Star Mountain Rehabilitation Center


General Information


Type of Organization:

International NGO

Acronym:

SMRC

Governorate:

Ramallah & Al-Bireh

Establishment Year:

1981

Address:

Abu Qash / Ramallah-Bir Zeit-Abuqash

Telephone:

02-2925705/6

Website:

Fax:

02-2925717/02-2925715

E-mail:

starmountaincenter@gmail.com

Person in Charge

Name:

Ghada Naser

Position:

Director

Telephone:

02-29255706

Mobile:

059740004

E-mail:

starmountain@gmail.com

Staff:

Social Worker (2) Community Worker (3) Physio-Therapist (1) Speech Therapist (1)

Mission & Goals


Mission:

SMRCis an institution of the worldwide moravian church working in palestine . it contributes in securing alife in dignity for persons with intellectual disability through the provision of rchabilitation and traninig integration and inclusion awareness building and community mobilization on the basis of love dignity justice and equality


Goals:

- provide distinctive rehabilitation and training service to persons with intellectual disability regardless of disability level in Ramallah and Al Bireh district by the end of 2018.

-Raise the awareness of palestine community including families .individuals. institution and policy-makers on the rights and capacities of persons with intellectual disability by the end of 2018.

-strive to change local and national policies in accordance with the international convention on the rights of persons with disabilities and the palestinian law through the advocacy committe and partners by the end of 2018.

-reinforce cooperation and relations with local .Arab and international individuals and organization in palestine and abroad by the end of 2018 .

-develope the infrastucture of star mountain rehabilitation center by the end of 2018.

-Ensure financial sustainability of mountain rehabilitation center for the upcoming three 2016-2018

Target Groups


ChildrenYouthWomenMenElderlyFamilies

Activities / Interventions


Information dissemination to the community at large
Information on the current situation, relief efforts or available services
Facilitation of conditions for community local
Support for emergency relief that is initiated by the community
Strengthening of community and family support
Support for social support activities that are initiated by the community
Strengthening of parenting/family supports
Facilitation of community supports to vulnerable persons
Structured recreational or creative activities
Safe spaces
Child & Youth friendly spaces
Psychosocial support in education
Psychosocial support to student teachers
psychosocial work
Lining vulnerable individuals/families to resources
Psychological intervention & Clinical management
Basic counselling for individuals
Basic counselling families
Basic counselling for groups

Time of implementation:

Morning

Place of implementation:

CenterHomeSchoolClinicCommunity

Geographical Distribution of the Services / Activities:

CityVillageCamp

Cost of the services provided:

Partial Cost

Mental and Behavioral Disorders


Neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders
Phobic anxiety disorders
Obsessive – compulsive
Disorders of psychological development
Specific developmental of speech & language
Scholastic skill
Behavioral & emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in child & adolescence
Hyper kinetic disorders
Conduct disorders
Emotional disorders (separation anxiety)
Behavioral & emotional disorders
Mental disability
Mild
Moderate
Sever
Disorders of adult personality & behavior
Gender identity
Schizophrenia & delusional disorders
Psychotic disorders
Mood (affective) disorders
Depressive

Training


1 – Awareness of the subject of disability.
2 - The presence of a disabled child of the family and the psychological impact on his presence.
3 - Training of protection.
4 - Sex education for the family of the disabled child.