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YPSA is an organization with Special Consultative Status to the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC)

Ensuring a sustainable livelihood for People with Disabilities through Inclusive Financing Program

Duration of Project: December 2015 to present

Supporting Partner: Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF)

Working area:  YPSA EDP Branches area

Name of District Name of Upazila/ Thana Number of Union
Chattogram, Rangamati, Khagrachari, Cumilla,Feni, Bandarban,  Cox’sbazar, Chandpur Chattogram City Corporation, Sitakund, Mirshari, Sandwip, Rangunia, Rauzan, Fatikchari, Hathazari, Potiya, Boalkhali, Candanashi, Anwara, Rangamati Sadar, Khowkali, Khagrachari Sadar, Panchari, Ramgar, Naikknchari, Chandina, Titas, Laksham, Cumilla Sadar Adarsha, Cumilla sadar south, Lalmai, Budichang, Debirdar, Feni Sadar, Chagolnaiya, Dagonbhuyan, Sonagazi, Chokaria, Ramu, Hazigang, Kachua and Sahrasti. 175

 Goal and Objective of Project:

Establish a rights-based barrier-free society for people with disabilities through socially and economically self-reliance.

Participants/ target People :

Direct: 5000people with disabilities and their families

Major  Activities of this program:

  • Inclusion of Perosn with disabilities in the group of economic development program
  • Provide training to the Perosn with disabilities in income generation and technical knowledge
  • Train them with leadership, capacity building and mobility training
  • Provide loan facilities with easy and low service charge
  • Loan facilities to the Perosn with disabilities micro entrepreneurs
  • Advocacey meeting with Local Governemnt in favor of person with disabilities.
  • Awareness campaign towards positive mentality on Perosn with disabilities
  • Supporting good entrepreneurs to expand the business
  • Assistive Device Distribution
  • Grant Support for the persons with disabilities.