About

Formed in 2009, Astitva is a non profit organisation based out of Vadodara, India; working to support and empower the differently abled whether physically or mentally. In addition to education and daily living activities, we also provide counselling and training programs as well as finding suitable employment for members.

Balgopal Training Centre
Setup in mid-2012, Astitva volunteers setup the Balgopal Training Centre in Vadodara, India. Managed by the Astitva Foundation with the support of the Bajwa Gram Panchayat, Balgopal functions as a Multiple Disability Training Center for special needs students of all ages.

In addition to special education services, we frequently run progressive Training Programs and Workshops, frequently collaborating with international organizations. We recently ran a Music Therapy Workshop in association with the team from ‘A Place to be’, from Virginia, USA.

Working on hand eye co-ordination exercises with a special needs child

PROGRAMS

Training
We offer numerous programs from training in basic daily living skills to vocational workshops and trades making candles, bags, tailoring, jewellery, etc.

Empowering
Arranging for internships and job placements for work that involves packaging, data entry, labeling, etc. We also take orders for handmade products such as scented candles, incense sticks, diyas, bags, etc.

Acknowledging
The foundation provides a safe and positive social platform. We celebrate festivals, host song, dance and sports activities and regularly organise field trips to the circus, parks, zoos, etc.

Nurturing
We provide free counselling and help with adoptions and gaurdianships. In addition to this, we also offer physiotherapy sessions.

Connect with us
Contact Us

(E) astitvafoundation@gmail.com
(M) +91 9909502220 / +91 9909002886

Balgopal Training Centre:
Opp. Mahireva School, Gujarat Refinery Road,
Ta. Bajwa, Dist. Vadodara, Gujarat, India - 391 310

Donations

- HDFC Bank A/c No. 02751450000056
  IFSCNo.:HDFC0000275, Manjalpur, Gujarat, India

- Exemption U/S.80G (5) (vi) has been granted by
  Commissioner of Income Tax-I Baroda, vide order
  no. BRD/CIT-I/HQ/80G/94/14/2010-11 Dt: 07.06.2011
  W.E.F. 08.02.2011 and onwards.

- 
PAN: AACTA706IP Dt. 27-11-2009 

- Govt. of Gujarat Society Act Registration No.

  Guj/2704/Baroda/2009
- 
Bombay Public Trust Act No.
  F/2388/Baroda/2009 
PWD Act 806/11 


© Astitva Foundation 2015