XRCVC Extension in Thane
The Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC), (www.xrcvc.org), has opened an Extension Resource Centre in Thane on June 27. The XRCVC-Viviana Extension is located at Viviana Mall, one of India's largest malls. Click here for details
Direct Support & Training
If you are a person with vision impairment or a parent, caregiver or educator feel free to access any of our range of services: Access Technology Support, Training Services : Computers, O&M, English, Life skills, Volunteer Support...
Achieving Access - Advocacy Initiatives
Ensuring environmental access is key in ensuring that vision impairment or loss does not result in a disability. XRCVC's advocacy initiative works in four main areas of print access, financial access, educational access and independent living.
Breaking Barriers - Awareness Initiatives
The biggest barrier in inclusion is the barrier of the human mind. The awareness initiative through mega events, workshops and talks aims at breaking myths resulting from both lack of information and a closed mindset to help individuals...
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Training programmes for visually challenged persons:
The Elementary Level English Language Training (EET) will cover training and practice sessions to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills as well as to expand vocabulary with emphasis on spelling and pronunciation along with grammar.
The Basic Computer Training & Introduction to Access Technologies (BCT-AT) will cover training and practice sessions in accessible materials including screen readers, screen magnifiers, OCR technology etc.