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Center for Empowerment of Women with Disabilties

Mitra Jyothi in collaboration with “The Hans Foundation” started ‘The Center for Empowerment of Women with Disabilities’ (CEWD). It is a hostel facility inaugurated in January 2016. It is located in Chikka Thogur, Hosa Road, Electronic City, Bengaluru. The Center focuses on providing maximum comfort and easy accessibility to women with disabilities. Corridors, lift and stairways are all made disabled friendly. Mobility training is provided to all the residents

Center for Empowerment of Women with Disabilities

Intent and Beneficiaries

  • Provide a safe shelter/accommodation for working/studying women with physical/visual disabilities.
  • Reduce the financial burden on the beneficiaries by providing the facility at very nominal and subsidized cost.
  • Encourage and attract women with disabilities from rural areas so that they enter mainstream education/career.
  • Empower educated women with disabilities to improve their employability skills so as to meet job requirements and lead independent lives.
  • Provide the much needed support at nominal costs during their “Job Search” phase .
  • Creating opportunities for women with disabilities from remote areas to gain exposure to urban culture while preparing them to face the competitive world.

Contact us at centerforewwd@mitrajyothi.org or

call us at 080-25740052