COMMUNITY CENTER

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Our Community Center was established in order to raise public awareness, increase acceptance of children with special needs and ASDs, and educate the importance of early detection and early intervention. Our contribution includes community education to hospitals, nurseries, and schools and the participation in national and international awareness events. CEIMC and CLEMC have implemented Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as part of our corporate self-regulation and is a voluntary, structured plan undertaken by CEIMC and CLEMC staff and management to enable us to operate in an economic, social and environmentally sustainable manner. Our aim is to embrace responsibility for our actions and encourage a positive impact through our activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities and all other members of the public sphere who may also be considered as stakeholders.Our focus areas are

  • Raising Public Awareness
  • Encouraging the engagement of parents in educational activities
  • Supporting the inclusion of children in the community and mainstream schools
  • Providing a platform for professional development in the region

 

Our contributions include

  • Quarterly Activities for Children
  • Parent Support Group Meetings
  • Parents Workshops and Educational Activities
  • Annual Autism Around the World Conference
  • Annual Teacher Day Conference
  • Annual Autism Gala Dinner on World Autism Day (April 2)
  • Annual Walk for Autism in April

 

Hospital, nurseries, and school education through awareness presentations and the participation in national and international awareness events.

One of our signature events, the Autism Around the World Conference, is held each year as an opportunity to showcase the latest research and development techniques in intervention, education, behavior modification, communication, sensory integration, and other key issues through a faculty of internationally renowned experts. Our ultimate goal is to empower family members, individuals on the spectrum, and professionals to make informed decisions in regards to day to day life events that affect children with autism.

We are also proud organizers of the Walk for Autism, an annual event organized during the month of April (Autism Awareness Month), in collaboration with many national, private and government entities. This annual walk creates a fantastic opportunity to promote and encourage integration and the acceptance of ASDs in the community. It also provides an opportunity to educate the public on the red flags and early signs of Autism.