2018, Vol. 3 Issue 2, Part H
A survey on sports infrastructural facilities in the hearing impaired institutions for the children with hearing impairment in Kolkata
AUTHOR(S): Abhisek Chakraborty
Sports are necessary for the growth of a healthy mind and body for everyone especially special learner like children with hearing impairment. Therefore the purpose of the study was to make a survey of the existing sports infrastructural facilities in the Hearing impaired institutions in Kolkata. This research identifies existing sporting opportunities for children with hearing impairment. Eight hearing impaired institutions were selected for this study and Random sampling technique was adopted for this study. A self prepared questionnaire was used to collect the data. After collection of data, various items of the questionnaire were analyses using simple percentages technique and graphical representation. The main findings of the research it was concluded that very few hearing impaired institutions having sports hall, facilities like hard court, grass areas, assembly, shower not so good. Institutions give priority occasionally for group competition of games and children with hearing impairment have maximum involvement in the Athletics, Basketball, Badminton, Weight training, Dance and Small areas games. Overall there is a paucity of current provision in many areas. The quality of institutions much of the current provision and the resources available can also vary immensely with several factors.
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How to cite this article:
Abhisek Chakraborty. A survey on sports infrastructural facilities in the hearing impaired institutions for the children with hearing impairment in Kolkata. Int J Yogic Hum Mov Sports Sciences 2018;3(2):468-472.