SUKKUR: (12th Sep 2018)
SUKKUR: (12th Sep 2018) Pakistan US. Alumni Network (PUAN) chapter Sukkur in collaboration of NDF & BISP organized one Day seminar in Sukkur under theme “Rehabilitation of Children with Intellectual Disability is need of Hour”. The Seminar presided by Mr. Sajid Balouch Director General Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Islamabad. Mr. Sajid Balouch said that BISP has developed collaboration with NDF to support the cause, the BISP has data of such children having mental issues in province Sindh. The cause is very difficult but NDF dedication is higher than difficulty, BISP has joined hands to be part of the cause. You (The Community) should stand with us to support the cause to reduce vulnerability of these children. No health with mental health, mentally challenged children has the right of proper care & rehabilitation services. There is big number of such children having mental health disorders, BISP shows its commitment to address mental health disorders among BISP beneficiaries children through Rehabilitation services. Earlier Mr. Abid Lashari introduced PUAN Sukkur chapter & its dimensions for community services, he further told that NDF has collaboration with BISP to bring more children for rehabilitation services to reduce miseries of BISP beneficiaries Mothers. He said that the rehabilitation is kind of treatment for mental health to reduce their obstacles because of their disability & deformity. NDF has established one center in Nawabshah to provide rehabilitation services for children having intellectual disability (mental disability). The center has facility of Boarding & Day care for 200 children, the people from Sukkur are encouraged to refer children there. Mr. Avais Memon from Verge Systems Hyderabad offered its services to NDF to manage NDF-BISP beneficiaries data base through MIS Verge Systems, Mr. Sajid Balouch encouraged the initiative & said the technology assures transparency. Mr. Sarfraz Korejo from PUAN Sukkur, Mr. Nabi Bux Shar from SDWA Khairpur, Mr. Shahnawaz Kandhro from Mazoor Itehad Sukkur & Mr. Anwar Ali Mahar from NARI Foundation also spoke on the occasion.