Workshop on the Early Intervention for Disabled Families.”
On Tuesday 15th June 2010, was opened the “Workshop on the Early Intervention for Disabled Families.” The national workshop was organized by the Syrian Special Olympics Committee's and collaboration with the Studies Centre for Handicapped Research (SCHR), Salamieh.
The workshop took place in Al Rajaa society in Hama,
The workshop aims to empower disabled families by Early Intervention programs, developing, organizing and sharing.
The Workshop was attended by more than 160 participants from all Syrian governorates.
The opening session of the workshop was by disabled "Down Syndrome"
She welcomed with the families from all Syrian
governorates, and thanked the organizing committee in Syrian Special
Olympics on this initiative to support and promote the families of
persons with disabilities.
Dr. Souad Al Jundi presented the importance of Early
Intervention and the importance of cooperation between specialists,
associations and families in the follow-up and monitoring of children
The first group have been addressed the category of
children with intellectual disabilities from age of 0 to 3 years, the
second and three group from age of 4-7 years
Dr. Souad Al-Jundi presented at the end of the workshop a summary of the main proposals and the outcomes of the workshop.
The workshop was made even more successful through speakers and participants, the active participation and involvement in the presentations, discussions and feedback.
Finally, the participants expressed their gratitude to the Syrian Special Olympics and organizer for hosting the workshop and the excellent arrangements made for the meeting.