Making Pakistan more inclusive for the Differently Abled since 1957
Besides free quality education, PSRD high school provides free books, uniforms, pick & drop facilities, and free meals to the Differently Abled. Whereas PSRD’s Skill Development center is also performing exceptionally well. It not only imparts computer skills and arts and crafts to the students but also enables them to earn good wages by making items on order for commercial brand outlets. A total of 4361 students have been admitted to PSRD high school from 2005 to 2022.
Every year around 22500 patients are registered and categorized according to their paying capacity. Out of this almost 20% are treated free of cost and the rest are treated at highly concessional rates. They are catered properly keeping quality standards high. The Orthotics & Prosthetics provided 3630 appliances to 22869 patients. The Physiotherapy center attended 7713 patients who were given 59042 treatment sessions and attended 495 patients who were given 945 treatment sessions specifically collaborated with Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, School of Allied Health Sciences, and the Children’s Hospital.
CBR and VRC are active in providing valuable services to underprivileged men and women with disabilities to start their own small businesses. PSRD aims to provide them a loan – micro-credit facilities to start their own small businesses and help them stand on their own feet. They also provide immunization programs, primary education, and vocational training to poor women and children lying in the outlying areas of Lahore.