Composite Regional Centre for Skill Development, Rehabilitation & Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan)

(Under Administrative Control of NIEPID, Secunderabad)

Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DIVYANGJAN), MSJ&E, Government of India

Devaraj URS Layout, B-Block, Davanagere, Karnataka, Pin code: 577 006

Tel: 08192-233464, Email: director.crcdvg[at]gmail[dot]com, Website: crcdvg[at]nic[dot]in


Director’s Desk


Composite Regional Centre for Persons with Disabilities (CRC), Davangere, Karnataka is the 13th CRC in India functioning since February 2017 under the administrative control of National Institute for the Empowerment of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities (NIEPID), Secunderabad, DEPwD, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India.  


CRC, Davangere strives to focus on areas of sustainable rehabilitation for better Quality of Life in performance for substantial wellbeing and empowerment for the Person with Disabilities. We facilitate Divyangjans to realize their fullest potential and participate equally in all aspects of life. The objective of CRC is to create resources and infrastructure required for developing services for persons with disabilities in Karnataka and Goa. CRC functions as a resource center for rehabilitation and empowerment of persons with disabilities by providing clinical, special education services, skill training services as well as undertaking human resource development and research activities. CRC conducts several training programs for parents/ caregivers of persons with disabilities, rehabilitation professionals and other functionaries rendering services to persons with disabilities.


Services provided by our CRC are Early Identification & Intervention, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Psychological Intervention, Prosthetics & Orthotics, Speech Language & Hearing, Special Education, Skill Training, Vocational Training,  Social Work, Placement, Outreach Services, Human Resource Development, Research & Development, Kiran Mental Health Helpline (MHRH) support, Regular Distribution of Physical Disability Assistive Devices including artificial limbs, Teaching & Learning Material (TLM) Kits to Persons with Intellectual Disabilities and BTE Hearing Aids for Persons with Hearing Impairment under ADIP Scheme.

I take the opportunity to congratulate all of our sincere and committed staffs for their dedicated and selfless efforts for the Divyangjans. Looking forward to all of your continuous support, cooperation and constructive interaction in all possible spheres. Our current achievements are footprints to further miles of walk for empowering Human Resource Development (HRD), Research & Development (R&D) and services for our PwDs (Divyangjan) as well as to the entire society.

For further details, please contact us.
Dr. Umasankar Mohanty,
Director, Composite Regional Centre for Persons with Disabilities (CRC)
Devaraj URS Layout, B- Block, Davangere, Karnataka – 577 006,
Tel: 08192-233465, 233464 Ext. 200
Email: director[dot]crcdvg[at]gmail[dot]com, crcdvg[at]gmail[dot]com,