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logo of walk to freedomThis site is designed to be accessible to visually impaired persons who might be using screen readers. The site is maintained by the National Centre for Promotion of Employment for Disabled People (N.C.P.E.D.P.) It aims to be a complete resource on issues pertaining to disability and offers information through the five channels listed below.

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has released the Draft National Policy for People with Disabilities and invited comments and suggestions on it. You can download a pdf version of the policy by clicking here.

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N.C.P.E.D.P. Access Unit - opening up the world to people with disabilities
This section offers you information regarding access ranging from architectural guidelines to assistive technologies, from conducting disability audits to travelling to accessible places.

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Arrow bullet Audit of Delhi colleges Arrow bullet The success story of the Delhi Metro
Arrow bullet Directory of assistive devices Arrow bulletWhat the law says about access

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N.C.P.E.D.P. Awareness Unit - raising consciousness about disability
Keep yourself informed about the latest developments in the field of disability through this section. Download posters and other documents for launching a campaign and spreading awareness in society.

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Arrow bullet How the media uses disabling imagery -- A research study
Arrow bullet What is the World Disability Day campaign? Arrow bullet Disability News and Information Service

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N.C.P.E.D.P. Education Unit - creating knowledge opportunities for a successful life
Where should one study? Are there any scholarships or specialised courses? What about accessible educational institutes? You’ll find a wealth of information regarding education in India and trends in this section.

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Arrow bulletComprehensive Action Plan on Inclusive Education for Children and Youth with Disabilities
Arrow bullet Directory of institutes catering to persons with disabilities Arrow bulletSpecialised courses for disabled people
Arrow bullet Educational schemes from various ministries Arrow bullet N.C.P.E.D.P. Rajiv Gandhi Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme

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N.C.P.E.D.P. Employment Unit -- creating job opportunities for people with disabilities
This section provides you information regarding job opportunities, placements, news relevant to employment, various schemes and a lot more that will help you prepare for a career.

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Arrow bullet Seventh Helen Keller Awards 2005 announced Arrow bullet Placement Section Arrow bullet How to be a disability-friendly corporate Arrow bullet Self-employment Schemes Arrow bullet Success stories of employment

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N.C.P.E.D.P. Legislation and Policy Unit -- empowering disabled persons through the use of law
Have you been unfairly treated? This section is a must as it outlines provisions of law that you can use to get what is yours by right. Various judgements illustrate how others have utilised the law to get help. The guidance section offers advice on what you can do.

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Arrow bullet Neeru Vaid, Supreme Court lawyer and disability law specialist answers your queries Arrow bullet Disability Law Units
Arrow bullet Directory of lawyers Arrow bullet How to prepare for court Arrow bullet Landmark judgements Arrow bullet Success stories through the courts

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