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Tamkeen operates under the umbrella of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority in Dubai. Tamkeen provides services for people with visual impairments and offers training programs aimed at upgrading their applied skills to enable them to have access to suitable employment consistent with their abilities.

Our Vision
To provide training and vocational rehabilitation for people with visual impairments, and to develop their skills and expertise to enable effective integration into various work environments.

Our Mission
To assist individuals with visual impairments to become independent and integrate into society by strengthening the skills and abilities that enable them to overcome difficulties and obstacles.

Our Objectives

  • To train and rehabilitate individuals with visual impairments and provide them with the practical skills necessary to secure suitable employment.
  • To assist individuals with visual impairments in finding suitable employment in both public and private sectors.
  • To provide continued professional development for individuals with visual impairments to ensure career advancement opportunities.
  • To coordinate and cooperate with various institutions in order to provide the best facilities and services for individuals with visual impairments.
  • To provide guidance, training and advice to institutions so that they may provide the ideal services and the right environment for individuals with visual impairments.
  • To raise public awareness about individuals with visual impairments.
  • To activate the integration of individuals with visual impairments into society and remove obstacles that prevent this integration.
  • To cooperate with institutions, authorities and centers working in the field of disabilities with the aim of providing better services for individuals with visual impairments; to work on developing these services in line with the requirements of these individuals.

Categories Benefiting from Tamkeen Services
Tamkeen provides services to two main categories

  • Individuals with visual impairments: This is the main category targeted by the center and its core services.
  • Those dealing with individuals with visual impairments: This includes teachers, supervisors, psychologists and social workers; Tamkeen focuses on providing these individuals with appropriate training programs across a wide range of workshops based on the latest techniques. Tamkeen’s message also focuses on raising public awareness about individuals with visual impairments and creating the right environment to facilitate their involvement in their communities.

 

 


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