Psycho Educational Society (PES) was established with an objective to meet education and health care needs of underprivileged rural children and women. The main aim of the organisation is to uplift the rural population by providing basic education and to create awareness among women on family welfare, health education and personal hygiene.
Their activities include:
School: PES runs a school to provide education to underprivileged children. The school is registered with and recognized by UP Board of Education. It offers primary education programs starting from lower kindergarten to 8th grade for boys and girls belonging to less privileged sections of the village of Barauli and its neighbourhood students. Students who passed out 8th standard are admitted to another wing of the school for 9th & 10th and complete the school education in the same school. Till date nearly 500 students have successfully completed 8th grade. Health check-up of all students are also conducted at the beginning of the academic year. The children also receive computer education as part of their regular teaching program. An extended school building is also under construction to accommodate additional students and provide a more comfortable learning environment.
Adult education: The adult’s education classes are also conducted to make the rural population to aware about their rights and duties and their place in the society. Education about blind beliefs and bad effects on their life are taught which improve their mental health. They have realized the importance of education for career development of their children. The classes also cover topics such as their rights and duties, healthy hygiene practices, etc.
Vocational training: Vocational training courses in tailoring, embroidery, knitting and handicrafts is also being imparted to women and girls along with their formal education, to enable them to supplement their household income. These programs are offered everyday / once in a week after school working hours. Till date 110 village women have benefited by these programs.
Computer literacy: Training in computer literacy is encouraged for other villagers by allowing access to the computer facilities. More than 100 boys and girls of the village have become computer literate by making use of these facilities.
Income Rs37 lac
Expense Rs35 lac
Source : Audit Report 2015
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