Because the world celebrates the Cerebral Palsy day on October 8, a non-governmental organisation, JKS Dwelling for Particular Wants/JKS Centre for Particular Wants, is organising a 5-kilometre stroll for the victims.
The founding father of the NGO, Nifemi Seun Ajileye, mentioned there can be the necessity to stroll the discuss addressing the wants of the individuals with this incapacity.
The organisation subsequently urged residents of Abuja to assist paint the city inexperienced for youngsters/individuals residing with cerebral palsy on at the present time by strolling the discuss within the metropolis.
The stroll, which can kick off from the NGO centre at Section 4 in Kubwa, will see contributors going by way of to Federal Housing then again to base by way of Section 3 additionally in Kubwa, a distance of about 5 kilometers, all in all.
Ajileye mentioned cerebral palsy stays the most typical lifelong motor incapacity on the earth and as such there was must give attention to it and discover a strategy to redress the state of affairs.
In line with her, the house known as JKS Dwelling for Particular Wants the place it caters for youngsters with disabilities resembling Autism Spectrum dysfunction, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, and different mental disabilities who’re orphans, deserted even by their mother and father.
Amongst these being attended to by the house embody kids with disabilities who’re from low earnings houses and might barely feed, the weak who’re subjected to rape and abuse.
“We accommodate these children, present therapeutic helps for them, present medical, psychosocial and academic helps in addition to expertise acquisition coaching. We work in the direction of these kids’s independence and to the glory of God now we have recorded nice enhancements,” she mentioned.
Mrs. Nifemi Ajileye who’s an authorized autism specialist, with particular instructional wants therapist, has over 10 years expertise.