ONE DAY PROGRAMME -- DAY OUT FOR THE CHILDREN IN THE SPECIAL EDUCATION UNIT IN THE
CENTRAL PROVINCE WITH THE TEACHERS AND THE PARENTS. DATE - 29TH DECEMBER 2009.
Objective of the program
- To build up a caring community for the Children with special needs.
- To form an Association for the parents having children with special needs.
Children with special needs along with their parents from 4 schools gathered at
Kingwood College, Kandy and proceeded to Bellwood Cultural Centre of National Youth
Receiving the Children and the parents by the staff and the trainees at the cultural centre.
After serving refreshments. children were taken to various sections where different
musical instruments were placed and allowed them to get the experience of many musical
instruments, they were allowed to move freely and were given the opportunity to show
their talents, singing and dancing.
Parents themselves formed an association to have a common platform to address the
needs of the children.
We need to continue the programme with the assistance and collaborations from
other similar organizations in the world.