Composite Regional Centre for Persons with Disabilities (CRC), Davangere is the 13th CRC in India, started to function under the administrative control of National Institute for the Empowerment of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities (NIEPID), Secunderabad since February 2017. Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India strives to empower the Persons with Disabilities to realize their fullest potential and participate equally in all aspects of life through CRC.
The objective of CRC is to create resources and infrastructure required for developing services for persons with disabilities in Karnataka. CRC functions as a resource center for rehabilitation and special education of persons with disabilities by providing clinical, special education services as well as undertaking human resource development and research activities. CRC conducts several training programs for parents/ care takers of persons with disabilities, rehabilitation professionals and other functionaries rendering services to persons with disabilities.
CRC provides institution-based rehabilitation services which includes providing clinical services like occupational therapy, physiotherapy, orientation and mobility and clinical psychology services to the persons with disabilities. Besides that, CRC renders vocational training, special educational services and issuance of assistive devices. As well as CRC undertakes rehabilitation researches and human resources development services for persons with disabilities.
For further details, please contact us. Dr. Gnanavel.K,
Director I/c, Composite Regional Centre for Persons with Disabilities (CRC)
Devaraj URS Layout, B- Block, Davangere, Karnataka – 577 006,