10th October is World Mental Health Day and we are excited to invite you to join us. To celebrate the day, we are hosting a conversation between a few of our favourite children’s book lovers. They will be sharing their thoughts on the representation of children with disabilities in children’s literature.

Deepa Balsavar, Children’s book writer and illustrator (The lonely king and queen & Nani’s walk in the park), Sangeeta Bhansali, Founder of Kahani Tree (A magical children’s bookstore), Amrita, Co-Founder of Apni Shala (works with children in schools to build their socio-emotional language), Lubaina Bandukwala,  Author and Curator of Peek-a-Book (children’s literature festival) and our very own Vibha Krishnamurthy,  Developmental Pediatrician & Founder, Ummeed child development center will be our guest speakers engaging in a conversation on

‘Bookish Diversity’.

 Date: 10th Oct’19

Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Venue:  Ummeed Training Facility, 6B – 6C Trust House, Near Global Hospital, Dr E Borges Road Parel, Mumbai 400012          

The event is open for everyone. Please refer to the flyer for further details. In case of any queries and for registration please call 022 6210 2000 or email training@ummeed.org

Looking forward to having you with us.

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