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OWS light it up blue supporting Autism

OWS light it up blue supporting Autism

On the occasion of World Autism Awareness Day, Orphan Welafre Society- Saida lighted it up blue its premises including Ahmad Riad Jawhari Center for Autism. This is an international initiative where all foundations and NGOs supporting autism light it up blue after United Nations recognized April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day to raise awareness throughout the world and adopted blue as the officia...
On the occasion of World Autism Awareness Day, Orphan Welafre Society- Saida lighted it up blue its premises including Ahmad Riad Jawhari Center for Autism. This is an international initiative where all foundations and NGOs supporting autism light it up blue after United Nations recognized April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day to raise awareness throughout the world and adopted blue as the official color of this day.   
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Three Gold Medals for Special Needs

Three Gold Medals for Special Needs

The president of Orphan Welfare Society- Saida, Dr. Said Makkaoui, honored the students of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Children with Special Needs after their comeback from Abdu Dhabi. The students participated in the 9th Regional Tournaments for Special Olympics (ME & North Africa) 2018 and won 3 gold medals. Dr. Makkaoui, after distributing the gifts, noted the achievements of the team and the...
The president of Orphan Welfare Society- Saida, Dr. Said Makkaoui, honored the students of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Children with Special Needs after their comeback from Abdu Dhabi. The students participated in the 9th Regional Tournaments for Special Olympics (ME & North Africa) 2018 and won 3 gold medals. Dr. Makkaoui, after distributing the gifts, noted the achievements of the team and their efforts during the trainings to achieve these results. Also, he noted the efforts of their trainers Najat Said and Samira Hajjar. The student Sharif Al-Bitar won a gold medal for roller skating, Solin Badereddine for running, Rami El-Masri- Mahmoud Jalloul, Saleh Abdullah, Ibrahim Melhem, Mohamma...
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Community Service Initiative at Mohammad Zaid...

Community Service Initiative at Mohammad Zaidan Centre

The students of beauty and hair classes at Mohammad Zaidan Center for Vocational Training visited Hammoud Hospital University Medical Center and did the hairdressing and nail polish services for the employees. This initiative by the girls was done to collect donations for a cancer patient who’s in need for help to cover her therapy costs. 
The students of beauty and hair classes at Mohammad Zaidan Center for Vocational Training visited Hammoud Hospital University Medical Center and did the hairdressing and nail polish services for the employees. This initiative by the girls was done to collect donations for a cancer patient who’s in need for help to cover her therapy costs. 
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Experience of Children with Special Needs at ...

Experience of Children with Special Needs at Haigazian

On the occasion of Down Syndrome International Day, the head of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Children with Special Needs, Melina Moussa, alongside with the students with down syndrome, participated in “Living with Down Syndrome” conference held by Haigazian University. Moussa spoke about the role of the center, the education programs and the rehabilitation process offered for the students. It...
On the occasion of Down Syndrome International Day, the head of Ahmad Mosbah Bizri Center for Children with Special Needs, Melina Moussa, alongside with the students with down syndrome, participated in “Living with Down Syndrome” conference held by Haigazian University. Moussa spoke about the role of the center, the education programs and the rehabilitation process offered for the students. It was an opportunity to highlight on the center’s success with the children.
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36 Abbass Street Haifa Play

36 Abbass Street Haifa Play

The Palestinian actor and writer Raeda Taha performed her new play “36 Abbass Street Haifa” at Orphan Welfare Society theatre with the director Junaid Sareedine where the audience enjoyed her amazing performance. The play’s proceeds went to support the education of the children with special needs at OWS.
The Palestinian actor and writer Raeda Taha performed her new play “36 Abbass Street Haifa” at Orphan Welfare Society theatre with the director Junaid Sareedine where the audience enjoyed her amazing performance. The play’s proceeds went to support the education of the children with special needs at OWS.
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Dar Boutique Pop Up Market

Dar Boutique Pop Up Market

 A beautiful handmade gift items were displayed at Dar Boutique Pop-Up Exhibit. The items were produced by the children with special needs with their art teachers and the volunteers. The attendees enjoyed the exhibit and welcomed spring under the sunshine and watched a small fashion show performed by our students.
 A beautiful handmade gift items were displayed at Dar Boutique Pop-Up Exhibit. The items were produced by the children with special needs with their art teachers and the volunteers. The attendees enjoyed the exhibit and welcomed spring under the sunshine and watched a small fashion show performed by our students.
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Dar Boutique

A collaboration between different dedicated individuals and special children to create and sell quality handmade gift items to help support the Orphan Welfare Society in Saida.

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60 Years of Dedication

٦٠ سنة من التفاني

A brief history of the Orphan Welfare Society's key moments

نبذة من أهم الأحداث في تاريخ جمعية رعاية اليتيم

1952

Inception

1958

Constructing a new Building for Residential Unit

1978

Establishment of a Center for Children with Special Needs, including a School for Deaf and...

1982

Development of a specialized center for artificial limbs, the second in Lebanon under the ...

1991

Establishment of a pre-Vocational Center

2004

Establishment of a Specialized Unit for the treatment of Deaf

2005

Constructing a new Building for Girls Dormitory

2007

Rehabilitation of an existing Building for Boys Dormitory

2009

Establishment of Saida Generation School (100% free tuition, and teaching material)

2012

Rehabilitation and development of the center for Children with special needs. A new buildi...

2013

Establishment of a Center for Children with Communication difficulties and early stages of...

2014

A new building is constructed for “Accelerated” Vocational Training