We have also been able to successfully conduct the State Level Workshop on Empowerment of Deaf Youth at Auditorium, PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry, PHD House, Sector 31-A, Chandigarh on 13th May, 2014.
The seminar started with the welcome note by Mr. Yogesh Kumar, Public Relation Officer of NAD. Mr. Anuj Jain, Joint Secretary of NAD talked to the audience that he shared the problems of human rights for the deaf in India. Mr. Ashish Doval, Deaf Youth Team of NAD shared the powerpoint presentation about the experience of NAD. Mr. Rahul Garg, NAD’s Deaf Youth Team explained the meaning of the attitude powerpoint presentation. Mr. Vishal Arora, Treasurer of NAD explained about the importance of the attitude in deaf people’s lives need to be changed. Mr. Dilip Jangir, Executive Member (a unit of Rajasthan) & Mr. Jagdip Singh Sodhi, Executive Member (a unit of Punjab) of NAD shared how much they took their time to learn themself being better then they could help deaf others.
Mr. Rahul Garg and Mr. Ashish Doval, NAD's Deaf Youth Team organised a one on one question-answer round where N.A.D. was supposed to answer questions asked by the participants, any questions regarding their functioning, administration, fund raising, etc. This session led to trust building between the organisation and its members. There are about 175 deaf young people from Himachal Pradesh, Punjab & Haryana participated in the Workshop. They are a lot of excitement by our workshop.