UGC Sponsored National Seminar
“Recent Trends in Welfare of the Differently Abled Persons: Rights, Welfare, Social Integration and Mainstreaming”.
Date : 24th
February, 2012

Venue: Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India.
Organised by Department of Social Work,
Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli - 620 023

Tamil Nadu Centre for Differently Abled,
Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli - 620 023

Department of Social Work
Shrimati Indira Gandhi College – Tiruchirappalli, & Professional Social Workers Forum – Tiruchirappalli
SUB THEMES: S01. Causes for occurance of various disabilities and its prevention. S02. Recent trends in Special Education and Special Training for various categories of Differently Abled Persons (DAPs) S03. Recent Trends in Training programmes for DAPs

Medical Practitioners. Recent Trends in Research in the field of DAPs. Public and Private buildings. Government Officials. S20. Social Policies. Special Educators. Participants: Academicians. Stigma. S10.2 S04. Employment/ Self Employment opportunities for DAPs S06. Barrier free Environment and access for DAPs in various settings such as Schools/Colleges/ Educational Institutions. S13 Assistive Technology and Specialised Softwares for Joyful Learning for the DAPs S14. Role of Integrated Education. Recent Trends/Innovations in various aids and appliances for DAPs S05. Discrimination and Social Inclusion of DAPs S19. Paramedical Professionals. Critical review of various Acts/Laws for DAPs enacted by GOI /State governments and their relevance to comprehensive rehabilitation of DAPs S12. Role of NGOs in Rehabilitation Schemes for DAPs S09. etc. Institutional Based Rehabilitation. Social Work Education and Practice with DAPs S18. State Government schemes for DAPs S08. Field Practitioners/Experts. Transport. Computer Professionals. Experience in working with various categories of DAPs. S17. Community Based Rehabilitation and Sarva Siksha Abhiyan. Government of India (GOI) schemes for DAPs including National Institutes for DAPs S07. Researchers. Legislations and Welfare of the DAPs. Officials of National Institutions . Application of Science and Technology/ Information Technology for the Empowerment of DAPs S16. Overcoming Attitudinal Barriers and Mainstreaming DAPs S15. . S11. Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) Movements: Strategies and Perspectives.

Number of Words/Pages: Within 2000 words/ Five Pages including Title.com. Suggestions and Conclusion. BHARATHIDASAN UNIVERSITY.201 1 Norms for Abstracts and Full Papers 1. left. and e-mail should be printed as Footnote. Last Date 25. 2. Methods(including Objectives. Both the Oral and poster presentations are accepted.12. Also a hard copy of the paper must be sent along with a soft copy in CD to Dr. Experiential Report in the field of Persons with Disability is also most welcome. Tools and its psychometric properties. Methods of Data Collection) Results & Discussions. Key Words (not more than four words). Contact address. ISSN 0974-424X).3 working for the welfare of the DAPs. Universe & Sampling.SETHURAMALINGAM. ORGANISING SECRETARY. Abstract. Author’s affiliation. References in APA style 6. Review in brief with theoretical frame work. Undertaking must be given by the author(s) stating the originality of the work (Form Attached) Publication: special edition of Bharathidasan University Journal of Science and Technology (A Multidisciplinary Refereed Journal. Phone/Mobile. Name of the author(s) Abstract. KHAJAMALAI CAMPUS. Font Style :Times New Roman Font Size 11 Line spacing: Single Space Margin : 1 inch in right. DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK. NATIONAL SEMINAR ON NSWDAP.: Microsoft Word 2007 or MS Word 2003 4. NGOs. Plagiarism is strictly denounced 7. Students and those who are interested in the topic of Seminar. Designation. V. TIRUCHIRAPPALLI – 620 023. Tables and References 5. Submission Abstracts along with Full Papers. top and bottom Format. Research Scholars. Papers will be scrutinised by the scientific committee for publication in the . 3. Format: Papers should have a basic format viz: Title. Invitation for Submission of Abstracts and full papers presentation: The delegates are invited to send their abstracts and full papers as per the following guidelines and submit within the dead line through e-mail nswdaps2012@yahoo.

payable at Tiruchirappalli Registration Fee includes Publication in Journal.S.Conference Materials (excluding Journal Copy) and Lunch.V. Bharathidasan University.2012 Note : * Papers will be selected for publication only on payment of Registration fee with in the stipulated time. Bharathidasan University. Full Papers and Publication. The Interested participants are requested to approach their Affiliating Organisations for T. “NSWDAP” through a Nationalized Bank. Tiruchirappalli – 620 023 . Department of Social Work.D. Payment must be made only through Non Refundable D. Registration Fee along with Undertaking letter S. Tiruchirappalli – 620 023 Mobile : 09443686234 E-Mail : nswdaps2012@yahoo.Dinesh. Travel Grant: No TA and DA will be Accommodation: provided.00 USD 75. Arrangements will be made by organising committee on request by sending a minimum of one night advance amount (non – refundable) towards reservation: All Correspondence must be addressed to the following members: Purpose Seminar Registration.R.Sethuramalingam. Project Fellow.00 Rs.A.D. Khajamalai Campus. Department of Social Work. Name and Contact Details Dr. Conference Materials including a copy of the Journal and Lunch (for Paper Presenters). Khajamalai Campus.4 Registration: Submission of Registration form. Accommodation &Sightseeing.01. Abstract.com Mr. in the name of “The Organising Secretary. 1500. For Participants .00 Last Date for payment 15. 250. 2 3 Category Paper Presenters * Participants Foreign Delegates Registration Fee Rs.N 1.A &.

2005. . The MCA and MBA programmes conducted under this mode are very popular. traditionally known as intellectual capital of the state. which housed originally the Autonomous Post-Graduate Centre of the University of Madras at Tiruchirappalli. the University under its Distance Education mode is conducting 15 UG and 26 PG programmes. the University has a downtown City campus at Khajamalai. The University has totally 16 Schools.mail: indiandin@gmail.. All the UG programmes are conducted under non-semester system and all the PG programmes are conducted under semester system along with the regular programmes. The University's main Campus was initially located in a sprawling area of over 1000 acres in Palkalaiperur. The motto of the University "We will Create a brave new world" has been framed from Bharathidasan's poetic words "பபபபபபபபபப பபபபப பபபபபபபபப". There are 123 colleges affiliated to the University including 120 Arts and Science Colleges and 3 Colleges of Fine Arts.Sc.com About the hosts: Bharathidasan University established in February 1982. the university offers 31 M.. Tiruvarur and Nagapattinam. Ariyalur Thanjavur. M.. The above programmes are conducted under the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) in Semesters: besides. Diploma.D. and was named after the great revolutionary Tamil Poet. . The University is an affiliating one with the jurisdiction over the eight districts of Tiruchirappalli. The University endeavours to be true to such a vision by creating in the region a brave new world of academic innovation for social change"(NAAC. 11 Diploma and 10 Certificates.Phil.5 Mobile: 09003730973 e. and M. The University has 521supporting staff strength. 19 P. Totally 15 UG Programmes and 26 PG Programmes are conducted under this mode. There are 195 faculty members catering to 2372 students and scholars in the University. The University area lies in the strategic central part of Tamil Nadu. Also. Bharathidasan(1891-1968)..A.G. Perambalur. Karur. The year 2006-07 is the Silver Jubilee year for this great and vibrant University.69). Pudukkottai. covering the cauvery delta. 34 Departments and 11 Specialized Research Centres. p. 33 Ph. Among them 8 government and 11 government aided colleges have autonomous status. The University Departments/Schools are offering 177 programmes including 40 PG programmes in M.Tech. In addition to the regular teaching programmes in the Departments and Schools.

A beautiful Park with arrangements for the pleasure of the Young and the Old is designed artistically!. industrial units besides places for picnics and pleasure travel. Fort – Main Guard Gate: It is a significant symbol as it served the Gate way to the trichy Fortress. There are modern temples of highly reputed Educational institutions. Kallanai : (30 Kms) it remains to this day an engineering marvel as it is perhaps is the only irrigation dam that continues to retain its utility over past two thousand years! Mukkombu: (30 Kms) Is the water reservoir created at a strategically significant place over the river Cauaveri linking with its tributary Collerron. However swimmers are warned of whirlpools and are expected to take local guides advice on the spot. and Nayaks of Madurai.V. is centrally located connecting almost all the major Cities and Towns of Tamil Nadu. Lots of snacks are made available by Vendors here catering to the taste buds of the tourists! Nice Photographic sessions could be arranged. There are plenty of Historical places in and around Trichy some of which date back to two thousand years and more.R. who pioneered many of his modern social and rationalistic ideals with full co-operation of the people of Trichy! Place of Historical Significance Trichy was for long the Citadel of Early Cholas. latter fell to Pallavas. It is also associated great Historical and Political personalities right from Karikala Chola to Periar E. There are also significant places which mark mile stones in the evolution of religion and spirituality of the people belonging to all sections of the society.6 About Tiruchirappalli THE CITY OF TRICHY-THE HEART OF TAMIL NADU! Tiruchirappalli or Trichy. There are also available rooms arranged on concrete stilts just over the water on the River! Place of Religious and spiritual importance: Churches: . Even under the British its strategic significance was maintained by the British.

It has seven streets with seven protective arrangements with the temple placed at the center of this vast complex.5kms from Srirangam temple. It is indeed an excellence in Town planning with all arrangements with in the vast complex. Joseph’s College Campus Old Matha Temple (Palakarai built by Rev. Beschi known as Veeramamunivar who loved Tamil Language and contributed himself for its richness. This was the first English Church built in Tiruchirappalli (North of Teppakulam built in the year 1762-66) St. The oldest mosque in Tamil Nadu which is near the Kottai (Fort) Railway station in Tiruchirappalli is dated 743 AD The Nadirshah mosque is popular for holding the remains of Nawab Mohammed Ali and the headless body of Chanda Sahib . It is hallowed with many Hindu Mythical stories. Here the Idol in the sanctum sanctorum is surrounded with the water spring percolated from the neighboring river Cauvery . Mosque: The Tamil-speaking Muslims of Arab-Tamil ancestry had inherited their dominant position in South and South East Asian trade from the Arabs.Lourd’s (120 years old ) in St. Devotees from all faiths also flock here as a result of the attraction of the mausoleum of saint Babbayya. It has also the St Thayumanvar swamy temple inside. Hindu Temples: Rock Fort Uchipillaiyar Temple: (4kms) Uchhi Pillayar Temple is on the top of the Hill Fort. Thiruvanaikaval : (1.) Jambukeshwara Temple and Ahilandeswari temple are located here. Fr. Sri Rangam is the holiest of the Holy for the Vaishnavites among the Hindus in the South. Srirangam Ranganathar Temple (7 kms). who had acquired a virtual monopoly of Indian maritime commerce by 3rd Century BC. River Kavery and several kilometers of its environs. It is an adventure and a thrill for tourists to climb it and have an aerial view of the City.7 Chriat Church was created by Schwartz the Missionary and intellectual.the two who were associated with the Carnatic Wars.

Vekkali Amman Temple and Nachiyar koil (3 kms from city’s center). . Vayaloor . the Chola ruler. It must be visited by one and all. It is another historic temple associated with many legends. This Goddess is believed to be the sister of Lord Vishnu. simple and austere way of prayers and worship marks the significance of this Temple complex. An engineering marvel indeed in the ancient Tamilian History. Many popular stories of miracle cures are reported where patients are accommodated and cared by Temple authorities. ruralistic and magnificent! Brahma Temple: Thiruvellarai Trichy. Though the Temple is a vast complex with strong structure. This is one of the important Temple for Lord Murugan or Kartikeya the younger to Lord Ganesha. constructed thousand years ago): It is the Brihadeeswara temple built by Rajaraja the Great. yet the Deity in the Santum sanctorum has no roof over its head. This Temple is known for its miracle cure of people suffering from a variety of mental illnesses and diseases. Samayapuram: (20 kms) Here one of the most celebrated Sakthi Sthals known as MARIAMMAN TEMPLE (“Samayapuram Mariamman”. (18 kms. said to be the leader in formation of Tamil grammar).8 Gunaseelam Temple: Lord Vishnu temple located on River Kavery on its north Bank and 24 km away from Trichy. The area is stunningly simple. Almost through the year devotees throng here from all over India. It is also more than one thousand years old.Thus the Goddess is exposed to all types of weather despite its floer garlands and jewellery etc exposed to rains and sun-shines! Ayyappan Temple : It closer to the main Bus Stand in the city. exhibition of the spiritual wealth of Hindus in a variety of ways.serene atmosphere.Lord Muruga. Meenakshi Temple MADURAI CITY: (100 kms) The internationally known and celebrated Goddess meenakshi temple to be seen by all for all its magnificence including for its Musical pillars. display of moral precepts.) (30 kms) Perhaps this is only place where importance is given to Lord Brahma-the creator who has no shelter in any other Hindu temple all over India! Lord Vishnu which also comes under 108 Divyadasams (25 kms from Thanjai Big Temple: TANJORE (60 kms. It can be described as the crowning glory of the Indian temple architecture with it more than twenty tons of single intricately carved stone placed on the temple top. is located. Strict silence. no fleecing or squeezing of the Pilgrims including voluntary contributions. Uraiyur .

com/41/tourism_tiruchirapalli_or_trichy. Regional Engineering College (NIT-Trichy).htm Where to Stay Hotel Sangam 3 Star Hotel Femina 3 Star Hotel Ramyas For Economy stay and famous delicious Tamil Vegetarian Food Hotel Ajantha Hotel Kurunchi Hotel Anand Hotel Abirami Hotel Sangeethas Hotel Madura Hotel Kanchana Hotel Pushpam Hotel Kavitha Hotel Arun For Non Vegetarian Food Hotel Kannappa Hotel Banana Leaf Hotel Raja . Cauvery College for Women. Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM). 350 kms: Need no introduction to the Indians. Anna University-Tiruchirappalli.indianetzone. IIM-Trichy. Industrial Units include BHELL and Golden Rock Railway Workshop. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College for Women. Periar EVR Educational Complex. Bishop Heber College. Tour & Sightseeing: Arrangements will also be made on request.9 Rameswaram Kanyakumari 200 kms : Need no introduction to the Indians. Modern Temples: These include several reputed educational Institutions beginning with St Joseph’s College. College. etc. For further details visit (http://www. Jamal Md. National College. Holy Cross College for Women. Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College (SRC) for Women.

Handloom Cloths. Gold and Diamond. New Delhi.G. all varieties of Cosmetics.Click Here to get the Bus Timings .Click Here to get the Air Timings Trichy has an international airport (5 kms from the city). Pongal. (All are famous for South Indian Sweets with more than 60 to 100 years of experiences in sweet making) How To Reach Tiruchirappalli is well connected with Air. Indian Airlines connects Trichy with Chennai.10 All the above hotels are located in and around the Railway Station and city’s Central Bus Stand . Naidu Sweet Stall. Where to Shop: Tamil Nadu Co-optex Show Room. Kochi. etc. and The Chennai Silks What to Shop: Famous Thirupuvanam Handloom Silks. Saradha Silks. Howra. It connects Chennai. Sweets and Savories – Mayil Mark Sweet Stall. Bangles. Kuwait and Colombo. Singapore. What to eat Iddly. etc. Nalli Silks. Idiappam. Mysore. B.Click Here to get the Train Timings Trichy is an important junction on the Southern Railway. Coimbatore Krishna Sweets Stall at Thillai Nagar Tiruchirappalli. By Train . Onion Dhosa Kulipaniyaram. By Air . Medhu Vadai. Malaysia. Femina Shopping Mall. Wooden and Clay Toys. Appam. Tamil Vegetarian Lunch – served in banana leaf with more than 10 to 15 nutritious side dishes. Sharjah. Thaila Silks. Mangalore and all other important cities in India By Road . Dhosa including Rava Dhosa. Mumbai. Masala Dhosa. Poompukar Show Room. Artificial Diamonds. Kanchivaram Silks. Fancy hoods. and Archana Sweet Stall. Adai. Train and by Road. Air Lanka Service connects Tiruchirappalli with Colombo and London.

Bharathidasan University Dr. Khajamalai Campus Tiruchirappalli – 620 023 Members: Thiru. Chennai. Prof.. R.Hemalatha.Meena. Dr. Professor.Vijaya. Professor. Centre for Differently Abled. Department of Social Work. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Ms.Selvi. K.Sathia. of Social Work. Department of Social Work.Sherrin Sophia. G. Bharathidasan University Constituent College Ms. Dept.T. N. Shanmuga Sundaram. S. Honourable Vice –Chancellor. Department of Social Work. Bharathidasan University Dr. K. Organising committee: Chief Patron : Dr. Bharathidasan University Constituent College Dr.& Head. P. Department of Social Work. Department of Social Work. Asst. Asst. M. Professor. Department of Social Work. Department of Social Work. Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli – 620 024 Patron Organising Secretary : Dr. Dept.Jeryda Gnanajane Eljo. Asst. Department of Social Work. of Social Work.Shenbagam. Government of Tamil Nadu. Bharathidasan University Constituent College Ms. . E. E. : Dr. Dr.(Mrs)K. Bharathidasan University. Former Joint Director of the State Commissioner for the Disabled. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Dr. Department of Social Work. Asst.Sathiabama. Dept.Chellam. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Ms. N. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Ms. Bharathidasan University Mr. Head. Department of Social Work Bharathidasan University. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Ms. Nirmala. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Ms. Department of Social Work. N.V. Bharathidasan Uni. Bharathidasan University Constituent College. Bharathidasan University Ms. Department of Social Work.11 Trichy is well connected by road with important places and Southern Cities. A. D. P. Dept. J. Tiruchirappalli – 620 024 Registrar. Department of Social Work. of Social Work.Sivagami. Professor. D. Perambalur Dr. Director i/c. Ilango. Bharathidasan University Constituent College. Asst. Mangaleswaran. M. B. of Social Work.Sethuramalingam.Meera.O. Bharathidasan University Ms.Sathiyan.Prabavathy.Ramaswamy. Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Ms. Rajavel. Professor & Head.Deepa.

Antony Stephan . Project Fellow. Department of Social Work. Joseph’s College. R.Dinesh.V.Savarimuthi.Deivajothi. Professional Social Workers Forum. Editor. M. Secretary. Tiruchirappalli Dr. Department of Social Work. Dr. Bharathidasan University. N. Journal of Progressive Outlook. Bharathidasan University Mr. St. Priyanka. Professional Social Workers Forum. Bharathidasan University Registration Form: ( Please Fill in Capital Letters) . Department of Social Work. Ms. A. Research Scholar.Ayswarya. Research Scholar. Tiruchirappalli. Ms. Tiruchirappalli Mr.Joseph Irudhayaraj. Mrs. Department of Social Work.12 Orathanadu. President. M.S. Bharathidasan University. T.

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Social Integration & Mainstreaming” and publication is my/ ours ( for joint authors) original work and that it has not previously published elsewhere. Also I/we will be held responsible if any complaint on Plagiarism in future and the University or the Seminar organizers will not be held responsible for it. Welfare. Thanking you Place Date Yours faithfully (Signature/s) . I hereby declare that the Article on “ --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------“ submitted by me for the presentation in the National seminar on “Recent Trends in Welfare of the Differently Abled Persons: Rights.14 From Presenters Names To The Organising Secretary National Seminar on DAPs Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli Sir.