National Institute for persons with Multiple disabilities(chennai)

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The Persons with Multiple Disabilities have equal rights to lead a better quality of life. This may be enabled with committed professionalism, accessible NIEPMD_25570environment, equal opportunities, positive attitudes and appropriate, affordable, acceptable and available technological interventions.

To provide need based comprehensive rehabilitation through team approach facilitating inclusion, ensuring empowerment of persons with Multiple Disabilities and their families and by substantiating field based research and development of human resources.


Promoting quality of life for persons with Multiple Disabilities through equal participation of clients, families, professionals and community agencies.


  • Human resource development
  • Research and Development
  • Documentation & Dissemination of information
  • Developing Service delivery models
  • Supporting NGOs


Long term courses planned

  • Masters in Rehabilitation Psychology
  • Graduate and Post Graduate courses in developmental therapy
  • B. Ed/ M. Ed (Multiple Disabilities)
  • PG Dip. Early Intervention for children with Multiple Disabilities
  • Diploma in Special. Education (Multiple Disabilities)
  • Diploma in Community Based Rehabilitation

Short term courses planned for

  • Medical Doctors and other
  • Health personnel
  • Mobility Instructors
  • Other Rehabilitation professionals and personnel
  • Primary School teachers
  • ICDS workers
  • Panchayat workers

Orientation/sensitization programmes for

  • Administrators
  • Policy makers
  • Government organizations
  • NGOs

Contact Us:

National Institute for Empowerment of Persons

with Multiple Disabilities (NIEPMD)
East Coast Road, Muttukadu, Kovalam Post
Chennai – 603112, Tamil Nadu, India.

Tele: 044- 27472113,27472046
Fax: 044- 27472389

Email     :
Website :

Access by Bus :
Chennai Broadway to Kovalam :19 PP, 19G, 19 E
Chennai CMBT to Kovalam : 49 G, 118, 188
Chennai to Puducherry : ECR bypass bus
Bus stop : NIEPMD
Working Hours : 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Holidays : Saturday, Sunday & central Government holidays

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