Four Inspirational Young Women with Down Syndrome Start Catering Business

Four Inspirational Young Women with Down Syndrome Start Catering Business

  Egypt is sadly known for offering limited opportunities to students or employees with special needs. There is always a social stigma surrounding it. Whether it’s Down syndrome, autism, or ADHD, parents struggle to provide their children with the best of what Egypt has to offer.     Four incredible women with Down syndrome took […]

UAE Changes ‘Special Needs’ Label to ‘People of Determination’

UAE Changes ‘Special Needs’ Label to ‘People of Determination’

As kids, we used to dream of living in Japan, Paris or the United States. Now, anyone with half a brain dreams of co-existing with fellow Emiratis in the UAE. There is more to Emirates than impressive buildings and technology. The country and its leaders have proved time after time that human rights are not taken […]

Egypt Wins Bronze and Gold Medals at Special Olympics World Winter Games

Egypt Wins Bronze and Gold Medals at Special Olympics World Winter Games

  We all love the Olympics! We leave work early, change our daily schedules and cancel meetings just to watch our favorite athletes playing for their lives. Yet, one sports championship has gone unnoticed; the Special Olympics World Winter Games, held in Austria this year.   Via Special Olympics Egypt   Two Egyptian champions just won […]

Kim Kardashian Spends the Day with Special Needs Children in Dubai

Kim Kardashian Spends the Day with Special Needs Children in Dubai

  When Keeping Up with the Kardashians star announced she was coming to Dubai last year – prior to being robbed at gunpoint in Paris – the reality star also hinted that she was up for a party in the UAE. But after rescheduling her appearance to this past weekend, the 36-year-old opted for a […]

Gezira Sporting Club Builds First Special Needs Friendly Playground

Gezira Sporting Club Builds First Special Needs Friendly Playground

  Special needs parent would tell you it’s hard to find proper medical facilities or a supportive educational system for their child. Special needs parents would say that their child is bullied everywhere because no one teaches kids that different. Special needs parents would tell you that Egypt is no place to raise their child because nothing is special […]

Mother Accuses Reham Saeed’s Special Needs School of Being a Fraud

Mother Accuses Reham Saeed’s Special Needs School of Being a Fraud

One of the biggest challenges for parents in Egypt is finding a school that will accept all sorts of behavioral and learning difficulties. It takes years of accepting that their children might have a problem, parents struggle emotionally and financially, not to mention the child’s challenges as well. It is war having a child with […]