Yearly Archives: 2011

Students of Taarana display talent through concert

After just 6 months of following a special curriculum, students from Taarana, a centre for children with special education needs set up by Vijayaratnam Foundation, put up a grand show for parents and guests at the Theatrette Auditorium of HELP University College. The children, aged 6 to twelve impressed the audience with a total of 11 performances that included a fashion show, several dance more »


Affordable special needs schools in short supply

SIX months ago, a Taarana pupil who could only crawl had to be taught to walk. Another child was enrolled at the special needs school fresh from a bad experience at a private school. Taarana, which opened in June, is the first affordable special needs school in the country. Recently, Taarana’s 30 children took to the stage in a concert at HELP University College’s theatrette.The children, more »


Special Night By Taarana

Petaling Jaya, September 23, 2011 – Children from Taarana, School for Children with Learning Disabilities proved that they can rule the catwalk just as confidently as any ramp model in a recent fashion show held in PJ Civic Centre, during the 1MINE (1 Malaysia Indian Network of Entrepreneurs) Charity Dinner. Taarana was nominated as one the three (3) recipients for the charity drive this more »