The patients are examined and diagnosed in the assessment clinic and are referred to this unit for speech therapy services. The speech and hearing unit of ASRA provides services to the persons with hearing impairments. The hearing evaluation or hearing test is done in coordination with National Institute of Hearing Handicapped (NIHH), working under the Government of India. At the early stage of life also, the hearing problems can be treated and rehabilitated by fitting a hearing aid to hearing impaired persons. ASRA is also providing aids to the persons with hearing impairment through NIHH, free of cost. So far 479 cases have been registered and treated in the Speech Therapy Unit of ASRA.
The details of patients who were provided services in Speech & Hearing unit during last three years is as follows:-