Who We Are
All Children Included is a CDA licensed not-for-profit group of professionals and parents-SEND Specialists, Physios, Speech-Language and Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Doctors, Counsellors, Managers of Wellness Clinics and Healthcare Provider Units and more - advocating for and supporting parents of children of Determination.
We draw from our diverse experience and skillsets to provide help for parents to get the very best advice about caring for and educating their children, host professional events and talks, and support the vision of the UAE for all children to have equal opportunity.
All Children Included extends its mission and activities through the following groups
ADHD Parent Support group
IncludeME school-based parent support group
ACI-CDA Youth Council Initiative
- FREE ACI Summer Activity ClubSun, Jul 12Online eventJul 12, 2020, 10:00 AM – Aug 13, 2020, 7:00 PMOnline eventDue to the need for social distancing many of us are not travelling this year. Many activities are also unavailable because it is too hot to take part in them. This is why we have put together an inclusive online club which will give children of all ages and abilities an opportunity to take part.
- Assistive Technology to the rescueWed, Feb 12Dubai British SchoolFeb 12, 2020, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AMDubai British School, Springs 3 - Emirates Hills (Behind Spinneys/Springs Town Centre) - Dubai - United Arab EmiratesLearn how use of Assistive Technology can empower students with learning challenges to increase their overall capacity to learn and access learning material, accomplish specific tasks, and overall improve academic success and joy of learning.
- Understand your child's IEPWed, Feb 05Al Salam Private SchoolFeb 05, 2020, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM GMT+4Al Salam Private School , Al Nahda 2, Al Ghusais, DubaiThis will be a hands-on learning experience that allows families to better understand their own child’s IEP (Individual Educational Plan). We will go through terminology, details and information included on an IEP, the IEP process and the role a parent has in the development of the IEP.
Every child.One voice.
What We Do
Kindness, Acceptance and Inclusion for a Better World
Parent Support and Consultation
Personal connection with ACI members who can help and advise
Access network of ACI members who can connect and/or refer to appropriate professionals
ACI members advocate for families, where school meetings and negotiating best placements for their child may be challenging for them.
Provide reliable, science-based support and information to help parents choose the most effective interventions and care
Connect with other parents who can provide emotional and social support, a deeper sense of understanding, and share their knowledge and experience
Open house sessions led and moderated by ACI members aiming to spread awareness and promote the best educational and social inclusion practices
Promote Educational, Employment, and Social Inclusion
Provide training and mentoring for teachers, learning support assistants and other staff in schools
Provide support for teachers in curriculum modification and full inclusion of all children
Educate families regarding government benefits and activities for people of determination
Access to a directory of the specialist who can provide services and activities for families and their children
Educate business owners and encourage them to provide opportunities for work experience, training and sheltered employment for people of determination
Organize and Facilitate Support Groups
Connect with pediatricians and specialists to support families
Provide evidence-based resources
Meetings, talks, focus groups that educate and empower parent