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Forhex was established 10 years back as a small group of Rajasthan Handicrafts exporters. Since then it has grown into a widely recognized and respected association of National & International level bodies. Forhex awards are given every year in nine categories. This year award for the best craft work done by a mentally or physically challenged person has gone to Charu Taneja, a student of Disha. The award was given to her for showing exceptional talent and perseverance in creating a unique bed cover with patch work and applique work.



In the current year the State Bank of India (SBI) (NRI Branch) organized various painting competitions for the special and mainstream school children. Children from Disha participated in the same. Seven of them were felicitated for the exceptional efforts in creating beautiful art forms which took shape in the creation of marvelous paintings.
Chandni, Aditya, Sunny and Anurag won a cash prize of Rs. 5000/- Avin , Nishant and Komal won a cash prizes of Rs. 1000/- each.



Executive Director of Disha Ms. Rainu Singh received an award from the Education Minister Sh. Brij Kishore Sharma (organized by KB Foundation, Ajmer) on the occasion of World Disability Day on December 3rd 2011.

Awards :

  • State Award for outstanding work in the field of rehabilitation from the Govt. Of Raj in 2000.
  • FORHEX Award for Best Institute Promoting Creativity in Physically/Mentally Challenged Children in 2005.
  • FORHEX Award for Best Institute Promoting Creativity in Physically/Mentally Challenged Children in 2009.
  • Jaipur Footprints – The largest media seminar in India in 2009.
  • Participation award in MNIT Sports Festival at Malviya National Institute of technology, Jaipur.
  • Appreciation award by Special Olympics Bharat (India) in 2006.
  • State level National Children Painting Competition Award by Indian Council for Children Welfare Rajasthan in 2012.
  • Participation award by Birla Institute of Technology in 2013.
  • Drama Awards "Ghandhi Utsav" , Bal Bhavan, Jaipur in 2013.
  • Best Short Play Award , Bal Bhavan Jaipur in 2014.
  • Participation Award by Mountaineering & adventure Institute of Raj.
  • Jairangam Theatre Festival second runner up in 2014
  • Participation award in JUNOON 2016, NSS, BITS, PILANI

Achievement in International Sports :

  • Representation in World Summer Special Olympics, Los Angeles, won 3 Bronze medals for roller skating and Volleyball in 2015
  • Representation in Asia Pacific Regional Common Wealth Games, Australia bagged 1 Gold, two Silver & two Bronze medals for Boccee and badminton in 2013.
  • Representation in World Summer Special Olympics, Athens, bagged Gold, Silver and Bronze medals for roller skating in 2011.

Accreditation/ Recognition/ Affiliation:

  • Recognition by Social Welfare Department, Govt of Rajasthan in 1998.
  • Accredited by the National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) for OBE academic program in 2002.
  • Affiliated to & is recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (A body created by the Govt. of India for monitoring all organizations working for the rehabilitation of the Disabled).
  • Affiliated and recognized by the National Trust (for the Welfare of Persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation & Multiple Disabilities, a Statutory Body under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India).
  • Permanent affiliation with University of Rajasthan (B.Ed. in Special Education -Mental Retardation).
  • Accreditation with Credibility Alliance for good governance and transparency in financial matters in voluntary sector from 2011.
  • Partners with Give India Foundation (It provides a platform for individuals and not-for-profit organizations to come together for mutual benefit and online donation) from 2013 onwards.
  • Empanelment with TATA CSR Hub.
  • Accredited with Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) is a registered charity which provides services which are both financial and charitable.