‘Auxiliary Production Unit & Artificial Limbs Fitting Centre’ Planned at Nawada, Faridabad (Download PDF)

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Foundation of stone of “Auxiliary Production Unit & State-of-the-Art Artificial Limbs Fitting Centre” was laid at village Nawada, Tigaon (Ballabhgarh), Faridabad, Haryana. This centre will reinforce capacity of Corporation, offer other rehabilitation services such as limbs fitting, disabled help centres, awareness generation about other schemes for empowerment of differently abled people.

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Auxiliary Production Unit & Artificial Limbs Fitting Centre:

  • Auxiliary Production Unit & Artificial Limbs Fitting Centre of Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) comes under Department of Empowerment of Persons w/Disabilities (DEPwD), Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.

  • Differently abled people face lot of difficulties to visit Kanpur to avail facilities of evaluation, measurements & fitment of assistive devices from ALIMCO headquarters at Kanpur.

  • These services provided at auxiliary centres in other areas will help differently abled people to cover lesser distance for receiving these devices.

  • Setting up of this Centre at Faridabad would reduce long travel for differently abled people from J&K, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, MP & Chhattisgarh.

  • Facilities for filment of advanced Artificial Limbs, Manufacturing of Tricycle, Wheelchair, Motorized Tricycle, Walker, Crutches, & Walking Stick etc. will be performed in this centre.

Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO)

  • Founded in – 1972
  • Headquarter – Kanpur

Objectives

  • To manufacture & supply quality Aids & Appliances at affordable cost.

  • To set up & strengthen network of Limb Fitting Centres & Dealers which would make Aids & Appliances easily available to Persons w/Disabilities.

  • To maintain status of largest ADIP Implementing Agency thru Camp Activity, Headquarters activity, ADIP-SSA (ADIP-Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan) Activity, Special Camp Activity & Limb Fitting Centres Activity.

  • To ensure that all Aids & Appliances supplied under ADIP scheme must bear ISI mark & must be durable, modern, sophisticated & scientifically manufactured.

  • To establish collaboration w/premier institutions in India & abroad & carryout continuous Research & Development work to improve design of existing Aids & develop new state-of-art Assistive Devices at affordable prices.

Mission

  • Restoration of Dignity of Persons w/Disabilities.

Vision

  • To attain & maintain status of being largest manufacturer & supplier of state-of-the-art Assistive Devices at affordable cost for Persons w/Disabilities in India & Abroad.

- Published/Last Modified on: August 22, 2018

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