OUR CHILDREN

Moving to a care home is usually something you think about when you need more help and care with everyday things. We understand that this can be difficult time, but it is important to know that we can help share the responsibility with you.

Dulanga

Date of Birth : Not Known
2 years old Female

Dulanga

Date of Birth : Not Known
2 years old Female

This child is mentally and physically handicapped. This child gets the epilepsy fits. She is unable to walk. Seeing the child her head is bigger than her body and not for her age. She has to be given milk foods as she is still a baby.

Family background

The child was given to me by the Probation Office of Bandarawela. After the birth of the child the child was handed over to the Sujatha Sewana Children’s Home Bandarawela. As this child is disabled she was given to us for care. The mother of the child has deserted her and the father’s whereabouts are not known.

Goals

Our goal is to to give this child the needs in life as to care and attention. We also in the future have the physiotherapy treatment given to her.

Needs according to her goal

She requires much of the milk foods , toys to play, and a go cart to wheel her about the house.

Chethana Madushan

Date of Birth : 08.02.2009
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Chethana Madushan

Date of Birth : 08.02.2009
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally and physically handicapped and this child is being operated as he has water in the brain so a tube is being inserted up to the bladder so that the water would be drained out. He is lifeless from hip downwards and has to be assisted in all his work. He does not know when he passes urine or go to the toilet.

Family background

The child’s mother died by drinking poison and the father died of cancer and the grandmother was unable to look after the child so she gave the child over to me . Seek foster parents for maintenance.

Goals

Our goal is to train the child for his daily routine work and to get an education in a small way.

Needs according to his goal

He requires a wheel chair where he could wheel himself. Also needs educational instruments and medical tube to sit on.

R.A. Sathira Thejan

Date of Birth: 20.07.2010
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

R.A. Sathira Thejan

Date of Birth: 20.07.2010
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is unable to walk as he is lifeless from hip downwards. He cannot swallow his food. He lives mostly on milk foods. He has to be assisted in all his work. He is blind on both eyes He has the epilepsy fits. He does not raise his head.

Family background

The mother of the child uneducated. The father has deserted the family. The mother does odd jobs to survive. The mother does not have a happy life and as the mother cannot bring up the child she has handed over the child to me.

Goals

Our goal is to get physiotherapy treatment and to make to able to eat his food by chewing. We want him to has a good atmosphere although he is blind.

Needs according to his goal

We need a water mattress so that he could turn about and not to be in one place.

B.H. Dineth Dilshan

Date of Birth: 26.10.2004
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

B.H. Dineth Dilshan

Date of Birth: 26.10.2004
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is Physically Handicapped and an asthmatic patient. He cannot do any work or even do his toilet training as he too is lifeless from hip downwards. He has to be fed and to be assisted. He acts like a one year old child. He picks up dirt and puts into his mouth. He is also has the epilepsy fits.

Family background

The father of the child has deserted the family. The mother suffers from kidney disorder. She also has a child of 6 years. She finds it difficult to look after the child as she has to earn a living to look after the smaller one.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily routine.

Needs according to his goal

He needs a walker and also shoes for his training to walk.

H.M. Gayan Buddhika

Date of Birth: 01.06.1999
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

H.M. Gayan Buddhika

Date of Birth: 01.06.1999
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally and physically handicapped. This child is lifeless from hip downwards and has to be assisted in all his toilet duties. He suffers of a rash on his legs and is under medication. He cannot talk.

Family background

The child’s mother is dead and the father of the child has deserted to child. The mother’s elder sister did take over the child but as she too has a family and cannot look after the child so she handed over the child to me for care. The brother of the child does live with us.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to drink water by himself and to eat his food and to give him speech therapy and physiotherapy.

Needs according to his goal

He requires a wheel chair for him to move about and physiotherapy instruments.

H.M. Sudath Sameera

Date of Birth : 05.05.1995
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

H.M. Sudath Sameera

Date of Birth : 05.05.1995
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally and physically handicapped. This child is lifeless hip downward and has to be assisted in all his toilet duties. He has to be fed .He cannot do any thing by himself. The brother of the child does live with us.

Family background

The child’s mother is dead and the father has deserted the child. The mother’s elder sister took over the child and as she too has a family she was unable to look after the child as he is severely handicapped.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to drink a glass of water and to eat his food by himself and also to give him speech and physiotherapy.

Needs according to his goal

His need is a wheel chair and physiotherapy instruments.

Eranda Madushan Bandara

Date of Birth: 20.12.2002
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Eranda Madushan Bandara

Date of Birth: 20.12.2002
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child suffers from asthma. He gets the epilepsy fits. He is child that suffers from water in the brain. He is weak. He cannot do any work on his own. He cannot do his toilet duties on his own and has to be assisted.

Family background

This child father does odd jobs and the mother is physically handicapped and they are too poor to look after the child to give the child the needs in life.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to eat his food and do his toilet duties such as to brush his teeth etc.

Needs according to his goal

He needs nourishments and also milk foods.

W.K. Vishvajith Dias

Date of Birth: 08.02.2009
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

W.K. Vishvajith Dias

Date of Birth: 08.02.2009
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is totally blind from birth and he gets the epilepsy fits He has a bulky body. He has to be assisted in all his toilet work. He has to be fed too He is mentally handicapped.

Family background

This child was a still born child as a result he was kept in an inquipator until the child is fit to be taken home. The nurse in charge of the baby room on duty had increased the volume of heat in the baby room and thus damaged the child’s brain and making him totally blind, thereafter the mother of the child has deserted the family and the father has two other children to look after and is unable to look after him as he has to do a job and there is no one to look after this child. The father handed over this child to me to be looked after. The father of the child suffers from kidney disorder and is bed ridden.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to walk to the bathroom, dinning hall and dormitory etc.

Needs according to his goal

He needs the walking equipment so that he will be able to walk by himself without assistance.

M.K. Sathsara Sankalpa

Date of Birth: 10.01.1998
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

M.K. Sathsara Sankalpa

Date of Birth: 10.01.1998
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped and he gets the epilepsy fits and hyperactive and tends to forget what he does He is healthy in body.

Family background

The parents are old and unable to look after the child and give the child his medical treatment and his necessary nourishments. The parents are poor and cannot afford to look after him and they cannot go to any place to do any work to earn as this child cannot be kept a lone as he has to be looked so they parents handed over the child for care to me.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in some vocational training such as making ekle brooms, making of envelopes etc.

Needs according to his goal

He needs the instruments to make envelopes and ekle brooms.

U.K. Sanka Udayanga

Date of Birth : 17.05.1982
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

U.K. Sanka Udayanga

Date of Birth : 17.05.1982
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped and hyperactive. This child has no proper toilet training. He could eat by himself. He could walk and do small work in the house by cleaning and dusting.

Family background

The parents are divorced and there in no one in the family to look after the child. The mother is too old to look after him.

Goals

We want to train him in his vocational training to make brooms, envelopes and other small ornaments etc.

Needs according to his goal

He needs instruments to make these brooms envelopes and ornaments.

Isuru Sampath

Date of Birth: 16.03.1996
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Isuru Sampath

Date of Birth: 16.03.1996
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child epilepsy fits and he suffers from locked jaws. This child cannot do his toilet work and has to be assisted He walks around all the time and cannot stay in one placed. He is very weak.

Family background

The parents are divorced and the child was not looked after. The child eats rubbish from the dirt bins on the roads due to hunger. The Embilipitiya police took over the child and the child was given to us by the Court-of-law.

Goals

Our goal is give the necessary nourishments and to feed this child and also to train him in his daily toilet duties.

Needs according to his goal

He needs nourishments such as milk foods and other nourishments.

Sadun Madushanka Jayamuni

Date of Birth: 24.08.1987
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Sadun Madushanka Jayamuni

Date of Birth: 24.08.1987
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He is hyperactive and he gets the epilepsy fits and is uncontrollable at times. He cannot do his toilet duties by himself and has to be assisted. He has to be fed clothed etc. He is very weak.

Family background

The parents of this child are poor and they cannot afford to give him his nourishments and medical treatment and also cannot control him. The father is a heart patient. He was given to me to be looked after.

Goals

Our goal is to give him training in his daily routine.

Needs according to his goal

He needs a lot of nourishments such as milk foods.

W.M. Thushara Nalin

Date of Birth: 23.06.1978
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

W.M. Thushara Nalin

Date of Birth: 23.06.1978
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child is slightly blind and when he walks he wobbles. He has to be assisted by someone in his daily routine. He gets the epilepsy fits.

Family background

The child’s parents live together but, are too old to look after him. They are very poor and cannot afford to give the necessary nourishments. They cannot go to any place as they have to keep him alone in the home as they have no one to look after him so he was handed over to me for care.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to make jock sticks and envelopes etc.

Needs according to her goal

He needs a pair of spectacles and vocational training instrument.

Segar Maheswaran

Date of Birth : 1981
Male - Sinhala - Hindu

Segar Maheswaran

Date of Birth : 1981
Male - Sinhala - Hindu

This child is mentally handicapped.. He is also hyperactive. He cannot control his body by himself as he is weak. He is able to do his work but has to direct by the supervisors for cleanliness.

Family background

TThe child’s mother is suffering of cancer. The father is too old to look after him. They are very poor and cannot afford to give him his nourishments.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to make jock sticks and envelopes etc

Needs according to his goal

He needs the vocational training instruments.

Liluka Surangika

Date of Birth: 03.01.1984
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

Liluka Surangika

Date of Birth: 03.01.1984
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally and physically handicapped. She is hyperactive. She cannot control her body as she is has no balance. She cannot attend to any of her work alone and has to be assisted in her daily routine.

Family background

This child’s parents have left each other to have their own way of life leaving this child to the streets. The father rejects on saying that this child does not his. Parents have remarried. No guardians to look after her. On seeing this child’s plight by the neighborhood informed the police and through the court of law handed over the child to me.

Goals

Our goal is to train her to do her daily routine work. We will see to her progress and then go on to the other training that we have set for her.

Needs according to her goal

She needs instruments in the future.

Chathurangani Kapukotuwa

Date of Birth: 24.06.1992
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

Chathurangani Kapukotuwa

Date of Birth: 24.06.1992
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped and she is hyperactive. She is able to attend to her own work with assistance and care. She has to be assisted as sometimes forgets what she does. She is short of hearing.

Family background

The child’s parents live together but they are poor and they do not posses a house of their own. The mother suffers from asthma. They depend on government stamps. They are old and too feeble to look after as they both do not have a job to survive and give the child their nourishments. The brother older than this child also is mentally handicapped and lives in the home.

Goals

Our goal is to train this child to cook a meal and also to wash the utensils accurately and during her leisure time to sew and also to do handicraft.

Needs according to her goal

She requires the instruments in making ornaments and to do handicraft work. Needs hearing aid.

Dananjaya Upul Kapukotuwa

Date of Birth: 05.01.1986
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Dananjaya Upul Kapukotuwa

Date of Birth: 05.01.1986
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped and he is hyperactive. He is able to do work but has to be told and needs care and have to be behind him when work is given. He is short of hearing. He wobbles when walking.

Family background

The child’s parents live together but they are poor and they do not posses a house of their own. They depend on government stamps. The parents are too feeble and unable to look after the child as they do not have jobs and to give the necessary nourishments for the child. The parents gave the child to me for care. The sister of this child does reside with us.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to make ekle brooms, brooms and envelopes etc.

Needs according to his goal

We need instruments to make these items.

U.H Promodya Nadeepa

Date of Birth : 12.02.1994
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

U.H Promodya Nadeepa

Date of Birth : 12.02.1994
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped Down syndrome. He is unable to talk and say words and is difficult to understand. He understands what we say. He is able to do his work but has to be directed by his supervisors for his cleanliness. He sometimes tends to forget what he is to do or what is scheduled to do.

Family background

The mother of the child is too poor for them to assist as the father of the child is a drunkard and they cannot do much to help and give the child his necessary needs.

Goals

Our goal is to train this child in vocational training such as making ekle brooms, brooms, and envelopes etc. He also needs speech therapy.

Needs according to his goal

He needs the instruments for therapy and also needs instruments for making these items.

H. Sumantha Madumal

Date of Birth: 21.10.1998
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

H. Sumantha Madumal

Date of Birth: 21.10.1998
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child gets the epilepsy fits and hyperactive and also this child does not like to be in company. He is able to do work with assistance. He has to be assisted in all his daily duties.

Family background

This child is mentally handicapped. This child gets the epilepsy fits and hyperactive and also this child does not like to be in company. He is able to do work with assistance. He has to be assisted in all his daily duties.

Goals

Our goal is to give a vocational training in making jock sticks envelopes etc.

Needs according to his goal

He needs the instruments for the vocational training.

W.P. Harshana Lakmal

Date of Birth: 01.02.1989
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

W.P. Harshana Lakmal

Date of Birth: 01.02.1989
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child finds it difficult to walk steadily and has to be assisted. He cannot speak he could hear well. He has to be assisted by someone for his daily routine of work.

Family background

This child’s father has deserted and the mother is mad. The grandmother is too feeble to look after the child so she did give the child to be looked after.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily duties.

Needs according to his goal

He needs a walker to help him to be able to walk.

P.G. Udayangani Kumari

Date of Birth: 28.05.1980
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

P.G. Udayangani Kumari

Date of Birth: 28.05.1980
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child is hyperactive. She does speak to herself and repeats what is said by others. She is able to do work on her own but has to be directed by the supervisors for cleanliness.

Family background

The child’s has no parents or guardians. She was given to be by the Probation Office.

Goals

Our goal is to train her to cook a meal of rice and to do the house hold work.

Needs according to her goal

She needs a sewing machine to sew small items.

A.M. Navin Nimantha

Date of Birth : 22.01.2000
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

A.M. Navin Nimantha

Date of Birth : 22.01.2000
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped and also this child gets the epilepsy fits. This child always moves his head from side to side. He is also hyperactive. He cannot walk steadily as he wobbles when walking. He has to be assisted in all his duties. He understands when spoken.

Family background

The child’s parents live together. They are too poor to give the child the necessary nourishments required and the necessary medical treatment required by the child.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily routine.

Needs according to his goal

He needs a lot of milk foods.

L.P. Sajith Peshala

Date of Birth: 03.04.1989
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

L.P. Sajith Peshala

Date of Birth: 03.04.1989
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He gets the fits quiet often and he is unable to help himself. He cannot walk and has to be assisted. He also cannot swallow his food. He has to be fed and clothed and also assisted in his daily toilet duties.

Family background

This child’s mother has deserted the family and the father of the child cannot go to work as he has to look after the child. He is the only child in the family. He is very poor.

Goals

Our goal is to give him training in his daily routine.

Needs according to his goal

He needs a walker to walk steadily.

Maneesha Balasooriya

Date of Birth: 29.06.2005
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Maneesha Balasooriya

Date of Birth: 29.06.2005
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child is Down syndrome type. He is an asthmatic patient He cannot speak and he moves his head from side to side. He understands what we say. He cannot walk properly as he uses his legs and hands to walk. He has to be assisted by some one in all his duties he has to be dress and assisted in his walking.

Family background

The child has no parents and we do not know the whereabouts of the parents. The mother’s younger sister did look after but as she goes to work she locks him in the room and goes to work. The Uva Paranagama Divisional Secretariat did hand over the child to me for care.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his lessons and also give him speech therapy and physiotherapy treatment.

Needs according to his goal

We need instruments for his speech therapy. Physiotherapy and a walker.

A.S. Priyantha

Date of Birth: 13.02.1982
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

A.S. Priyantha

Date of Birth: 13.02.1982
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child is able to do any work. He is hyperactive He has to be told of his work from time to time. He has to be directed in all his work by the supervisors.

Family background

This child has his parents but the parents are too poor and old to look after him and give him his needs and nourishments and also medical treatment. He was given to us by his sister.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in making brooms ekle brooms and also to train him in agriculture.

Needs according to his goal

He needs instruments for his training.

M.N. Karurnaratne

Date of Birth : 17.09.1959
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

M.N. Karurnaratne

Date of Birth : 17.09.1959
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This gentleman is mentally handicapped at present. He is paralyzed and he cannot walk. He has to be assisted in all his duties like he has to be fed bathed and also be dress as he is unable to any thing.

Family background

This gentleman has no one he has been deserted by his 2 marriage and child after he got paralyzed. He was put on the streets and no one to care.

Goals

Our goal is to give him his nourishments to keep him clean and to make him happy.

Needs according to his goal

He needs nourishments such as milk foods wheel chair.

Paboda Sewwandi

Date of birth not known
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

Paboda Sewwandi

Date of birth not known
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is a mentally and physically handicapped child. She is dumb and unable to walk. She is unsteady in her way of sitting. She gets the epilepsy fits. She has to be fed clothed bathed and be assisted in all her work.

Family background

The child parents are not known and the child was given to us by the Sujaths Children’s Home through the Uva Divisional Probation Child Care Commissioner.

Goals

Our goal is to make her walk and to sit steadily.

Needs according to her goal

She needs a wheel chair and physiotherapy instrument and milk foods.

Omal

Date of birth not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Omal

Date of birth not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He cannot walk as his legs are crossed. He has to be assisted in all his duties such as washed bathed to be fed. He has to be assisted in all his duties. Seek foster parents for maintenance.

Family background

This child parents are not known and the child was given to us by the Sujatha Children’s Home through the Uva Divisional Probation Child Care Commissioner.

Goals

This child parents are not known and the child was given to us by the Sujatha Children’s Home through the Uva Divisional Probation Child Care Commissioner.

Needs according to his goal

Needs shoes to make him walk. Needs a wheel chair.

Pathum

Date of Birth Not Known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Pathum

Date of Birth Not Known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child cannot walk. He walks on his knees. He has to be assisted in all his duties such as feeding, bathing and clothing. Seek foster parents for maintenance.

Family background

This child’s parents are not known and the child was given to us by the Sujatha Children’s Home through the Uva Divisional Probation Child Care Commissioner.

Goals

Our goal is to teach him his lessons and also to make him walk and do his daily duties by himself.

Needs according to his goal

He needs exercise bars for him to be able to walk. Needs a wheel chair.

Priyantha Kumara

Date of Birth Not Known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Priyantha Kumara

Date of Birth Not Known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally and physically handicapped. He is lifeless from him downwards. He has to be assisted in all the work such as feeding bathing dressing him He gets the epilepsy fits. He cannot recognize nor could he talk but he could hear well.

Family background

The parents are not known the child was brought by the grandmother and as the grandmother is too feeble to look after the child she did complain to the Commissioner of the Probation Office Wellawaya as thereafter the child was given to us for care.

Goals

Our goal is make him sit properly.

Needs according to his goal

Needs a wheel chair.

R.M. Pradeep Madushanka

Date of Birth: 11.06.1989
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

R.M. Pradeep Madushanka

Date of Birth: 11.06.1989
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He gets the epilepsy fits. He is also hyperactive. He is unable to do his own work he has to be assisted. In bathing, washing his clothes He cannot talk and he does not understand anything. It is difficult to draw his attention.

Family background

His has his parents. They are poor and cannot afford to look after him and also he cannot be kept in the house alone when they go out.

Goals

Our goal is to train him to do his daily routine.

Needs according to his goal

He needs speech therapy instruments

Ajith Wilson

Date of Birth: 08.05.1987
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Ajith Wilson

Date of Birth: 08.05.1987
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He is unable to talk and hear. He does not understand anything. He loves to be alone. He cannot do anything. He has to be assisted in all his daily duties. He has to be fed, bathed and dressed.

Family background

This child’s parents are too poor to look after this child as this child has to be given nourishments and medical treatment. The mother cannot go to any place leaving this child alone in the house.

Goals

Our goal is to make him walk and make him use to drink water by himself.

Needs according to his goal

Needs a lot of nourishments as he is weak. He needs milk food.

Jayantha

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Jayantha

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He has difficulty in walking and also he stammers when talks He gets the epilepsy fits. He has to be assisted in all his daily duties. He has to be fed bathed, dressed. He understands but unable to do any work.

Family background

The child has no parents and we do not have the whereabouts of the parents. The child was handed over to us by the Probation Office of Matale.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily routine of work.

Needs according to his goal

Needs a Walker to make him walk.

S. Mohan Raj

Date of Birth : 17.01.1984
Male - Sinhala - Hindu

S. Mohan Raj

Date of Birth : 17.01.1984
Male - Sinhala - Hindu

This child is mentally handicapped. He is hyperactive. He has good physic but cannot be kept in one place He has to be assisted in all his duties. He has to be fed and also bathed and dressed.

Family background

This child’s father has deserted the family and the mother cannot look after this child as the mother goes out to work in the estate. The mother is old and now as the boy is becoming big she finds it difficult to look after him.

Goals

To train him for his daily duties

Needs according to his goal

He needs milk foods as he too is weak.

S.A. Indika Sadaruwan

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

S.A. Indika Sadaruwan

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He cannot stay in one place as he is restless. He cannot talk He has to be assisted in all his duties. He has to be fed clothed and also dressed.

Family background

The child’s mother is mentally handicapped. The father of the child does odd jobs to survive the family. The parents have 4 children all the children are mentally handicapped. The two elder daughters both are married the eldest daughter’s son is also mentally handicapped. The elder daughter has no husband as he has deserted the family but the second daughter has a family of her own. We housed three of the children from one family. One child is the eldest daughter’s child that is the youngest out of the three. This particular child does eat rubbish from bins. The Village headman of the village on seeing the plight of the family did hand over the child to us through the Thissamaharama Divisional Secretariat.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily duties and then teach him his lessons.

Needs according to his goal

He needs a lot of nourishments such as milk foods.

S.A. Ragana

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

S.A. Ragana

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He is restless and has to be assisted in all his daily duties. He has to be fed, dressed and bathed. They understand when told anything but they cannot speak He has to be assisted in all his work.

Family background

The parents have 4 children all the children are mentally handicapped. The two elder daughters both are married the eldest daughter’s son is also mentally handicapped. The elder daughter has no husband as he has deserted the family but the second daughter has a family of her own. We housed three of the children from one family. One child is the eldest daughter’s child that is the youngest out of the three. This particular child does eat rubbish from bins. The Village headman of the village on seeing the plight of the family did hand over the child to us through the Thissamaharama Divisional Secretariat.

Goals

Our goal is to train him for his daily needs and to teach him his lessons.

Needs according to his goal.

He needs milk food for his nourishments.

S.A. Sanjeewa

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

S.A. Sanjeewa

Date of Birth Not known
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. He is restless and has to be assisted in all his daily duties. He has to be bathed and dressed. He cannot talk.

Family background

The parents have 4 children all the children are mentally handicapped. The two elder daughters both are married the eldest daughter’s son is also mentally handicapped. The elder daughter has no husband as he has deserted the family but the second daughter has a family of her own. We house three of the children from one family. One child is the eldest daughter’s child that is the youngest out of three. The village headman of the village on seeing the plight of the family did hand over the child to us through the Tissamaharama Divisional Secretariat.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily duties and to teach him his lessons.

Needs according to her goal

He needs nourishments such as milk foods.

Kumudini Ellagakoon

Date of Birth : 05.04.1964
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

Kumudini Ellagakoon

Date of Birth : 05.04.1964
Female - Sinhala - Buddhist

This lady is an acute diabetic patient. She also suffers from hypertension and cholesterol. She has also amputated her leg. She is on a wheel chair.

Family background

This lady has her mother who is very old and feeble. Her sister and brother do not care for her at all. She has no one and was handed over to our home by a nun who is a teacher of a school.

Goals

Our goal is to train to do the household work and be around the house.

Needs according to his goal

She needs a leg to enable her to walk around the house. She also needs a wheel chair.

Sadun Hasitha Bandara

Date of Birth: 16.03.1996
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

Sadun Hasitha Bandara

Date of Birth: 16.03.1996
Male - Sinhala - Buddhist

This child is mentally handicapped. This child cannot hear and cannot talk. He ears are fested This child cannot understand anything as he cannot hear. He is unable to do his toilet duties and has to be assisted by someone in his work.

Family background

The mother of the child is living but the father has deserted the family and the mother has remarried and she has a little child for the second husband and the uncle does beat him and she is unable to look after the child so she handed over the child over to me.

Goals

Our goal is to train him in his daily duties.

Needs according to his goal

He needs hearing aid for him to hear as he is deaf.