FOR ALL PEOPLES.
We minister Christ's hope and healing to children, families and communities struggling with disabilities in South Asia.
1.7 billion population
400 million living in poverty
900 million+ Hindus
500 million+ Muslims
Less than 5% Christian
3,000+ unreached people groups
70-100 million with disabilities
2 million leprosy affected
2.4 million HIV/AIDS affected
Poverty is rampant among them.
Disability services, special education, and jobs virtually nonexistent.
"Social ostracization remains rampant leading to poverty, and it is itself fueled by poverty."
Review of Evidence on Disability Programmes in South Asia, Almatas Institute of Human Development, 2019
The multifaceted challenges faced by South Asians with disabling conditions require Christ-centered, multifaceted, sustainable solutions that equip and empower individuals with disabilities, their families, and communities.
Five Key Program Areas
and environmental care
computer and English
Livelihoods training, microfinance, and
house church initiatives
Since 1997, over fifteen thousand disability-affected individuals and families from all faith backgrounds have experienced the love and dignity they deserve as image bearers of the Creator.
The experience has been transformational and has drawn many to become catalysts of abundant life in their communities.
Underserved Communities Reached
Provided job training, education, mobility aids, etc.
"Abundant Life" House Fellowships Started