Our Centre aimsto provide full education to multiply disabled visually-impaired people through the development of a day programme for them, enriched with educational activities.
More specifically, our learners follow an individualized educational programme, which focuses on the development of daily living skills and takes place on a daily basis.
Individual and group therapeutic interventions as well as group activities are included in this individualized programme. Analytically, the following sessions take place:
speech and language therapy
sport and physical activity/ gymnastics
Our group activities involve the participation of our learners in the workshops held at our Centre:
Paper Recycling Workshop
Apart from the aforementioned sessions, the following programmes are also included:
Visual Efficiency Skills Programme
Mobility – Orientation
Swimming (outside the centre)
Therapeutic Horseback Riding (outside the centre)
Moreover, our learners participate in outdoor recreation activities by visiting.
environmental / theme parks
However, the services of our Centre do not focus on the education of multiply disabled visually-impaired people only; we also care for the family, as the interaction between education and family is undoubtedly essential.
Therefore, social and psychological services are offered at the “Iris” Day Care Centre on a daily basis intended to support the learners and provide their families with counselling services.