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Rehabilitation Centres in Mumbai for Disabled

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Name Facilities Contact
Sir Hurkisondas Nurrotamdas Hospital.
Audiology and Speech Therapy Department, Padmashri Gordhanbapa chowk, Raja Ram Mohan Roy Road, Mumbai 400 004, Maharashtra, India.
Free Training – cum – placement – cum – rehabilitation Centre with a maximum four years training in various trades for approximately 225 at a time. This includes training in operation of lathis, capstans, traubs, vehicle repairs etc.
  • Mrs. Z.A. Rangwalla
    Telephone: 3671879, 385555
  • Mrs. Jennifer D’Silva
    Telephone: 3071404, 3873328
Monday to Saturday
Time: 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
“Sanjivani”
Everest A/1–2nd Floor, 156, Tardeo Road, Mumbai 400 034, Maharashtra, India.
Uniform cloth & note books at concessional rates during the month of June. Distribution of kantan to pavement dwellers in winter. 350 deserving families are given ration during Diwali. Scholarship to about 75 deserving students.
  • Mr. H. C. Mehta
    Telephone: 4942022, 4943377
  • Mr. C. S. Mody
    Telephone: 4942022, 4943377
Monday to Saturday
Time: 11.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
National Association for the Blind.
11–Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Road, Worli Seaface, Mumbai 400 025, Maharashtra, India.
Provides educational guidance, library of professional literature, employment & placement, rural rehabilitation programs etc.
  • Dr. R. T. Vyas
    Telephone: 4932539
  • Mr. S. A. Datrange
    Telephone: 4932539, 4936930
Monday to Saturday
Time: 9.30 a.m. to 5.15 p.m.
V. D. Indian Society for mentally retarded.
Khushakks Dagaka House, Anand Road Ext., Near Rula Hall, Malad (W), Mumbai 400 064, Maharashtra, India.
Scientific Institute engaged in welfare activities for mentally retarded and carrying out research on various aspects such as education, rehabilitation in mental retardation besides Medical Research.
  • Dr. A. V. Mehta (Director)
    Telephone: 8892930, 8821393(Resi)
  • Ms. S. L. Ashar (Principal)
    Telephone: 8892409
Monday to Friday
Time: 12.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.



Name Facilities Contact
Maharashtra State Women’s Council.
Town Hall, (Central Library), Horniman Circle, Mumbai 400 001, Maharashtra, India.
Coordinating Organization for various social welfare agencies. Sponsors programs and homes for socially handicapped women and children including welfare Centres, balwadis, children’s recreation and for study Centres and family planning facilities. President
Monday to Friday
Time: 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
National Society for Equal Opportunities for the Handicapped in India.
Postal Colony Road, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071, Maharashtra, India.
Provides text books, note books & uniforms for handicapped students studying in normal schools. Vocational training to handicapped, scholarships to handicapped trainees studying in ITI/ATIS.
  • Ms. Sudha Balachandran
    Telephone: 5520224, 5520225
  • Mr. Y. S. Shetty
    Telephone: 5520224, 5520225
Community Aid and Sponsorship Program.
A–2, Rasadhara Co–operative Housing Society Ltd., 385, S.V.P. Road, Mumbai 400 004, Maharashtra, India.
Relief/rehabilitation for calamity affected persons. Mrs. S. R. Apte
Telephone: 3868002, 3881496, 3821822, 3886799
Monday to Friday
Time: 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Medical and Psychiatric Social Work Dept.
L.T.M.G. Hospital O.P.D. 12, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, Maharashtra, India.
Medical & Psychiatric social work dept. of hospital offers comprehensive service which attends to the socio economic, psychosocial and emotional problems of patients, counseling, rehabilitation etc. Medico Social Workers
Telephone: 4076381
Monday to Saturday
Time: 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Cheshire Homes India.
Bethlehem House, Mahakali Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai 400 093, Maharashtra, India.
It was started after world war II for the disabled Ex–Service men. Now the services are available for all needy men. The Home has a capacity for 850 persons. Waiting list exists. Services include caring & rehabilitation. Permanent shelter to physically handicapped. Mr. Kirpalani
Telephone: 8324515
Sunday to Saturday
Time: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.



Name Facilities Contact
Society of the Helpers of Mary.
Amrut B/105, Jaywant Sawant Road, Dahisar (W) Mumbai 400 068, Maharashtra, India.
Coaching classes for the leprosy patients, children. Credit Union for Leprosy Women. Sr. Wandana, Sr. Leena
Telephone: 8935908
Saturday & Sunday
Time: Any Time before: 6.30 p.m.
Community Outreach Program.
Methodist Centre, 21, Y.M.C.A. Road, 1st Floor, Mumbai 400 008, Maharashtra, India.
A Registered Trust involved in Slum uplift projects through balwadis, crutches, sewing units, nutrition demonstrations and food supplement distribution. Prevention health care, training youth for employment and education programs for women and children. Mrs. Molly George
Telephone: 3086789
Monday to Friday
Time: 9.30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9.30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Shraddhanand Mahilashram.
Conducted by Hindu Women’s Welfare Society, Shraddhanand Road, Maheshwari Udyan, Matunga, Mumbai 400 019, Maharashtra, India.
Work Centre for needy women coming from outside. (Job work for wire working, stitching garments and preparing eatables).
  • Shri. P. G. Oka
    Telephone: 4372552, 4373715
  • Dr. Mridula Kothari
    Telephone: 4372552, 4373715
Maharashtra Lokanita Seva Mandal.
16–A, St. Fracis Avenue, Santacruz (West). Mumbai 400 054, Maharashtra, India.
Works with two leper colonies – Ulhasnagar and Ambernath. Sponsors income generating schemes for leprosy patients. A 100 bed hospital at Mumbai which looks after leprosy patients, 90 beds for males and 10 beds for females. Mrs. Pratibha Sheth
Telephone: 6481820, 6497682
S.P.T. Sadhana School,
Dr. R. Ribeiro Children’s Complex, Sophia Campus, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai 400 026, Maharashtra, India.
Polytechnic courses available to the mentally handicapped with job placements after training  



Name Facilities Contact
Society for the Education of the Crippled (Child and Adult).
Agripada Municipal School Building, Motlibai Street, Mumbai 400 011, Maharashtra, India.
Hostel for orthopedically handicapped children and youth. Educational program, vocational training program & community based programs.
  • Mrs. Zinobia Banaji
    Telephone: 3090355.
  • Mrs. Jyotsna Mody
    Telephone: 3090355
Cancer Patients Aid Association.
5, Malhotra House, Opp. G.P.O., Mumbai 400 001, Maharashtra, India.
Drug aid for chemotherapy for municipal government hospitals & general class patients. Mrs. Kalpana Venkataraman
Telephone: 3061291,
Ms. Vinaya Chacko
Telephone: 3077812
Monday to Friday
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
India Sponsorship Committee.
Mathuradas Estate Building, 43/45 Colaba Causeway Mumbai 400 039, Maharashtra, India.
R. D. Centre in the hills of Mulshi Taluka, Dist., Pune. Dr. (Mrs). Zulie Nakhooda
Telephone: 2040321, 2020393
Monday to Friday
Time: 10.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Saturday: 10.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.
All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
C/o A11 PMR, Hastaw Park, Clerk Rd., Mahalaxmi, Mumbai 400 034, Maharashtra, India.
Regional rehabilitation and training Centre to create manpower to work in the field of rehabilitation of the handicapped in rural areas. Offers multipurpose rehabilitation therapist courses and technician courses. Recommended candidates are trained in rehabilitation techniques relevant to a rural environment for a period of 9 months. Special clinic for patients suffering from neuromuscular diseases. Dr. B. Ramesh Avadhani
Telephone: 4932747,
Tue. and Thur.: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Preferably Lunch Time)
The Association for the Welfare of Persons with a Mental Handicap in Maharashtra (A.W.M.H. Male).
Basement, Tumer Morrison House, 16, Bank Street, Mumbai 400 023, Maharashtra, India.
Publishes a list of services for the mentally and encourages co–operation among workers in the field. Conducts research surveys and publishes findings. Provides counseling for parents. Promotes various sports and recreational activities for mentally handicapped persons. Lobbies for the rights of the mentally handicapped i.e. collaborates with local police & transports authorities to provide identity cards for the mentally handicapped.
  • Mr. T. Arvind Menon
    Telephone: 4303359,
    Monday to Friday
    Time: 10 to 5.30 p.m.
  • Mrs. Saira Vohra
    Telephone: 2654816
    Monday to Friday
    Time: 10 to 5.30 p.m.
    Saturday: 10 to 1 p.m.



Name Facilities Contact
Gopikrishna Piramal Memorial Hospital.
Ganpatrao Kadam Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai 400 013, Maharashtra, India.
Provides Health Centre (Gym)
  • Mr. M. B. Wagh
    Telephone: 4947837
    Monday to Friday
    Time: 9 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
    Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Mr. H. G. Tawde
    Telephone: 4946647 (C/o)
    Monday to Friday
    Time: 9 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
    Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Fellowship of the Physically Handicapped.
FPH Buidling, Lala Lajpatrai Marg, Haji Ali, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Free training – cum – placement – cum – rehabilitation Centre with a maximum four years training period with stipend. Training includes training in operation of lathes, capstans traubs, fabrication of vehicles for the handicapped, carpentry, handloom, printing, binding, Xerox, composing screen printing, photo enlarging, cyclostyling, assembly work, packing, tailoring and pharmaceutical capsule storing. Outside orders are accepted. Runs a private bus from Mulund to F.P.H. and back. Academic courses, computer training in data entry operation and computer programming is given.
  • Mrs. Sudha V. Pandit
  • Mr. A. K. Sinha
Telephone: 4938476/90
Monday to Saturday: 9 to 5 p.m.
Sir. Jamsedhaji Duggan Eye Bank.
Sir. J. J. Group of Hospitals.
To develop awareness in the population so that needy persons can be helped. Dr. J. P. Lahane
Telephone: 3750102
Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Name Facilities Contact
Jerbal Wadia hospital for children.
Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, Maharashtra, India.
Provides hospital for children below 12 years of age. Offers indoor and outpatient treatment.
  • Mrs. R. Oberoi
  • Ms. S. Sehgal
Telephone: 4129786/7 Ext. 330 Mon. to Sat. Time: 9.30 to 4.00 pm.
Vikas Vidyalaya for the Hearing Handicapped.
A–3, Mehta Apartment, Prof. V. S. Agasha Path, Dadar, Mumbai 400 028, Maharashtra, India.
Infant training till S.S.C. Level (Marathi)  
3 R Society (The Society for Reconstructive Surgery, Rehabilitation and Research).
Opp. Jain Mandir, R. C. Marg, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071, Maharashtra, India.
Plastic Surgery Organizes shows and lectures in schools on leprosy jointly with LUMS Association of India. Carries out research on burns treatment. N. K. Shahani
Telephone: 5523051,
Monday to Friday
Ali Yavar Jung National Institute for the Hearing Handicapped.
Bhandra Reclamation (W), Mumbai 400 050
Provides hearing aids at cost according to means. Provides counseling, career guidance, training, job placement, self employment, scholarship and referral. Conducts certificate course in computers for deaf adults. Outreach Extension Service such as Community Awareness Program, Diagnostic Camp Training to special teachers.
  • Mrs. Rekha Roy
    Telephone: 6422638,
    Mon., Thurs. and fri.
    Time: 9. a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
  • Mr. M. R. Wankhede
    Telephone: 6427320,
    Mon., Thurs., & Fri.
    Time: 9.a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Marian House of Charity.
Near Our Lady of Health Church, Versova, Andheri (W), Mumbai 400 061.
Home for the mentally / physically handicapped children and elders who do not have anyone to look after them. Admission depends on vacancy. Superior
Telephone: 6266320, 24 hours Service.
Vijay Merchant, Rehabilitation Centre for the disabled.
3rd Floor, ‘A’ Wing Mhatre Pen Bldg., Senapati Bapat Marg, Dadar (W), Mumbai 400 028, Maharashtra, India.
The Centre provides self employment such as running of telephone booths and fruit stalls and sales jobs. The disabled also work on tailoring orders. Executive Secretary
Telephone: 4379922,
Monday to Friday
Time: 11.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Cheshire Home.
Andheri (E), Mumbai 400 093, Maharashtra, India.
Permanent shelter and care for low–income men suffering from permanent physical disability, but not infectious. All caste and creeds. Preference given to those with no one else to care. Provides assistance of 50 men only. Sr. Puspa – Sister in Charge, Mr. Kirpalani (Secretary)
Telephone: 8324515, all week days.
Time: 9 to 11 a.m. 4 to 7.30 p.m.


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