unparalleled social and interactive skills during theprogram.
Theevent was titled “We Support Inclusion” wherein the students withspecial needs were welcomed at Amity Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences andaddressed by Dr. JP Singh, Chairman AFDD and Dr. Jayanti Pujari, Director, AIRS.
Subsequently, the students with special needsalong with the faculty members of AIRS visited the University Headquarter and interacted withProf. (Dr.) Balvinder Shukla, Hon’ble VC, Amity University UP, who stressedupon the need for inclusion of children with special needs.
Studentsalso met Prof. Alka Munjal, Dean, SAA &SS; Cmde. PL Masson, Director, HRand took their signature and message for supporting inclusion. Afterwards studentsalso visited various institutions in the University Campus such as AmityInstitute of Behavioral Health and Allied Sciences (AIBHAS), Amity Institute ofPsychology and Allied Sciences (AIPS), Amity Institute of Education (AIE),Amity Institute of Social Sciences (AISS) and Amity Institute of Advanced LegalStudies (AIALS), Amity Institute of Telecom Engineering and Management (AITEM)and took the signatures and messages from Head of Institutions and FacultyMembers for supporting inclusion