Okhla Crafts Centre

 

The Society has been running a Craft Centre since its inception to motivate young girls and women for  developing  their ability  to learn different  skills such as Tailoring and Dress Making and Textile Designing leading  to generation of  additional income in the family . This activity has attracted the neighboring girls and women as it proved beneficial for them in terms of earning and gaining self- confidence.

The Craft Centre has three sections:- 


A-   Tailoring course:-  Tailoring course which includes cutting, stitching, over – locking, etc. Some  of them  have also learnt the skill of machine embroidery. Currently, to meet the demand, the Craft classes are run in two  shifts- (a) Morning Shift and (B) Evening Shift.

(a) Morning Shift:- During  2015-16, 20 students have been  enrolled   and      have successfully completed the course assigned for one year

(b) Evening Shift:- During 2015-16, 15 students (girls and women) was enrolled  and have completed the course assigned for one year.


B-      Special Course:-  Special course for Tailoring and Textile Designing for one year duration.

          (a)- Tailoring Course:-  20 students have been  enrolled and  completed their terms successfully.

          (b)- Textile Course:-   04 students  have been enrolled  and completed  their terms successfully.

          (c)– Beautician Course:- A new course in Beauty Culture is started by the Society in session-2006-2007, 40 students have been enrolled and completed their terms successfully.

All the  students/ trainees were prepared to undergo the examination and  certificates had been awarded to  successful candidates.


C-      Creche Unit:-
During the current session  30 children have been  enrolled. Children are taught through Kindergarten method.