RIYADH| SAUDI ARABIA – Two organizations from the Saudi Arabia and UAE have joined forces to launch a media project in support of People of Determination on social media platforms.
The Zayed Higher Organisation for People of Determination and the King Salman Centre for Disability Research Sunday announced the campaign, ‘To Be Closer To You’, aims to active dialogue between family members, and educate all sectors of society on the services and support provided to disable in both countries.
The initiative will host experts and professionals from both countries who are experienced in providing scientific and practical advice to People of Determination and their families. Inquiries and questions relating to the topics presented will be announced before each session.
The session will tackle a wide range of topics such as how to build a more positive home environment, problems facing families, solutions and strategies implemented, and examples of the daily routine of those with disabilities. Sessions will include live broadcasting and a sharing feature. Videoconferencing in light of the current situation will also be available.
Abdullah Abdul-Ali Al Humaidan, Secretary – General of Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination, stated that the project will also see the exchange of experience between the two organizations, the development of disability – based research, and the establishment of joint research projects.
For her part, Dr. Ola Mohy Al-Din Abu Sukkar, Executive Director and General Director of Research and Training at the King Salman Centre, said that the launch of the initiative ‘is bases on our belief in the role of the family in supporting their diabled sons daughters’.
Those interested can join the session using the handles @zhocare and @kscdr on social media sited, including Instagram and Twitter.