Stand Pie Me, a social enterprise that trains and employs young adults with special needs in food production, turns one on Sept 16. It chose that day as it is a day of unity for East and West Malaysians.
If you suspect your child has special needs, test them early as this could help them lead a more functional life, says special needs instructor M. Khanna Muren.
M. Khanna Muren was a pilot for 17 years before losing his job due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Today, he works with special needs children and is changing lives for the better.
What is often seen as a simple dental routine for the average person turned out to be an eye-opening experience for Gulshan Kaur, mother of a 21-year-old who has autism. Gulshan praises the team at Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL) as she shares the tedious yet successful process of getting her son’s teeth checked and fixed.
Children with special needs get enhanced learning opportunities and support at SJK(C) Sin Min thanks to YTL Foundation’s Smart Frog Classroom.
Sharon Lee’s Tender Hearts Cafe in Summit USJ teaches special needs adults how to run a business.