Local Partner: Center for the Rehabilitation of the Paralyzed (CRP)        Years Funded: 2016-Present

The vision of CRP Rajshahi is to ensure the inclusion of girls and boys, women and men with disabilities into mainstream society, with a mission to promote an environment where all everyone with disabilities has access to health, rehabilitation, education, employment, the physical environment and information.

BACHAO’s fund is used by CRP to:

  • To provide treatment, rehabilitation and support services focusing on physical, emotional, social, psychological and economical aspects.
  • To promote the development of skilled personnel in health care and rehabilitation in Bangladesh and the SAARC region.
  • To organize and promote programs for the prevention of disability.
  • To develop programs for early identification, therapeutic intervention, and education.
  • To promote advocacy and networking on disability issues.
  • To raise awareness about disability issues regionally, nationally, and internationally.
  • To conduct research consistent with the vision, mission, and overall objectives of CRP.
  • To promote sports and recreational opportunities for persons with disabilities.
  • Capacity building and increase the quality of therapeutic services of Afsar Hussain – CRP, Rajshahi

A warm thank you from Dr. Valerie Taylor of CRP