Schools, Training Centers & Colleges
Deaf Reach Schools, Training Centers and Colleges provide formal education, academic literacy and vocational skills training to deaf children and youth in an enabling environment where students can excel. There are currently eight Deaf Reach Schools servicing 1,500+ students annually, located in Karachi, Hyderabad, Nawabshah, Rashidabad-Tando Allahyar, Sukkhur, Lahore and Jhelum.
Technology is used extensively to reinforce visual learning, with all students mastering IT skills from an early age. Emphasis is given to student’s development and use of Pakistan Sign Language (PSL) in the classroom to facilitate learning. Students ultimately become literate in three languages: Sign Language, Urdu and English.
Admission is granted on a “pay-as you-can-afford” basis, with 98% of students on scholarships covering all academic and vocational training costs. Daily transport for a radius of 50 kilometers is provided for all students in each school. Learn More
Deaf Reach prepares its students for the Government board exams on an annual basis. To date, 96 percent of examinees have achieved high marks in all core subjects, highlighting the effectiveness of Deaf Reach’s learning methodology. Learn More
Deaf Reach Schools Annual Impact
Students enrolled in 8
Deaf Reach campuses
Teachers trained as Deaf
Educators each year
71 vans daily pick & drop for all students in each school
Marketable Skills Training
In addition to academics, Deaf Reach offers basic vocational skills training to all students 12 years and older. All Deaf Reach campus branches are equipped with vocational training labs courses in ICT, cooking and nutrition, arts, handicrafts, sewing, embroidery, and tailoring. Advanced vocational training courses are available for deaf young adults to equip them with marketable skills and prepare them for gainful employment.
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Your donations can ensure that deaf children in Pakistan receive an education and opportunities for their future.
Donors can claim income tax credit on donations made to FESF. FESF is approved and eligible for Zakat by Zakat & Ushr Dept., Gov’t of Pakistan. All Zakat donations are tax exempted.