delegation from the Association of Visually Impaired Graduates visited GCMHP on
Sunday, June 19, 2022 to plan cooperation in mental health service provision.
delegation included Mr Adnan Abu Nasser, Secretary of the Association’s Board
of Directors, Ms Rowaida Al-Daya, member of the Association’s Board of
Directors, as well as Dr Hassan Abu Mansour, Rehabilitation and Disability
Affairs Consultant And the Acting Director of Programmes in the Association.
The Visually Impaired Graduates
Association, established in 1996, is concerned with the issues and rights of
persons with visual impairments, especially graduates, academics and
professionals, and works through its 3000 visually impaired members to support
this category professionally and academically.
agreed in the meeting that it was necessary to study and identify the
psychological and social needs of this group and work to meet them through
appropriate and consistent and effective activities while strengthening
coordination and networking between the two organizations in order to enhance
the availability of psychological services as well as enhance access to them.