Ngoenga school is the one and only kind of special school for Tibetan community in exile directly run and managed by Tibetan Voluntary Health Association, through Department of Health, Central Tibetan Administration, Dharamsala. It renders rehabilitation and residential center catering mainly to the young physically and mentally challenged Tibetan refugees staying in India, Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet.

In 1997 His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama expressed his benevolent desire to establish a school for Tibetan children with special needs.The Department of Health with the seed money from His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Men-Tsee-Khang (Tibetan Medical & Astro. Institute) established Ngoenga School for Tibetan Children with special needs with 26 students.The school’s name “Ngoenga” meaning extremely happy or joyous with sight was conferred by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

Today Ngoenga School has 50 students with ranges of disabilities from Autism, Dyslexia, Epilepsy, Polio, Down syndrome, Mental retardation and Cerebral Palsy. They attend classes daily on the attractive campus. The Director leads the staffs that include Headmistress, Physiotherapist, Head parent, Nurse, Special Educator, Home Parents, Administrative and other staffs. Also volunteers contribute a lot in the development of school.

Education

Based on the ability of children, the classes have been arranged. At present, we have seven classes for children who have mental and behavior disabilities, children with the most profound disabilities....

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Health

Our Physiotherapy unit comprises of two physiotherapist and an assistant. They work with the basic principle of respecting and empowering the child by focusing on the maximum recovery of children....

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Welfare

We have five homes with ten children in each home and these children are looked after by two foster parents. In each home, they have a tape recorder to play music as autistic children love it .....

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Job Vacancy for Teacher 2018

Teacher Job Vacancy

Physiotherapy Job Vacancy 2018

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Health Kalon Visits Ngoenga School
  • May 25, 2018

Health Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk visited Ngoenga School on May 19 accompanied by Project Officer Ms Tenzin Kunsang and Substance abuse coordinator Mr Tenzin Sonam from Department of Health, CTA. Health Kalon was on aweek-long official tour to Dehradun. He visited … Continued

Community Based Rehabilitation Training for Nurses and Staffs
  • August 4, 2017

Department of Health organized a ten day training on Community Based Rehabilitation for nurses and staff on 19th – 29th July 2017 at Raphael, Dehradun. Total 12 participants attended the training and participants are from Ngoenga School and Primary Health … Continued

Workshop for Teachers at Ngoenga School
  • April 26, 2016

On 28 and 29 April 2016, Mrs. Nora staffenael, a certified social worker with specialty in psychotherapy from United States visited Ngoenga School for special children where she took two days training session on dealing with loss and stress reduction … Continued

New Director at Ngoenga School
  • February 12, 2014

  On 5 February 2014, Mr. Sonam Yougyal took charge from Mr. Karma Dhargyal as New Director of Ngoenga School for Tibetan Children with Special Needs based at Dehradun. He was transferred from Menlha Hospital, Phuntsokling Tibetan settlement, Odisha where … Continued

Volunteer

Be a Volunteer

Volunteering is sharing your time , skills, knowledge and effort to help our Ngoenga children.

  • Physiotherapists
  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Special Need Education Teacher
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Massage Therapist
  • Speech Therapists
  • Psychiatrist
  • Specialist on disability or MR Children.

Your Volunteering will be meaningful and helpful. Please apply to the Secretary, Department of Health /Tibetan Voluntary Health Association, CTA Dharamsala or the Director of Ngoenga School by completing the Volunteer Application Form.

You can also volunteer in your own country either as an individual or form a group to organize and execute fundraising events.

Sponsor

Be a Sponsor

Donations made to the TVHA are tax deductible under section 80-G of Indian Tax Act of 1961 subject to the limits prescribed in the law. Donations can be also tax deductible in the USA when made through the Tibet Fund, 241 East, 32nd street, New York, NY 10016, USA. Our foreign contribution registration number is 182450016 dated 29th April 1985.

You can sponsor the entire cost or a portion of the cost of one child’s stay at Ngoenga School for one month, six months or one year.However, you may also choose to sponsor any amount. We only ask that you will not direct your sponsorship to any specific child as the length of stay for each child would be dependent on the gravity and nature of his/her problem and the financial situation of the family.

Payment Methods

Thank you for your interest in donating to Ngoenga School. Your generosity enables us to continue providing assistance to the disabled. Please make donation by cheque/bank draft/IMO payable to Tibetans Voluntary Health Association towards any of the projects mentioned in Specimen letter from Donors.

SWIFT CODE – UCBAINBB238
PAN – AAATT1509K
TAN – PTLT10935B
IFSC – UCBA0002059

Bank Details
A/c Holder – TVHA(Tibetan Voluntary Health Association)
A/c Number – 11510100000519
UCO Bank, CTS
Gangchen Kyishong
Dharamsala-176215
Distt. Kangra (H.P), INDIA
Email- health@tibet.net, ngoenga@tibet.net, ngoengasection@tibet.net
Website- Health Deppt, CTA, Ngoenga School

Donor

Be a Donor

Donations made to the TVHA are tax deductible under section 80-G of Indian Tax Act of 1961 subject to the limits prescribed in the law. Donations can be also tax deductible in the USA when made through the Tibet Fund, 241 East, 32nd street, New York, NY 10016, USA. Our foreign contribution registration number is 182450016 dated 29th April 1985. You can help us to sustain our development program and to be able to introduce more beneficial and relevant therapies at Ngoenga School. We appreciate any amount of donation which will be used 100% to help us help the children with special needs.

Payment Methods

Thank you for your interest in donating to Ngoenga School. Your generosity enables us to continue providing assistance to the disabled. Please make donation by cheque/bank draft/IMO payable to Tibetans Voluntary Health Association towards any of the projects mentioned in Specimen letter from Donors.

SWIFT CODE – UCBAINBB238
PAN – AAATT1509K
TAN – PTLT10935B
IFSC – UCBA0002059

Bank Details
A/c Holder – TVHA(Tibetan Voluntary Health Association)
A/c Number – 11510100000519
UCO Bank, CTS
Gangchen Kyishong
Dharamsala-17621
Distt. Kangra (H.P), INDIA
Email- health@tibet.net, ngoenga@tibet.net, ngoengasection@tibet.net
Website- Health Deppt, CTA, Ngoenga School