Beit Sahour: The educational council department in Beit Sahour organized an activity day with the Oasis Center for the Disabled.

08-11-2017  11:12

 

Beit Sahour: The educational council department in Beit Sahour organized an activity day with the Oasis Center for the Disabled.


Beit Sahour – the educational council department organized an activity day for 10th graders in the Latin Patriarchate School in Beit Sahour under the supervision of Ms. Rose Jaraiseh, the social worker, with the cooperation of the Oasis Center for the Disabled in Beit Sahour.


This activity came as a continuation of the 10th grader visit to the center, where they met and gave gifts to the boys and girls, with minor disabilities aged 17 and above in the center.


In Fr. Sleiman Hall in Latin school, Rula Rishmawi; the responsible for the center, presented brief information about the center and the services it provides for the youth. At the end, the youth presented a gift from their handcrafts which they made in the center.


The disabled youth prepared a theatrical work that made their abilities and capability of work visible. They also highlighted that they should be given a chance to demonstrate their talents and to encourage them instead of marginalizing them.


Afterwards, a sport competition was held between the 10th graders and the youth. Also, two of the teaching staff participated in the competitio
n: Ms. Rab’aa Mu’ali, the English teacher and Mr. Yousef Bahnan, the physical education teacher.


This activity emerged from the importance of the integration of the disabled with the students; to get to know them, to identify with their problems and needs, to change the inferior attitude towards them, to believe in their abilities of work and to promote it and develop it.

 

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