In accordance with the proclamation of the United Nation (UN), International Year of Disabled Persons (IYDP) was observed in 1981 worldwide. The general Assembly also called for a plan of action at international, regional and national levels with emphasizing on equalization of opportunities, rehabilitation and prevention of disabilities. In Nepal too that year different disabled related programs were implemented by the government,forming an International Year of Disabled Persons 1981 National Committee. On the occasion of IYDP, National Disabled Fund was established on 31st December, 1981 by Social Welfare Council (SWC). As a humanitarian organization NDF has been rendering support to persons with Disabilities through implementing meaningful charitable programs focusing on disability rehabilitation, education and livelihood training as well enhancing living condition of Persons with Disabilities (PWDS) for over more than three decades.
NDF will provide required support and services for economic independence and social inclusion of PWDS.
NDF mission is to continue to ensure equality in every sectors of development of People with Disabilities through increased access to rehabilitation services, education, employment and inclusiveness society.
The goal of NDF is to provide quality rehabilitation service for the betterment of Persons with Disabilities.
To ensure quality rehabilitation service for Persons with Disabilities by providing physiotherapy, occupational therapy and assistive device.
To support on education, skill development and livelihood of Persons with Disabilities
To honor deserving and talented Persons with Disabilities.