Apr 23, 2019

Once again, Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services (SCHS) reflects its leadership and distinguished work during the honoring ceremony of Princess Haya Award for Special Education, which took place at Al Johara Ballroom in Jumeirah city Dubai on Sunday, April 21, 2019.

Whereas Al Amal School for the Deaf won the Best Special Education Center Award. Speech Therapist Ms. Anwar Obeid from SCHS Early Intervention Center won the Best Speech Therapist Award. Ms. Hanan Zaki, Design and Technology Teacher from Al Amal School for the Deaf won the Best Computer Teacher Award. Mr. Hazem Ahmed from Al Wafa School for Capacity Development won The Best Physiotherapy Specialist Award.

Her Highness Sheikha Jameela bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Vice President of Supreme Council for Family Affairs & Director General of SCHS, her staff, and parents were very proud of this new accomplishment.  SCHS has long history of similar accomplishments.  However, this achievement indicates the advanced level of SCHS employees, which SCHS selected carefully to offer the best services to persons with disabilities according to the best practices worldwide.

Her Highness Sheikha Jameela congratulated His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, on these accomplishments.  She directed her sincerest thanks to His Highness for supporting and advocating persons with disabilities rights.  She has confirmed that his honoree presidency for SCHS is inspiring other institutions to compete and innovate.

She has pointed out that SCHS outstanding performance is not restricted to one area.  It is rather a culture of its employees in its sections and branches.  SCHS has always been representing United Arab Emirates in regional and international events in the best way possible.  It has set an example for all those who desire to work with dedication and superiority in order to develop for the best.

Her Highness Sheikha Jameela has mentioned the big record of awards for SCHS accomplishments, which is a natural result for its leadership.  For example, last year SCHS received honoring for being the first institute in United Arab Emirates to work in the field of disability and spare no effort in consolidating the relationships of cooperation with various local, regional, and international bodies.  SCHS also works to consolidate the concept of social responsibility in every area of life.  Other awards, which SCHS received, were Sharjah Award for Voluntarily Work and Sharjah Award for Environmental Awareness.

The Director General of SCHS directed her sincerest thanks to Princess Haya Bint Hussain the wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Ruler of the Emirate of Dubai.  Special thanks went to organizers of Princess Haya Award for Special Education.

SCHS specialists dedicated their winning to Her Highness Sheikha Jameela bint Mohammed Al Qasimi and to their colleagues in SCHS other sections and branches.  They have confirmed that they are determined to continue giving and offering the best services to persons with disabilities according to the best practices worldwide.

They have pointed out that their accomplishments do not only represent them, it represent the entire staff of SCHS and indicates the hard work they are doing in educating and training persons with disabilities in order to improve quality of life and integrate them into society.