About Us

History of DDRC :- 

                                                 The District Disability Rehabilitation Centre Sangrur has been functioning since July 2003 in the premisesof working women hostel near Red Cross Bhawan, Ranbir Club, Sangrur. Its collaborating agency is Indian Red cross Society Sangrur . The main emphasis of DDRC is to provide the Artificial limbs,  Callipers, Hearing Aids, tricycles, Wheel chairs, Rehabilitation aids , Appliances , Therapeutic services, Loans for Self Employment, counselling of Divyangjans, barrier free environment.


Functions of DDRC:- 

 
  • DDRS ( Deen Dayal  Rehabilitation Scheme )
  • Under this scheme the DDRC Sangrur provides services to Divyangjans to make them self reliant and confident. Provides Education to the Divyangjans, Helps them for their placement.      
  • A D I P ( assistance to disable persons for purchasing , fitting of Aids/ Appliances ) 
  • The main focus of DDRC Sangrur is to provide Aids / appliances  to Divyangjans

Mission of DDRC:- 

  • To empower Divyangjans .
  • To make them self reliant.
  • To make them dignified citizen.
  • To help them to provide jobs. 
  • To facilitate them as much as possible.     

Governing Body of DDRC:-


  • Chairman – Deputy Commissioner 
  • Nodal Officer – Assistant Commissioner (UT)
  • Member – Civil Surgeon  
  • Member – District Social Security officer  
  • Member – District Programme officer   
  • Member – District Public Relation Officer 
  • Member – Secretary Red cross 

Main Achievements of DDRC, Sangrur September 2001- March 2018:- 


  • Total no. Of beneficiaries enrolled-    9951 
  • Total no of beneficiaries benefited -7991
  • The cost of aids and appliances – 12607391
  • No. Of Aids and appliances-   8880
  • Artificial limes (Prostheses)-  600
  • Callipers   ---1635
  • Hearing Aids --  2779
  • Tricycle-----1734
  • Wheel Chair ---722

Main Achievements of DDRC, Sangrur September 2001- March 2018:- 


  • Walking Sticks ----115
  • Blind Sticks/Slate---132
  • Other ----197
  • Spectacles ---51
  • Follow Ups— 1932
  • Physiotherapy (Treatment ) ---1837
  • Crutches--1058 

Main Achievements of DDRC, Sangrur September 2001- March 2018:-


  • Persons self employed under STD/PCO -8
  • Persons got motorized three wheeler scheme under Rajeev Gandhi founding, New Delhi-10
  • Persons referred to civil Hospital for Surgery-200
  • Persons counselled for loan of NHFDC and DRI Scheme -180
  • Persons referred to VRC for handicapped VRTC, VRC for women Ludhiana and SLIET Longowal (Punjab)

Main Achievements of DDRC, Sangrur September 2001- March 2018:- 


  • Persons self employed under STD/PCO -8
  • Persons got motorized three wheeler scheme under Rajeev Gandhi founding, New Delhi-10
  • Persons referred to civil Hospital for Surgery-200
  • Persons counselled for loan of NHFDC and DRI Scheme -180
  • Persons referred to VRC for handicapped VRTC, VRC for women Ludhiana and SLIET Longowal (Punjab)

Main Achievements of DDRC, Sangrur September 2001- March 2018:-


  • Persons given training in ADL –606
  • Sensitization programmes for  Panchayat leaders and officers-80
  • Candidates (PWD) employed  in BHARTI RETAILER LTD. AT Sangrur----08
  • SSA work   i.e. Hoshiarpur, Barnala, Jalandhar 

School of children with Autism:-

                                                                DDRC   Sangrur with the help of Red Cross society   Sangrur and an Ngo AEWS Sangrur runs a school of children with Autism . The staff visited their for physiotherapy and other necessities. DDRC  Sangrur helps to organise cultural , sports , art activities.  

     

Main Attractions:-

                                        DDRC Sangrur tries and with their efforts, even in the absence of grant from govt. The DDRC Sangrur provided AIDS And APPLIANCES with the help of 


  • ALIMCO 
  • NIVH Dehradun 
  • BHARAT VIKAS PRISHAD
  • NSIC