Prayatna Nepal in partnership with Lalitpur Metropolitan City has conducted 1 day orientation on community based rehabilitation for concerned stake holders and person with disabilities from Lalitpur Metropolitan City, ward number 20 on 3rd July 2022. The main objective of the program was to sensitized person with disabilities and concerned stake holders on community based rehabilitation. That program has include following topic : Disability concept and definition, Disability classification based on functional impairment and severity, Community based rehabilitation concept and metrics government provision and available service for person with disabilities. The disability concept, defenation and classification session was facilitate by Mr. Kiran Silpakar chair person of national association of physical disabled , government provision and facilities session was facilitated by Ms. Maheshwori Bishta Rawaal head of women department of Lalitpur metropolitans city and community based rehabilitation session was facilitated by Ms.Neera Adhikari, undersecretary of Nepal government. After the orientation program, ward level group of person with disabilities Chayabahal was formed under the leadership of Ms.Bidya Laxmi Shakhya. Closing ceremony- the closing ceremony was hosted by Ms. Jimawati Lamkolia executive board member of Prayatna Nepal. Ms. Sarita Lamichhane did chair on closing ceremony Sobha Kharel the Chief Guest likewise Ms. Adhikari undersecretary of Nepal government was special guest respectively. Ms. Neera Adhikari thanked Prayatna Nepal and Lalitpur metropolitans city for organizing this program including the most vulnerable but excluded group from ward number 21. She stressed in the importance of CBR to change the lifestyle of person with disabilities. Ms. Shobha Kharel Chief guest made commitment among the participants that Lalitpur metropolitian city women development section always ready to empower person with disability. She urged the person with disabilities made concrete plan for the sustainable development of person with disability of ward number 20 which can reduce their economic dependency. At last,Ms Sarita Lamichhane chair person of Prayatna Nepal gives vote of thanks to all participants.
27 concerned stake holders were sensitized on community based rehabilitation and government provision for person with disabilities.