Tamana is a non-profit voluntary organisation created with the purpose of helping the cause of the cognitively impaired, the intellectually challenged and the autistic. To provide for the welfare and rehabilitation of children born without normal faculties, Tamana offers an individual educational programme for every student, aimed at social and economic independence, which incorporates special education, regular academic programme, therapeutic interventions and vocational training.
Recognised by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India, Tamana works towards holistic development of the specially abled individuals so that they are able to live an independent and meaningful life. Tamana's contribution in the field of disability was recognised by the United Nations, which granted it Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). The organisation received the National Award for Child welfare in 2006 by the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India.