Meet some of our children!

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Manikandan. 17. He has two younger sisters and he came to Ashia in 2004. He was deaf and dumb. He has a mild category mental retardation. He could not do anything when he came to Ashia but now he can do all life health skills like dressing, toileting, etc. He can only be taught through actions. He can draw shapes. He can hear a very small amount now. His mother is a tea worker. She and her sister are both wives of his father.