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CRP's new children's walking frame is now being used to improve the independence of Bangladesh's younger population. The design allows for maximum functional mobility in the home environment. Its light weight steel frame is robust, while the wheels allow easy movement over different terrain. The adjustable height feature will enable the frame to continue to be of

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Classical Music Academy (CMA) in collaboration with Musical Youth for Traditional Herald (MYTH) arranged a cultural function at Bissho Shahitto Kendro “Doll Dance of Raham Ali”. Students of William and Marie Taylor School (WMTS) and girls from Vocational Training Institute (VTI) of CRP attended the cultural evening. Participants of CRP performed three patriotic songs

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A very special project agreement named –Regaining Skills through Occupation and Rehabilitation in Mental health was signed between CRP and Kilmore Parish Church & Friends, Ireland on July 21,2014. From CRP Executive Director Md. Shafiq ul Islam and Head of Occupational Therapy Department Md. Zulkar Nayan and from Kilmore Parish Church &

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Mr. Aditya Gaiha,Director, Social Window/Administration & Finance and Mr. Philip Baidya, Assistant Director, Social Window of SAARC Development Fund (SDF) Secretariat,  visited CRP’s BHPI Library on 29th June 2014 and inaugurated E-library & Computer Laboratory at BHPI. The hardware and software of the e-library is funded by SDF under the project of Regional Inter-professional Master’s pr ogram in Rehabilitation Science.

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The UNDP-supported Access to Information (a2i) Programme started in 2007 and it is under implementation by the Prime Minister’s Office. This program has already completed the first round of Service Innovation Fund & declared the names of the winners for the second round. We are delighted to share that CRP is one of the recipients of the second round.

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There are very few people who have actually made their dreams true. The Founder & Coordinator of Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP)  Ms. Valerie Ann. Taylor is one of them who dreamed to work for Spinal Cord Injured people and successfully done the job.

The Mercantile bank authority nominated 10 persons and one organisation for Mercantile Bank Achivement Award-2014 those who have made

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Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP), organised two workshops on “Appropriate Paper-Based Technology”

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UPCOMING EVENTS

LIVING LIFE TO THE FULL

ASCoN Conference 2014

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Profile of the week

Abdullah, a 16 year old boy, who worked in the street of Dhaka City for the quest of earning. At his early age he left home for extra income and had no contact with his parents. He was passing his strenuous life in Dhaka City as usual with other street children. He got primary education before but did not continue for lack of family support.

Once he was working in the Komlapur Railway Station carrying passenger’s loads.When he stood with other children beside a large water drum, a train ticket checker came and pushed him to move away from there. At that moment, a running train came very near to Abdullah. He could not move from the railway plates immediately and got stuck with the railway slippers.

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What We Do

 

The holistic nature of CRP's work is reflected in the fact that its work covers several areas of development including human rights, poverty alleviation, health care provision and education.

CRP's headquarters is in Savar with an additional three functioning sub-centres throughout Bangladesh.

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The Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralyzed, commonly known as CRP, was founded in 1979 by a small group of Bangladeshis and a British physiotherapist, Valerie Taylor. Miss Taylor came to the Bangladesh (then known as East Pakistan)

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CRP has a strong commitment to training and believes that training plays a vital role if health care services in Bangladesh are to be strengthened and developed. At present, only a few health professionals in Bangladesh are trained adequately to provide appropriate treatment and rehabilitation.

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