Report from Malaysia – Report & Activities Jan-May 2009

Report from Malaysia

Report & Activities Jan-May 2009
Society of Independent Living Selangor
Of Beautiful Gate Foundation For The Disabled

A. Activities
1. Hospital Visitation & Peer Counseling

Date Name Disabilities Caused
25/03/09 L Amputee Industrial Accident
15/04/09 S Spinal Injury Industrial Accident
13/05/09 M Spinal Injury Traffic Accident

2. Attending Meetings & Activities
19/5/09 KTM train LIFT LAUNCHING in Subang station

3. Volunteer training
April 19th telematch with disabled
May 1-3 VOLUNTEER TRAINING

4. Receive Visitor
25/2/2009 JICA

5. Organised IL Seminars and Workshops
Feb 28 invited by Welfare Department to talk on IL for staffs from CBR
centre March 30, organised IL seminar for PWDs in kuching = 22persons
April 4th, organized IL seminar for PWDs in sibu = 31 persons
August10-13th, will organised Peer Counseling workshop in Beautiful Gate
Seremban Centre, still looking for funding

B. Weekly Independent Living Program
Received Funding of RM 14,000 (382,363.06 JPY) from Welfare Department to
run IL Program. Details of Trainers: No Name Gender
Disabilities 1 Hee Yong Wah Male Quadriplegic 2 Seow
Boon Chan Male Quadriplegic 3 Yeoh Kee Soon Male
Muscular Dystrophy 4 Chan Ming Lai Male Cerebral Palsy

Details of trainees group I : Every Tuesday, 2pm-4pm
No Name Gender Disabilities
1 T.Y Male Quadriplegic
2 A.P Male Cerebral Palsy
3 L.E Female Unknown
4 L.H Female Polio
5 N.K Female Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Details of trainees group II : Every Wednesday, 10am-12pm
No Name Gender Disabilities
1 O.S Male Spinal
2 L.S Female Spinocerebellar Atrophy
3 B.P Male Spinal
4 N.K Female Spinal Muscular Atrophy
5 T.L Female Cerebral Palsy
6 P.Y Female Cerebral Palsy
7 T.N Male Cerebral Palsy

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