Artificial Limb Program

JSW Cement Ltd. initiated a program to help the people living with disability in Gadivemula Mandal to regain mobility and dignity by providing with artificial limbs and appliances as part of Corporate Social Responsibility of the company.

Our company collaborated with ‘Mobility India, a renowned voluntary organisation in manufacturing the artificial limbs based at Bangalore and Mariya Nilayam, Gargeyapuram, Kurnool for technical support to provide baseline survey and to make artificial limbs and appliances.

JSW planned to cover the disabled people of Gadivemula Mandal, with hand and leg impairment in two phases. 129 appliances were distributed to 79 beneficiaries belonging to Gadivemula, Bilakalaguduru, Bujanoor, Pesaravai, Karimadella, Grandivemula, Childrukuru, Polluru, Pulimaddi, Koratamaddi, Tirupadu and Gadigarevula villages in January, 2014 in phase-I. Phase-II measurement camps were conducted in November, 2014 and Mobility India manufactured the artificial limbs and appliances as per the measurements taken.

Now phase-II Artificial Limb Distribution Program is scheduled in July-2015 where in we will be distributing 83 appliances to 40 beneficiaries belonging to Gani, Ondutla, L.K. Thanda, Paibhogula, Manchalakatta, Y.K. Thanda, Durveshi, K. Bollavaram, Korrapolur and Somapuram villages of Gadivemula Mandal. With this, we feel proud to have covered every Specially Abled Person – Hand & Leg suitable for replacement of limb in the Gadivemula Mandal.

Durveshi, K. Bollavaram, Korrapolur and Somapuram villages of Gadivemula Mandal. With this, we feel proud to have covered every Specially Abled Person – Hand & Leg suitable for replacement of limb in the Gadivemula Mandal.