Regional Centre, Janla


Ayjnishd(D), Regional Centre,Janla, Odisha

About AYJNISHD (Divyangjan), Regional Centre, Janla, Odisha

Ayjnishd (Divyangjan), Regional Centre, Janla, Odisha was established in the year 1986 by the then AYJNIHH, Mumbai and the then CD RR Department, Government of Odisha.It was then named as Training Centre for the Teachers of the Deaf and it started functioning at S. I. R. D. Campus, Unit-VIII, Bhubaneswar-751012. The Government of Odisha provided five acres of land in the year 1999 at Ogalpada, Janla in the district of Khordha, just 14 kilometers away from Bhubaneswar within the jurisdiction of Bhubaneswar Development Authority to establish its own campus.It was 2008 when the centre was shifted to its own building at Janla. Now the centre is renamed as Ayjnishd (D) Regional Centre, Janla.

Our Objectives And Services

Manpower Development:Various Courses such as Diploma in Education – Special Education (Hearing Impairment) in short-D. Ed. Spl. Ed. (HI), Diploma in Hearing, Language and Speech (D. H. L. S.); B. Ed. Spl. Ed (HI) are conducted by the centre for various aspects of rehabilitation of persons with speech and hearing disabilities. The courses are recognised by Rehabilitation Council of India, New Delhi.

Clinical Services

Audiometry, Immittance, OAE,* Hearing Aid Prescription, Hearing Aid Analysis (Computerised), Hearing Aid Servicing Repairing, Hearing Aid programming and Fitting,* Custom Ear Mould Making,* Auditory Training, * Counselling, Follow-Up Services and  Referral Services.

  • ENT Srevices and Referals
  • Speech Assessment and Referal Services
  • Psychological Evaluation and Educational Guidance services


Research studies in the areas of intervention, early childhood inclusive education of children with hearing impairment are being carried out in the centre.

Outreach Community Programme

Identification and intervention of speech and hearing disabilities, hearing aid fitment and educational counselling services are being rendered and evolved with emerging needs.

Collaborative Services

Audiological Evaluation, Hearing Aids Fitment and Educational Counselling services are also rendered at remote villages of the state of Odisha in collaboration with RBSK, NHM, Odisha and many other NGOs.

Material Development

Educative materials for public, parents, teachers and all allied professionnals are prepared in odia language to diseminate the services of AYJNISHD in Odisha.

Early Childhood and Preschool Education Services fors peech and hearing disabilities

Support Services for Children with hearing impairment at Regular Schools:

Short-Term Activities Services

Research in Disabilities for Post Graduate students of Universities of Odisha, Career in Special Education for Students of +2 and +3 level of different Colleges and Orientation to DIET Master Trainers, Trainees of Institutes of Journalism Mass Education, Anganwadi Workers, Parents, Heads of Schools and Govt. officials and Orientaion on Indian Sign Language to Teachers of Regular Schools.

Services on Scheme of Aids Appliance to Persons with Disabilities (ADIP)

Different categories of Hearing Aids selected on a rate contract basis by the Ministry of Social Justice Empowerment, Govt. of India are distributed to the persons with hearing impairment in the Centre as well as in camps through clinical services.

Disability Information Line (DIL) Services

Information on Hearing disability, Orthopaedic disability, Visual impairment, Intellectual disability and multiple disability are provided through IVRS mode.

Faculty Details

Sr. No. Name Designation Qualification Experience
1 LanuWanboyAimol Lecturer (Speech Hearing) MASLP 11 Years

Staff Details:(In Permanent Capacity)

Sr. No. Name of Staff Designation Qualification Experience
1 Braja Kishore Dash E.S.A. (Psy) M.A.(Psy),B.Ed. (Deaf) 28Years
2 Chandra Chud P. Panigrahi A SLP MASLP 26 Years
3 Amitabh Jena A SLP MASLP 16 Years
4 Reena sahu Pre School Teacher M. A (Edn), 17 Years
5 Biswamitra Mishra Earmould Technician M. A (Hist), BEDSEHI, DHLS 17 Years
6 Amareswar Mishra L. D. C B. Comm. 28 Years
7 Pramod kumar Dalai MTS +2 Arts 30 Years

Staff Details (On Contract)

Sr. No. Name of Staff Designation Qualification Experience
1 Hadibandhu Pattnaik L. D. C B. A., D. Ed (Deaf) 19 Years

Staff Details: (On Outsourcing)

Sr. No. Name of Staff Designation Qualification Experience
1 Swarnalata Panda Consultant Lecturer in Special Education M.A(DE), M.Ed(HI), PhD (Education) 30 Years
2 Debasisha Patra DIL Assistant B. A., BLIS, DHLS 14 Years
3 Puspanjali Dash ECE Aayaa B. A. 11 Years
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