We invite you to collaborate with us to help children with mental challenges and severe disabilities. You can help us in various ways:
You can undergo a free training in writing software using agile programming with latest and cutting-edge technologies. As a part of your training you write software for the disabled, which will be made available free. We will, of course display your name on our website. Software Engineering students are specially welcome to undertake Summer Internship programme with us.
Testing the software and training the disabled in its use:
You can download the software, test it with various devices and give us your valuable suggestions. Your suggestions would help us improve the software. You can also try the software with a person who is disabled, and give us your comments and further requirements.
Sponsor a workshop:
Sponsor a workshop for special kids, or part of it (each workshop costs us roughly US$250). Our innovative “one sense at a time” approach is receiving international appreciation: we have organized workshops with leading artists, such as the classical singer Aparna Panshikar, and the contemporary dancer Shilpika Bordoloi.
Sponsor Ed Roberts Fellowship:
We offer Ed Roberts to a mentally challenged child who shows extraordinary talent and zeal to communicate via Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). We work with the child to identify appropriate communication method for the child, including writing special software for the child. The Award constitutes of a communication device, like a computer pre-loaded with skid software and an appropriate input device for the child. Makea donation of INR 1,00,000, for sponsoring Ed Roberts Fellowship for 1 child.
Making a donation:
You can make a donation to us, to help us continue our efforts. You can donate in form of money, smartphones, computers, laptops.
To make a donation make a cheque/DD in favor of Bidirectional Access Promotion Society payable at New Delhi and post it to:
BAPSI, B-69, 2nd Floor, Lajpat Nagar- 1, New Delhi- 24