Mrs. Nita Nanavaty - Managing Trustee
Social worker (TISS Mumbai)


Dr.Mrs Pratima Bhattacharjee - Trustee
Clinical psychologist and psychotherapist (PGI,Chandigarh)


Ms.Bhavna Pandya - Project Coordinator
MA Psychology, also a Technical Director Special Olympics.


Dr.Iqbal Hakim- Consultant Psychiatrist
MD Psychiatry



Utthan and its centres are supported by the Core Team and Special Education Teachers.

All the teachers at Utthan hold a Diploma in Special Education. At present the strength of the staff is:

  Special Education teachers 6
  Craft Teachers 2
  Administrative staff 3
  Volunteers 3
  Interns every term 3

Our Patrons

Mr Hiten Vasant
Entrepreneur

Jayeshbhai and Anarben Patel
Manav-Sadhna

Dr.Nitin Shah
Physician