Disability sensitization session held at Pakistan American Cultural Center (PACC) Karachi

Thursday, 24th August 2016: NOWPDP’s Disability consulting program Yaqeeen conducted a sensitization session at Pakistan American Cultural Center (PACC), Karachi before commencement of training of adults with disabilities through Vocational Training program Dastoor, to raise awareness about the various stigmas and challenges faced by Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in our society.

Through an interactive platform and engaging content, the participants explored prevalent social perceptions about PWDs, correct disability etiquette, appropriate terminology and tips on how to effectively communicate with PWDs. A brief introduction to sign language and its basic phrases was also given at the end.

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