Life skills refer to a large group of psychosocial and interpersonal skills that promote mental wellbeing and that leads to a healthy and productive life.

The life Skills workshops have parents and children participating together where demonstrations and participatory approach are the keys to take forward the topics to ensure both parents and the deaf children understand better.

 

 

 

Community Worker Trainings

Through these training, the Anganwadi and Asha workers are sensitised on the issue of childhood deafness and learn how to identify deaf children in the community, techniques on counselling parents and if they find any Hearing impaired child where to refer and guide them for intervention.

New Born Hearing Screening Programme

June 18th was a big day for all of us at VAANI, as we set up ‘SOHUM’ device at Tumkur District Hospital Karnataka. ​‘SOHUM’ is a non-invasive Early Screening device for testing hearing loss in newborn babies. Early screening helps in taking appropriate remedial measures and increases the probability of