USHAS was founded in 1991 by a group of individuals committed for a cause. It was registered as a Public Charitable Trust; under the Bombay Public Trust Act from August 1993.USHAS provides children with mental disability an opportunity to learn the basic skills needed for living. It empowers them to be more abled and make them capable to be mainstreamed into this society. The basic tenet of USHAS Centre for Exceptional Children is to facilitate in improving their capabilities and make them release their potential and integration.