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, groups and organizations rethink their ideas of disability and inclusion.
Antarchakshu® The Eye Within™
The one–of–a–kind disability and simulation experience, Antarchakshu, conceptualised and developed by the XRCVC, is a leading event to spread awareness about the lives of persons with blindness and low-vision.
Antarchakshu® 2.0 Season 3
XRCVC's flagship awareness and sensitisation initiative, Antarchakshu® 2.0 Season 3, has been launched in December 2020 and will run through as a series of online sit-down workshops till March 2021. Participants will include corporates, students, public sector officials and many others, We wish to thank State Bank of India (SBI), SBI Foundation, Centre of Excellence for PwDs, Dhun Pestonji Parakh Discretionary Trust, Godrej Industries Ltd, Union Bank of India, SBI Mutual Fund, Lila K Jagtiani Foundation, TATA and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) for generously supporting Antarchakshu ® 2.0 Season 3.
Target-specific, need-based and skill-oriented disability sensitisation workshops and programmes are a key aspect of the XRCVC’s awareness initiatives. These are conducted for varied groups from teachers, corporate houses, government officials, bankers, architects and any other group that would like to get a general or a profession-specific insight into the lives of blind and low-vision persons.