Discover A New Dawn - DAND
is a Kolkata based Non Governmental Organization which works to improve the quality of life of persons with disability. It undertakes various activities for the benefit of the PwD community as a whole. DAND was formed in 2014.
Our prime focus is always on finding out livelihood options for people with disability. We provide career consultancy, counselling, vocational training and conducts various workshops to develop their skill, awareness, capabilities and confidence.
DAND has set up a vocational unit which comprises individuals with disabilities and volunteers to assist them. The team works on various handicraft items, artificial handmade jewelry or costume jewelry is one of them.
We conduct virtual classes and coaching on Spoken English & Communication Skill, Competitive exams and various online workshops for capacity building.
“Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.”
― Rabindranath Tagore
Events & Blogs
Accessible and Inclusive Education System
Why the community of people with disabilities is not considered as a vote bank?
InAccessibility – A disabling world which aggravates a person’s disability
Infantilizing Disability – PwDs may not be able-bodied but they are not children either
Invisible Disabilities – Misunderstood and Overlooked
Disability Etiquettes: The Do’s and Don’ts