The Ngoenga School, one of the first schools for disabled Tibetan children, was established near Dehradun, India in 2000 at the urging of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. “Ngoenga” meaning extremely happy or joyous. The children are being provided free boarding, education and health care services.The school is under the administration of Central Tibetan Administrative, Department of Health which does not have a stable source of funds to meet the expenses of the school. The Department of Health is, therefore, compelled to solicit sponsorship for the support of the students in the coming years.
Date of Birth: March 18, 2008
Born in Kathmandu, Nepal. Tenzin’s parents run a small restaurant to support the family of five. He has spastic cerebral palsy, M.R., visual and speech impairment and epilepsy. For the past few months, the focus has been on acclimating him to the routine and environment of Ngoenga School. He feels completely comfortable and safe at school, we hope to see any marked improvements in his condition. Therefore, any help rendered for this boy will be highly appreciated.
Lham Tsering is from Tawang, northwestern part of Arunachal Pradesh in India. He is from a very poor family. Father works as a labor on daily wage basis to support the family. Mother is housewife. Lham is having difficulties of speech, hearing and movement since birth. He is in need of full assist on his daily activities, such as feeding, dressing and etc. Due to remoteness of his home and poor financial status of family, he is recently admitted in this special need for the improvement of his condition without charging a penny. Therefore, any help render for this differently abled child is highly appreciated.
Tenzin Kalsang, code#5
Date of Birth: January 1, 1989
Tenzin’s from poor farming family that depends upon two acres of land as their main source of income. He is disabled and unable to attend mainstream school with his siblings. He has Cerebral Palsy and learning difficulties. Your generosity and support towards his education is highly needed.
Tenzin Dedhen, code#101
Date of Birth: February 6, 2009
Tenzin Dedhen lives with six family member, her father who left home to earn better income to support his family, mother is a housewife, grandmother eight two years old, one sibling twin and one younger sibling. The whole family solely depends on the income that they father earns. Child has some difficulty with the movement and after consulting the doctor, diagnosed with developmental delay. She is having speech and learning difficulty. Her mother admitted into this special need with a great hope that one day at least she can help herself without depending to anyone. Therefore any help rendered for this child will be highly appreciated.
Sonam Dechen, student ID# 103 Date of Birth: January 10, 2002
Sonam’s father passed away, she lives with her step father, mother, grandfather, grandmother, younger brother and younger sister. She has Spastic Quadriplegic, Cerebral Palsy Her mother has two children of present husband. Sonam’s step father works as cook and mother as care taker of monastery cattles. The family living condition is very poor and they do not have any other sources of income or support. The child’s mother is facing difficulties in handling her in regard time, energy and financially. Therefore, any generous help rendered for this child will be highly appreciated.
Date of Birth: May 1st, 2008
Tenzin Delek started walking when he was at the age of two & eats and drinks from the age of three. He is the only child in the family. The child father left for abroad and now the mother is the only income earner of family & caretaker of the child. This lovely boy loves to play with smooth toys and loves to music. Any help rendered for this boy would be highly appreciated
Date of Birth: July 8, 2008
Tenzin Norzom’s parents escaped from Tibet. She have four family members Her father and mother sell fast food at road side to run their home. Her younger brother is just two years old. They have to pay the room rent to the landlord as they don’t have their own house to live. Due to very poor financial status of the family, they don’t have any other choice but to admit her in this special needs school. She is having great deal of movement problems as her legs are abnormally twisted inward. As such, she needs help on her personal care. Therefore any help rendered for this lovely child will be highly appreciated.
Date of Birth: March 20, 1987
Wangchen’s parents are settled in an underdeveloped area of Nepal where the main source of income is through farming. His older parents have many dependent children to look after and given their financial position, they are unable to afford Wangchen’s medication. The Ngoenga School provides for Wangchen as best they can with limited resources
Tenzin Khedup, code# 12
Date of Birth: September 16, 1994
Tenzin belongs to a family of nine members with seven children; he is mentally very active and enjoys talking with everybody. His father sustains the family by working in the field and his mother is bedridden due to her poor health condition. The financial condition of his family is very poor. The Ngoenga School provides for Tenzin as best they can with limited resources.
Sonam T. Wangmo, code#100
Date of Birth: March 11, 2009
Sonam T Wangmo’s father works in a primary school as a teacher and mother is a housewife. She is totally dependent on others help on daily activities, because she is having great difficulty sight and movement, slight problem on hearing and she can’t speak at all. She’s staying in Ngoenga with free of cost. Therefore any help rendered for this child will be highly appreciated.
Date of Birth: January 1, 2004
Sherab belongs to a very poor family from a very remote place in Nepal called Tatopani. The main income earner of the family is his mother who sells homemade butter to meet the daily needs. As being a disabled child, it’s impossible for his mother to looking after him. Due to poor financial status, his mother admitted him to this special needs school. He is admitted in this special needs school without charging any fee on medical, education and living expenses. Therefore any support rendered to the child will be highly appreciated.