Projects completed – All

  1. Data collection and analysis for Kashi Vidyapeeth at Madras on “Parenting and its impact on personality development of children in India” – 1965
  2. Set up Family Welfare Planning Unit for Air Force Station, Avadi 1966
  3. Set up vocational training for the deaf and vocational counseling and rehabilitation including research on attitude of employers (1968 – 1972)
  4. Developed vocational training programs in Vocational Rehabilitation Centre for Handicapped (VRC) under Government of India, Kanpur (1974)
  5. Set up Voluntary Organization to undertake job orders – Vikalang Kalyan Samiti, Kanpur – 1974)
  6. Organized several exhibitions for the self employed persons with disabilities and brought together Lions Clubs and Rotary Clubs for service delivery at VRC Madras (1977 to 1982)
  7. Organized Outreach Programs in rural areas in Tamilnadu (1978 – 1982) for vocational evaluation and rehabilitation assistance
  8. Set up Cooperative Society for the Blind in Madras (1978 – 1982)
  9. Set up skill training workshop attached to VRC Trivandrum (1982 – 1983)
  10. Set up Vocational Rehabilitation Centre for Handicapped Cooperative Society, Trivandrum – 1982
  11. Set up Regional Vocational Training Institute for Women, Trivandrum Government of India (1983), for training women for NCVT courses, advanced courses
  12. National vocational Training Institute for Women (1987 – 88).Developing syllabus for short term and long term courses. Training women as Trainers.
  13. Introduced Community Based Vocational Training (CBVT) at Pirana near Ahmedabad for the first time in trades suited to local employment market.
  14. Organized several such CBVT programs in different parts of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Karnataka (1988 – 1997)
  15. Developed “Signs for Tools” – a lexicon for training the deaf in vocational skills.
  16. Organized “Employment Camps” for the persons with disabilities at Bombay
  17. Organized Cricket for the disabled at all India level for five years ( 1993 to 1997)
  18. Supervised all Vocational Rehabilitation Centres in the country at national level – attended to administrative, legal and human resource development activities (1997 – 2004)
  19. Represented the Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India at inter ministerial coordination for better service (1997 – 2004)
  20. Developed schemes for setting up new VRCs in the country.
  21. Developed Manual for Vocational Rehabilitation Centres for the Handicapped for streamlining the functioning of these Centres. (2001)
  22. Introduced several employment schemes such as Group Employment Schemes, Self Help Groups, Cooperatives and Customized Training, worker Education, Pre Recruitment Training, Entrepreneurship Development Programs and Low Cost Aids for the rural (1973 – 2004)
  23. Functioned on the Management of several government and non – government organizations. (1974 – 2004)
  24. Evaluation Study on “Impact of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan on Girl Children with Disabilities in Tiruvallur District” for Spastic Society of Tamilnadu (2005)
  25. Developing Social Entrepreneurship for Parents of Children with Severe Disabilities in Collaboration with Centre for Social Initiative & Management, Chennai – Developing curriculum and manpower development

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