XRCVC Extension in Thane
The Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC), (www.xrcvc.org), has opened an Extension Resource Centre in Thane on June 27. The XRCVC-Viviana Extension is located at Viviana Mall, one of India's largest malls. Click here for details
Direct Support & Training
If you are a person with vision impairment or a parent, caregiver or educator feel free to access any of our range of services: Access Technology Support, Training Services : Computers, O&M, English, Life skills, Volunteer Support...
Achieving Access - Advocacy Initiatives
Ensuring environmental access is key in ensuring that vision impairment or loss does not result in a disability. XRCVC's advocacy initiative works in four main areas of print access, financial access, educational access and independent living.
Breaking Barriers - Awareness Initiatives
The biggest barrier in inclusion is the barrier of the human mind. The awareness initiative through mega events, workshops and talks aims at breaking myths resulting from both lack of information and a closed mindset to help individuals...
XRCVC promotes Access technology through ADIP distribution
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XRCVC in the News
Announcing a Workshop for LaTeX and MathType training
The Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged is happy to announce its first workshop for LaTeX and MathType training. The workshop is spread over four Saturdays (August 22 and 29, September 5 and 12) and will be held at the XRCVC Viviana Extension, Thane. This workshop is aimed at training blind students who are in secondary school (Std. VIII and higher). The batch size is 6-8 people. In this workshop we aim to teach the students all the relevant mathematics symbols and formatting for them to type mathematics which is visually identical to the regular written format as well as accessible with the NVDA screen reader.
Antarchakshu™ XRCVC's premier awareness and sensitisation event, will be held at St Xavier's College on September 15 and 16, 2015.