Realizing the problems and hurdles face by deaf in Pakistan, PAD is planning to establish “CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR DEAF”.
Welcome to Pakistan Association of the Deaf
Welcome to the website of Pakistan Association of the Deaf.
Pakistan Association of the Deaf is a non-profit organization which began in 1987 to help and support deaf community in solving their problems. The role of PAD is to empower, educate and develop leadership skills in deaf community and promote S.H.O (self help organization concept) in them.
We provide our services to the deaf community and only receive limited government funding and support, we rely heavily on the generosity of the community to help us continue to make a difference.
Please help us provide a brighter future to the deaf community.
Deaf Empowerment & Education Center
Pakistan Association of the Deaf (PAD) established in 1987 is serving the CAUSE OF THE DEAF by imparting Education in Computer Literacy, Read More
Since start, PAD realized the importance of English Language. PAD is providing English language course for deaf students. Since the emergence of communication tools (email, chat, SMS) Read More
The field of information technology is growing day by day. At PAD, computer related courses are taught by skilled I.T. professionals.. Read More
Cooking classes for Deaf women are held at PAD every Saturday. Knowledge about the accessories used in kitchen is also imparted to deaf women so that they would be able to purchase.. Read More
PAKISTAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLASS PAKISTAN
Learning sign language is the basic right of every deaf individual. Unfortunately in Pakistan, sign language is not known to many deaf persons especially those residing in the rural areas. Read More
BASIC LITERACY CLASS
Basic literacy program is designed for those who have never been to school. Main focus is on education. After the completion of course, students can take admission in schools or appear.. Read More
SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER CLASS
Deaf people use sign language to communicate. Parents, teachers and others can become sign language interpreters. Deaf people face communication problem within their family, schools, universities, courts, office, hospitals and seminars etc.Read More
PAD is successfully running its Development and Education System and is trying to provide quality education to deaf children. We are successfully applying Deaf to Deaf education. Many students have completed courses from PAD. Read More
As a Not-for-Profit organization, continued incursion of funds for the enhancement of our projects is required. test
Please select your area of interest and support us generously.
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Manzoor Bilal Ahmed (Chairman)
Suhail Kochra (Co-chairman)
Irfan Mumtaz (Co-president)
Milk Asif Munir (President)
Mr Amir Arif (Vice President)
Usman Majid (General Secretary)
Syed Wahid Ali (Joint Secretary)
Syed Amin Ahmed (Treasurer I)
Mr. Asif Amin Farooqi (Treasurer II)
Munim Qazi (Office Secretary)
Furqan Hasan (Public Secretary)
DONORS & WELL WISHERS
Pakistan Association of the Deaf (PAD) former Karachi Deaf Welfare Association (KDWA) was established in 1987 by few dynamic deaf youths. PAD is a member of World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) and responsible to represent Pakistani deaf community nationally and internationally.PAD is also affiliated with Asia Pacific Development Center on Disability (APCD). PAD has more than 400 members in Karachi, and many organizations of the deaf ...Read More