Vishalayam (home for intellectual disability) unit of God’s Gift Foundation is non-profit, non-commercial, voluntary organization dedicated to the welfare of the intellectual Challenged. Established in 2009 the institute is managed by a team of committed professionals interested in the welfare of the mentally challenged.
The Institute operates a day-care and residential center for boys and girls with mental disability in red hills, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India. Tailor-made educational programs provide these students with basic life skills and fundamental concepts that will help them function as independently as possible on a day-to-day basis.
The Institute started with 2 students in 2009, as a rehabilitation center at red hills Chennai, today the Institute is serving 70 mentally challenged persons. The boys and girls are accommodated in two separate blocks with a common dining facility.
In order to extend such services to affected people in the underserved rural areas, Vishalayam has started a rehabilitation center (care @ wheel) in the village of thiruvallur district, Tamilnadu, India
The quality of every person with mental retardation is equal to other citizens in the country in that they will have independent living and community integrating to the maximum extent possible.
To generate resources through fundraising initiatives and community partnerships, and use those funds to make an impact in the lives of children
Through constant professional endeavors empowering the persons with mental retardation to access the state of the art rehabilitation intervention by qualified people viz., Educational Therapeutic, Vocational, Employment, Leisure and Social Activities, Sports, Cultural Services and Full Participation.
To act as a resource center for protection of rights, equal opportunity and full participation for the persons with mentally retardation.