School for special needs children in Tamil Nadu is making a difference
Nanjil Oasis Happy Centre for Mentally Retarded Children is the name of a school in Nagercoil in Tamil Nadu.
The school takes care of children with special needs and helps them develop.
The students are trained in various activities like vocational training, packaging skills and more apart from formal studies.
Most of the teachers at the centre are parents of the children and have been trained in giving care.
The school is open throughout the week and takes no fixed fee from the parents as most members are from financially weak families.
The children at the centre have mental disorders like cerebral palsy and autism.