Pratheeksha Bhavan School for the Mentally retarded is an institution dedicated for the education and rehabilitation of persons with Mental Retardation and associated conditions. It is run by the sisters of Sacred Heart Congregation Jyothy Province Kothamangalam. The institution had a humble beginning in the year 1978. The institution is situated in the Thodupuzha Municipality and is on the Thodupuzha –Manakkad Road in the district of Idukki. This institution was registered under the charitable societies act (Reg. No. 13\89 Dt 01\04\1989). At present there are 174 students of which 27 are residential and the rest are day scholars. The institution has been registered under the National Trust Act and P.W.D act.
To bring the special children who are gifted with various abilities into the main steam of life.
To provide professional services to the disabled people and empower them to live in the society like normal citizens and to give social security and social justice for the people who are in need.
What we do
Special education for differently Abled children
Rehabilitation center for differently Abled person
Multi sensory room for autistic children
Physiotherapy/Speech Therapy/Occupational Therapy and Yoga
Special training for dance, music, sports games and band set
Vocational training units
Individualized Education programme (IEP)
Parental Counselling and training
Established- in the year 1978
Registered as- Pratheeksha Bhavan School for the Mentally Retarded (Reg No.13\89 Dated-.01\04\1989)
Run By- Sacred Heart Congregation (SH) Jyothy Province Kothamangalam
President- Rev.Sr.Animus Mammoottil S.H (Provincial Superior)
Principal-Rev Sr.Deena George S.H
Total staff – 38
Jurisdiction – Whole of Kerala
Academic skill training
Sports And games
Physiotherapy/ Speech Therapy/Occupational therapy
Art and craft classes
Pre Vocational skills