Title: Zayed Higher Organisation for Humanitarian Care and Special Needs (ZHO)
Type: Not-for-Profit Organisation
Year Joined ADSG: 2011
Description: ZHO provides a range of integrated services that aim at rehabilitating disabled people for inclusion into the community also provides a safe and supportive educational environment for orphans. ZHO supervises Dar Zayed for Family Care under the umbrella of Orphan Care Sector, 12 centers and sporting clubs for people of special needs under the umbrella of the Special Needs Sector. These are: Abu Dhabi Center, Abu Dhabi Autism Center, the Printing Press for the blind and visually challenged, Zayed Agricultural Center for Development and Rehabilitation, Al Ain Center and Al Koua Center. In the Western Region, there are Zayed City Center, Sila Center, Giyathi Center, Delma Center and two sporting clubs, namely Al Ain Club for the disabled and finally Abu Dhabi Special Needs
Mission: As an independent government institution we are always keen to exert maximum efforts to provide services
1. Provide educational, rehabilitation, and therapeutic services, to support individuals with special needs, using the best international practices adopted in care and rehabilitation field.
2. Inclusion of individuals with special needs and orphans.\
3. Effective use of the organization’s human, financial and technological resources.