Hubli Rehabilitation and Training Unit

Hubli Hospital for the Handicapped Rehabilitation & Training Unit provides work for people with all kinds of disabilities, in sewing, block and screen printing, paper and wood carving sections. Some people work at home and are now it is a familiar sight to see men and women with severe physical disabilities getting on and off the bus outside the hospital with back packs loaded up with their work for the next couple of weeks.

NameHubli Hospital for the Handicapped Rehabilitation & Training Unit
Location in IndiaHubli, Karnataka
Type of groupRehabilitation and training unit
Type of craftBlock and screen printing, sewing, wood carving, card making,
Productssoft toys, kitchen and table linen, greetings cards, wooden desk items, games, bags, purses
No of women18
No of men29
Leprosy affected10
Family members of people affected by leprosy0
Other disabilities23
Fair Trade affiliationsNil