Social Assistance and Rehabilitation for the Physically Vulnerable (SARPV) was established in 1988 by Shahidul Haque, a physically challenged person intent on changing the public perception of people with a disability in Bangladesh.
We work to sensitize different stakeholders how to reduce the vulnerability of becoming disabled during disaster and how to handle the people with disabilities during and after disaster.
SARPV is an advocacy organization and we do advocacy with policy makers, local government, GOs and NGOs, community people, family members of disabled people in order to ensure the rights and accessibility of peoples with disabilities.
SARPV provides treatment to the rickets and disability victims children, particularly to the rural poor children. It has own treatment center.
SARPV runs schools in its based working area ‘Chokoria, Cox’s Bazar since inception. The purposes of the school is to give hope and empowering the children.
SARPV does the advocacy and campaign in national level on disability rights, however promoting rickets issues for treatment and presenton.
To save the disable persons from the extream poverty, SARPV start microcredit program with easy and flexible terms for rural poor.
WHY WE DO
SARPV adopted Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) strategy for main streaming the persons with disability in the society. Over the years we have changed our approaches from CBR and develop self help group consist of peoples with disabilities so that they can raise their voice strongly and claim their rights from the service providers.
SARPV appreciates partnership and collaboration on social issues. You are welcome to support Bangladeshis disable and rural poor children. Your support will reach to the poor without any administrative cost. Immediately your can help for children education (1-5 class). They need only USD 100/ year/ child