Since the inception of Swayamsiddha Swayamraojgar Apanga Punarvasan Sanstha (SSAPS) have been involving in the noble cause of its main objective that is ‘Rehabilitation of the every kind of disabled people of the society and their families’. Our organization has the burden of disabled persons and their families and doing work for their betterment. To make their lives stable as like other is always big task for the organization. In that respect organization have implemented many activities for this community and make them able to come in the main stream with the common community. Tried to remove their inferiorities complex within them and motivated them that they are not least able but possessing every good capacity to compete in this new era of life.
APANGA MARRIAGES ACTIVITY:
To establish the stable family life one’s Marriage of such disabled person is challenging. So the organization has conducted Apanga Marriage Ceremonies in various places of Pune district where these people can gather very easily. In this ceremony many couples been married and got settled. This happened only by taking the initiative of our sanstha. SSAPS playing the leading role in settle ling their disabled people marriages. Not only settled them through this way but also have implemented many development programs for them. Many various trainings which are job oriented the organization have implemented at various rural and urban places. Some of them were short term residential training too. More than 100 marriages have been performed through our organization in these last three years so far and got benefitted.
EDUCATION PROGRAM :
SSAPS have implemented educational programs too for these disabled persons so that they may get educated and become self reliant and earn for themselves. We aware them regarding their health and also conducted Youth seminars on education as well as organized Adolescent Education to these people. Through such programmes we also focus on the Family counseling to their families as there were many issues in their families, some have misconception about their livelihood and responsibilities towards husband -wife and each other.
In future SSAPS have big project to be implemented for this community for their betterment and complete stability. We are very much optimistic from such project implementation among them and it has always been great joy for us for work with them and for them.