2 days Course coordinators meet by RCI in collaboration with I.H.S
Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) a Statutory Body of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Empowerment of Person With Disabilities (Divyangjan) DEPwD, Govt. of India is mandated to regulate the policies and programmes , standardization of course curriculum in the field of special education and Disability Rehabilitation, maintenance of CRR (Central Rehabilitation Register) and promote research in disability sector. The Council has developed more than 60 training programmes ranging from Certificate to Master and above level for 16 categories of professionals / personnel mandated to RCI. The said training programmes are being offered at 904 training institutions including Govt. Institutions, Universities Department, National Institutes of DEPwD, CRC, State University and Non -Govt Organization across the country. At present more than 1.60 lakhs professional / personnel are registered in CRR of RCI. The Council has organized 02 days Course Coordinator Meet (Eastern Zone) on 20-21 January, 2023 at Vivekananda Kendra, Khandagiri Pokhriput Road, Bhubaneshwar and discussed about the academic matters and develop a strategic plan of action to strengthen the disability sector. It is expected that 110 (Approx.) course coordinator will attend the said meet.