Welcome to JJCDR!
The JJCDR is the only centre providing prosthetic, orthotic devices and orthopaedic services in Jaffna Peninsula for over two decades. Also the centre provides mobility devices, physiotherapy services, micro credit loans and student educational grants to the differently abled in our midst. Its mission is to reach out to people with limb-loss / physical disabilities and empower them through a total rehabilitation programme to restore their dignity, rights and recognitions.
Almost 2000 clients are currently registered at the JJCDR. They have a variety of mobility impairments such as limb-loss, polio, clubfoot, leprosy, cerebral palsy, stroke, congenital deformities etc.
Almost three-quarter of the clients are landmine/UXO victims and war wounded.The JJCDR is registered as a voluntary social service organization with the registration of Non-Governmental organization under Regd. No. L 25716
World cerebral palsy day Oct 6
World cerebral palsy day is commemorated annually across the world on Oct 6. To commemorate that day , JJCDR has arranged special events for…
Discussion on Sustainability
A special discussion was held at the JJCDR in connection with the sustainability of the Centre. Mr.Selvin Ireneuss,Former Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Rehabilitation, North…