In-House Services 
Computer Training

Computer Training

Computer literacy and proficiency to use e books, email, and other online educational resources are essential and critical skills for the visually impaired persons which empowers them to be independent and up-to-date. Nethrodaya has a well equipped computer lab and has been providing training in usage of computers, essential application software and internet. Nethrodaya equips the visually impaired with basic computer skills like MS Office along with their main stream of study.

Braille Printer

Braille Printer

Braille has been one of the reliable study aid to visually impaired students enabling them to read Braille books and write independently without depending on readers. Typing entire books or study materials in Braille type writer has been a slow and laborious process. Nethrodaya has installed a modern Braille embosser and printer with the support of State Bank of India, which can scan typed documents and print them in Braille format instantly.

Audio Library

Audio Library

Nethrodaya has well stocked library of thousands of Audio books and audio study materials for academic subjects as well as other competitive examinations and general knowledge for the use of the visually impaired community. Nethrodaya provides, on request, the copies of DVDs containing the audio study materials to visually impaired students in Tamilnadu completely free of cost.

Browsing Facility

Browsing Facility

Nethrodaya has a special browsing centre where the visually impaired can access ebooks, send emails, browse websites and chat with friends.

Music Training

Music Training

Nethrodaya offers free music lessons to its residents every day of the week. Classes are conducted in keyboard, tabla, rhythm pad, and vocals. Since the musical profession is commercially sound, the visually impaired are immediately absorbed into musical troupes after finishing the training.

Reading Services

Reading Services

Readers for the visually impaired students play an important role in their academic life as they assist them to understand the lessons, write assignments whenever required and give intense coaching for the preparation of examinations. Nethrodaya has been mobilizing the support of regular readers from college students, retired persons and housewives throughout the year.

Shop for the blind

Shop for the blind

Nethrodaya inmates need not go outside for search of their needs.Their needs like walking stick, talking clock, Audio CD and many more are available in the Shop.

Yoga Classes

Yoga Classes

Nethrodaya believes that the practice of yoga will aid in improving mental and physical well-being of its students. Hence these classes are held under the able guidance of a qualified yoga teacher.

Gym

Gym

Nethrodaya has also set up a gym in its premises equipped with equipment that can be used safely by the visually impaired.

Tamil Class

Tamil Class

Vernacular classes are conducted for the inmates.

Kindly click the link to see the list of items available in our Shop for the visually impaired.

 

Shop for the blind

Nethrodaya inmates need not go outside for search of their needs.Their needs like walking stick, talking clock, Audio CD and many more are available in the Shop.