Mithi needs Rehabilitation Center: Hot Chand

 KARACHI (30-3-2019) Nice meeting my and Mr. Anwar Ali Sial President PUAN Sukkur with dear friend Papoo Hott Chand from Mithi in Karachi. Mr. Hott Chand was briefed NDF Rehab Center & its facilities for the children with intellectual disabilities. He was much impressed from NDF Rehab Center & hoped for one unit for Mithi in near future. He offered his full support to open one unit of NDF Rehabilitation center in Mithi for the children of Tharparkar & Umarkot.   .

Director Monitoring PPRP/CDP visited NDF Rehab Center, Nawabshah


NAWABSHAH: (28-3-2019) Mr. Parvaiz Ahmed Chandio Director Training PPRP/CDP Government of Sindh along with Mr. Fida Hussain lashari Monitoring Officer are seen visiting NDF rehabilitation centre in Nawabshah. Mr. Chandio applauded service made by NDF for noble cause of rehabilitation of children with intellectual disabilities.

Provincial Secretary Mr. Khalid Chachar visited NDF Rehab Center, Nawabshah

NAWABSHAH: (21st March 2019) Mr. Khalid Chachar Secretary Department of empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Sindh is seen visiting ndf rehabilitation centres in Nawabshah. He visited all sections of therapy and met with parents to enquire facilities available in the center. The parents apprised the services and contribution of NDF. Mr. Khalid Chachar acknowledged the services made by ndf, he further said there is dire need of such facilties in Sindh. He encouraged ndf to scale up such initiatives in other districts with help of Sindh Government and local philanthropists. The Department of empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Sindh Sindh will encourage such initiatives taken by NGOs and DPOs for the empowerment of Persons/children with intellectual disabilities in Sindh.

Mr. Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar visits NDF Rehab Centre, Nawabshah



Mr. Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar Special Assistant to Chief Minister for Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities visited NDF Rehabilitation Center, Nawabshah which is engaged to provide rehabilitation services to 200 children with intellectual disabilities in Nawabshah, Shaheed Benazir Abad & its surrounding Districts.

Mr. Abid Lashari CEO NDF shared progress of the center & told about available services in the facility, such as free boarding & Day care with life therapies i.e Psychotherapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy for independent living of the children, there are 35-50 children at boarding & 150 in Day care with free pick & drop.

Mr. Qasim Naveed apprised the efforts made by NDF in rural area of Sindh, He termed the center as unique facility & replicate-able model in other towns of Sindh. Mr. Qasim Naveed further said that Intellectual Disability is one of grey area in Pakistan to be addressed. He extended his possible support to make it sustainable in Nawabshah first as model Pilot project of Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities to replicate in other towns to provide support to children with intellectual disabilities. Mr. Shahzaib Shaikh Deputy Secretary, Mr. Ghullam Nabi Nizamani Deputy Director Social Welfare Sanghar, Ms. Saira Lashari Director NDF, Tariq Hussain Channar Program Manager NDF & others were also present on the occasion.

Adopt a disabled child program (Sponsor a Child) launched by NDF


NDF Rehab Center, Nawabshah has launched donation drive under sponsor a child in Rs. 15000 or 100 USD. NDF Rehab Center, Nawabshah has 100+ children with Intellectual Disabilities under free Rehabilitation services i.elife Therapies (Physiotherapy, Occupational, Speech, Psychotherapy) and Independent living with Boarding & day care facilities on self help bases.

NDF needs your kind support for 70% children to sponsor a child in Rs. 15000/USD-100 only from local/International Philanthropy, Government, Private entities under Corporate Social responsibility (CSR). 

The little part of amount can change life of some one.

Please join us & support us to adopt a child.

Bank Name: JS Bank, Nawabshah

Branch Name & Code: Masjid Road, Nawabshah (9023) 

Account Title: National Disability & Development Forum (NDF)

Bank Account No. 989439

IBAN: PK29JSBL9023000000989439

Swift Code: JSBLPKKA   (Website:

Dr Atir from CJ Hospital Giddu visited NDF Rehab Center Nawabshah.

NAWABSHAH (Oct: 29, 2018) Dr. Atir from CJ Giddu Hospital is seen visiting NDF Rehab Center Nawabshah. He showed his satisfaction over NDF services and said CJ and NDF will join hands in future to address mental health in Sindh.


PUAN NDF conducted awareness session at Girls High School Ghari Khairo




GHARI KHAIRO: (30th Oct 2018) PUAN Sukkur & NDF conducted one activity in Government Girls High Secondary School Ghari Khairo, District Jacobabad. The event was self funded by Current leadership & hosted by Mr. Nasir Shah (Alumni). Mr. Abid Lashari Vice President PUAN Sukkur, Ex-President Mr. Bruener B. Newton (Tony) & Ms. Saira Lashari from NDF delivered the sessions to encourage girls to apply for US exchange programs for quality education & leadership skills development. The students & Teachers took keen interest to learn about information of US Exchange Programs.