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Pudulogong Rehabilitation and Development Trust for the Blind

Pudulogong Rehabilitation and Development Trust for the Blind

Private Bag 26, Mochudi, 00267, Botswana

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+267 5777480

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About Non profit organisation,established in 1982 as a result of the visually impaired in the country.It offers vocational training programme.
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Mission To provide quality training to Visually Impaired People and to create opportunities for life long learning to enable people to attain their full potential and contribute to national socio-economic and technological advancement.
This will be achieved through efficient and effective management, development and implementation of relevant and responsive training policies and the provision of an enabling learning environment.
Description Pudulogong Rehabilitation and Development Centre is a charitable non-profit organisation, which came into being in 1982 as an initiative of the Dutch Reformed Church in Botswana. It is located in Phaphane ward In Mochudi in the Kgatleng District.
Puderet as usually called in short, was established as a result of the visually impaired people in the country who had nowhere to go due to lack of suitable skills for employment. It is the first of its kind in Country, as the educational system then did not have provisions for the Disabled Persons. By then the centre was offering basic handicraft skills with the age range from 15-45 years.Pudulogong is affiliated to the Botswana Council For the Disabled(BCD) which is the mother body of all organisations dealing with disability.
The Centre has now taken new face and has diversified from handicraft skills to vocational Training Programme. It provides job opportunities after training and also aims to develop the trainees to be self-sustainable and less dependent.

The Centre enrols a maximum of 64 students and minimum of 32.Basic entry requirement is jc.Pudologong gets 70% of its funding from the Ministry of Education as the training subsidy and 30% from donations and fundraising. Our doors are open to everyone
Founded Dutch Reformed Church
Products We at Pudulogong offer the following training programme:
• Braille
• Word Processing
• Orientation and Mobility
• Social work services
• Activities of daily living
• Music

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