Asha Niketan – FMR India is an affiliated member of L’Arche, an International Federation of communities throughout the world where people with intellectual disabilities (core members) and those who share their lives (assistants), live committed……. Read More
L’Arche is an international federation of communities where people with and without intellectual disabilities live and work together. Communities offer people with intellectual disability a home where they will be valued and respected, their gifts…. Read More
Jean Vanier, a Canadian, was born in 1928. After serving in the British and then Canadian navy, he left to study Philosophy and Theology in France. He taught Philosophy taught for a while. In 1964, in Trosly-Breuil (France) along with this spiritual guide……. Read More
We take pleasure in introducing ourselves as “FMR India Asha Niketan – Kolkata”, serving people with mental disabilities.
Asha Niketan, Kolkata was founded in 1973 by Fellowship with Mentally Retarded (India), a Society registered under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act, 1960. It is affiliated to L’Arche International having its headquarter in France.
Our organization is registered with the Government of West Bengal, under the Persons with disability (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full participation) Act, 1995.