• Perak Association For Intellectually Disabled : We Care To Serve

Hostel & Group Home

Hostel : The hostel and group home facilities are provided in Ipoh to set up solely for children with intellectual disability from the age of 7 to 18 years old.  Prior to its set up, these children who are mainly from poor or broken families, lived in welfare homes that did not cater to the children with intellectual disability. 

This will provide a better facilities for parents who live far away from the school compound to work. The students are allow to go back to their home after Friday school and come back on Sunday as well as during the school holiday.

Group Home : PAFID ran a Group Home for the intellectually disabled in Ipoh. This facilities is solely for adult with intellectual disability from the age of 19 years old and above. Respite care, short-term or long-term care are provided. Besides a daily routine which aims at improving the basic living skills of the residents, various programs and therapy are also run to enhance the residents' mental and physical well-being.

The Objectives of Hostel and Group Home :-

* To provide food and lodging to our working adults who are staying far from their own homes.

* To provide opportunity for independent living.

* To provide opportunity for social integration between the local residents and our special adults and vice-versal.

* To foster greater cooperation, friendship and comradeship among the adults.

* To provide a home for the mentally challenged adults.who have been abandoned by their relatives.