About Us

About Us

We at Akshadhaa Foundation are aiming to create a meaningful learning environment in order to propel the child towards an independent life. The curriculum design is such that the child gathers the necessary life skills and attains capability to pursue a Vocation of Choice.

Our Mission

At Akshadhaa we believe that every Human Being has a right to contribute and make a positive influence to its surroundings. This is also applicable for all the children. And so at Akshadhaa we work with children and young adults with diversified needs, enabling them to address their own primary needs, to be cognizant of their surroundings and then depending on their capability make them acquire a set of technical and vocational work skill which will enable them to live a life of dignified contentment.

Akshadhaa Foundation is working to address the needs of the children with Developmental delays, Speech & Language Difficulty, Downs syndrome, Intellectual Disability and Autism to supplement them in the targeted areas which make learning effective.

Our Vision

  • To provide children and young adults with Autism and other developmental challenges, the opportunities and the means to create better lives for themselves and their families.
  • To be an enabler to achieve maximum independence, accomplished through a safe and quality program of meaningful education leading to specific lifetime goals, therapeutic recreation and to ensure that all affected can reach their full potential.in a year round barrier- free environment.
  • To work innovatively and relentlessly on the aspect of diversity and inclusion of the affected.

Management Team

Sumana Dutta

Founder Executive Director

The Founder Managing Trustee of the non profit trust named Akshadhaa Foundation which is working for last 9 years towards rehabilitation for population with autism and intellectual disabilities from age group of 3 years to 18 + and above providing therapeutic intervention, comprehensive school program and vocational skill training.

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Anirban Dutta


Anirban is a Mechanical Engineer and a Fulbright Fellow with a stint at the Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business. He has been in the top talents in his long stint in Volvo and was in the Volvo Top 75 in the Asian Organisation. Anirban’s passion is with Social Enterprises, and he has been instrumental in enabling to start initiatives ...

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Governing Council Members

Mr. H A Nagaraj Rao

Managing Director (Retd.) Karnataka Silk Marketing Board

Mr. G V Gopala Rao

IRS (R), (Former Chief Commissioner of Income Tax), Director – Tax Advisory, Fox Mandal & Associates, Bangalore.

Dr. Satheesh Gangadharan

Consultant Psychiatrist Leicestershire Partnership
NHS Trust Royal College of Psychiatrists Leicester, England, UK

Sathya Prasad T

Legal, Corporate Compliance and Insolvency Professional Fox Mandal & Associates

Dr. Samina F. Zamindar

MS, DO (Ophth), CPQIH (Adv)
Chief Medical Director of Zamindar Microsurgical Eye Centre Bangalore (ZMEC).

The Executive Team

Children and young adults got direct hands-on therapy and intervention
Got trained through Train the trainer program 5000+ people's lives are touched through community sensitization
Corporate volunteering engagement
Parents benefited through training & empowerment
Professional trainer & consultants

Akshadhaa foundation

Pioneering a unique and meaningful learning environment that propels the child towards an independent life.