Protecting sight and fighting for disability rights

<!–Top 10 NGO in India | Protecting sight and fighting for Disability Rights|<![CDATA[ window._wpemojiSettings = {"baseUrl":"https://s.w.org/images/core/emoji/13.0.0/72×72/","ext":".png","svgUrl":"https://s.w.org/images/core/emoji/13.0.0/svg/","svgExt":".svg","source":{"concatemoji":"https://www.sightsaversindia.in/wp-includes/js/wp-emoji-release.min.js?ver=5.5.5"}}; !function(e,a,t){var n,r,o,i=a.createElement("canvas"),p=i.getContext&&i.getContext("2d");function s(e,t){var a=String.fromCharCode;p.clearRect(0,0,i.width,i.height),p.fillText(a.apply(this,e),0,0);e=i.toDataURL();return p.clearRect(0,0,i.width,i.height),p.fillText(a.apply(this,t),0,0),e===i.toDataURL()}function c(e){var t=a.createElement("script");t.src=e,t.defer=t.type="text/javascript",a.getElementsByTagName("head")[0].appendChild(t)}for(o=Array("flag","emoji"),t.supports={everything:!0,everythingExceptFlag:!0},r=0;r

Nearly half of visual impairment can be treated or prevented

What we do

Sightsavers India also known as Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind has been once more certified as Great Place to Work-Certified™ from June 2020 until May 2021.

Commitment to Transparency Verified – GuideStar India

What we have achieved

55 million

people examined for eye problems since 1966

36.4 million

eye treatments provided, including spectacles and medication

5 million

operations performed to treat conditions such as cataract

Protecting sight and fighting for disability rights

See what we are doing

People we have supported

Sightsavers stories

Twenty-five-year old Lalita lives in Hazaribagh and has orthopaedic disability.

Sightsavers stories

Sindhu is a Health Worker at Sightsavers’ partner, Nayonika Eye Care Charitable Trust in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

Sightsavers stories

Bhanwar Kanwar has been an Anganwadi helper for over 16 years in an Anganwadi Centre in Jaipur, Rajasthan. Furthermore, she is a member of Mahila Arogya Samiti (MAS).

Awards

sightsavers_news

Sightsavers India wins the India Edition of the Mahatma Award for Social Good 2019

October 2019

Three men stand on stage, accepting an award from another man. sightsavers_news

There were 45 shortlisted projects in the prominent ICC Social Impact Award and Sightsavers India came out victorious in the Health Domain category.

January 2019

Sightsavers employees accept an award. sightsavers_news

At a power packed ceremony at the HCL campus in Delhi-NCR, Sightsavers received the HCL award of 5 Crore INR for the extensive work on Inclusive Education.

March 2018


Protecting sight and fighting for disability rights

as per our monitoring above Story originally appeared on

* this Source → *

20

More at → all Story at a.

By allaboutian

the open online profile for all

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *