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  Preliminary Notice

                                                           30 August - 1 September 2018
                                               Katerina Hotel, Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia

INVITATION: The National Early Childhood Intervention Council (NECIC) invites you to participate in its 7th national conference.

WHO ARE WE? The NECIC is a coalition of parents, practitioners and professionals from NGOs and government agencies involved in advocacy with policy makers for early childhood intervention as a Right. We are keen to enhance the learning and development of children with special needs, increase support to families and ensure family centred practices and inclusion at all levels.

FOCUS - This year focus in on the Child, Family & Community

Child We hope to discuss and share on how to meet children's needs and empower children / young persons with special needs. Some skills workshops for parents & practitioners will also be conducted.
Family  We will share on how families can move forward, overcome challenges, getting organized and support other families. The role and involvement of professionals will be discussed.
Community At this conference we hope to look at the big picture of how to engage and mobilise our local communities to support children with special needs and their families.
Inclusion There will continue to be a focus on action for inclusive education with skills workshops on preparing families, children and teachers for inclusive education.
Policy Makers We will have a formal dialogue session with national policy makers from different government agencies to listen to plans and advocate for change.

Conference Format
  • Family / Parent dialogue sessions
  • Interactive sessions with professionals & practitioners
  • Dialogue with policy makers
  • Revolving skills workshops
  • Key note & plenary sessions

    (Note: Some sessions will be conducted in Malay and Chinese)

If you or your organisations are interested, kindly send an email to us to receive updates on the conference: enquiries.necic@gmail.com / necic2018@gmail.com