HIstory,


HIstory

The Montfort Brothers arrived in India 100 years ago. They had their origins in France more than 300 years ago. They are dedicated to the cause of children and youth through education and training, especially for the poor and disadvantaged children. In Europe, in the 18th and 19th Centuries they pioneered the education and training of differently abled children especially those with hearing impairment.

In India the Brothers work through 170 Institutions spread across the whole country. They impart training and education to children and youth through these institutions many of which are situated in the very remote corners of the country.

In Andhra Pradesh the Brothers have 31 establishments that include; Schools and Colleges to provide Education, Vocational Training Centres that provide livelihood – skill training for disadvantaged and differently abled children, tribal and slum development programs, homes for orphan and street children, home for destitute aged persons etc. Some of these are acknowledged centers of excellence in their own fields, serving the people of this State in the development of the people of Andhra Pradesh.