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7th to 18th August, 2017 – 2nd National Level TOT of DET
A total of 12 participants comprising officers from the Department of Social Welfare, Ministry of Trade and Industry and DPO attended this 10-day course in Kuala Lumpur. The training was conducted by Madam Nurul Huda Zainal, Mr. Fariz Rani and Mr. Peter Tan, and was supported by Madam Siti Zuraidah.

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8th & 15th June, 2017 – DET for Petrosains on behalf of UNICEF
Mr. Peter Tan conducted 2 sessions on DET as part of a United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) programme comprising DET and DRST (Disability-Related Services Training). A total of 50 participants attended both sessions. At the end of each workshop, participants made a list to commit in making Petrosains more inclusive and accessible. Petrosains is a science museum and discovery centre.

8th June 2017 Session

15th June Session

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22nd May, 2017 – DET for ASEAN Workshop on Community-Based Rehabilitation
Mr. Peter Tan conducted a DET session for 70 representatives of community-based rehabilitation from the ASEAN region. The workshop held at The Everly Hotel in Putrajaya, Malaysia was organised by the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development and the Department of Social Welfare.


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26th February, 2017 – DET in Kuala Lumpur.
Mr. Peter Tan collaborated with Alliance of Children with Cerebral Palsy and Step and Smile Conductive Education to conduct a workshop for 21 participants comprising disabled persons, parents of disabled persons, occupational therapists and speech therapists.

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9th December, 2016 – DET for ASEAN Secretariat
Mr. Peter Tan and Mr. Samnieng Thammavong from Laos facilitated a DET workshop for 40 participants at the ASEAN Secretariat Human Rights Training on Human Rights Mechanisms/System and Disability Awareness. The event was held at the JW Marriot Hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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December 2015 – DET Course for UTAR Medical Students.
Ms Sia Siew Chin and Ms Ivy Pua conducted a DET workshop for medical students from UTAR.
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June 2015 – DET course for UTAR Medical Students
Ms Sia Siew Chin conducted DET workshop for medical students from UTAR.
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National Coordinator
Name: Ms Nurul Huda binti Zainal
(Details: see below)

DET Facilitators
(1)
Name: Mr. Wong Yoon Loong (Blind)
Organisation: St Nicholas Home for the Blind
Tel: +603 2272 2677
E-mail: wongyl(at)pd.jaring.my

(2)
Name: Ms. Lee Mee Hong (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Individual Consultant
Tel: +6012 234 6448
E-mail: meehonglee(at)kpmg.com.my

(3)
Name: Mr. Mohamad Sazali (Deaf)
Organisation: Malaysia Federation of the Deaf
Tel: +603 8070 9308
E-mail: mssmfd(at)pd.jaring.my

(4)
Name: Ms. Jessica Mak (Deaf)
Organisation: Malaysia Federation of the Deaf
Tel: +603 8070 9308
E-mail: mssmfd(at)pd.jaring.my

(5)
Name: Ms. Christine Lee (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Individual Consultant
Tel: +6019 385 6396
E-mail: whitebluelee(at)yahoo.com

(6)
Name: Ms. Bathmavathi Krishnan (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Malaysia Spinal Injuries Association (MASIA)
Tel: +6019 3305146
E-mail: bathma_23(at)gmail.com

(7)
Name: Ms. Sariah Ibrahim (Deaf)
Organisation: Malaysia Federation of the Deaf
Tel: +603 8070 9308
E-mail: mssmfd(at)pd.jaring.my

(8)
Name: Mr. Peter Tan (wheelchair user)
Organisation: Peter Tan Training
Tel: +6013 340 3728
E-mail: mail(at)petertan.com

(9)
Name: Mr. Loo Soo Hon (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled, Malacca
Address: No. 31, Jalan MJ 17, Taman Merdeka Jaya, Batu Berendam, 75350 Melaka
Tel: 06-3176461
Fax: 06-3176461
E-mail: bgcentre(at)yahoo.com

(10)
Name: Ms. Dernita binti Haji Muhammed (Physical impairment)
Organisation: Society of the Orthopaedically Disabled
Address: Wisma HRM Storey, No. 28/14, Jalan Perumahan Gurney, 54000 KL
Tel: 03-26981800
Fax: 03-26971801
E-mail: dernita_muha77(at)yahoo.com / mypocam(at)tm.net.my

(11)
Name: Mr. James Lim Ming Koon (Learning difficulties)
Organisation: United Voice
Address: 603, Jalan 17/12, 46400 PJ
Tel: 03-79588069
Fax: 03-79588069
E-mail: u_voice(at)tm.net.my

(12)
Name: Mr. Derrick Cheah Beng Leong (Physical impairment)
Organisation: Eden Handicap Service Centre
Address: CO-9-GF, Kompleks Mayarakat Penyayang, Jalan Utama, 10450 Penang
Tel: 04-2282758
Fax: 04-2296951
E-mail: derrickcheah(at)yahoo.com / edenhdc(at)yahoo.com
web: www.edenhandicap.org

(13)
Name: Mr. Chok Siew Lee (Blind)
Organisation: Society of the Blind in Malaysia
Address: 40A, Jalan Padang Belia 50470 KL
Tel: 03-22746162
Fax: 03-22743818
E-mail: choksl(at)tm.net.my / admin(at)sbm.org.my

(14)
Name: Mr. Ng Kian Seong (Deaf)
Organisation: Kuala Lumpur Society of the Deaf
Tel: 012-5775553
E-mail: nkseong(at)gmail.com

(15)
Name: Mr. Fariz Rani (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: JB Prosthetic & Rehab Supply
Address: A3-0-18, Lot¬ 18, Ground Floor, Block A3, Polytechnic Commercial Centre,
Jalan Sulaman, 88450 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Tel/Fax: +088-402402
Email: a.r.fariz@gmail.com

(16)
Name: Ms. Maryani bt Abdullah (Cerebral palsy)
Organisation: Centre for Rehabilitation & Industrial Training Bangi
Tel: 019-3589284
E-mail: darcy_maria70(at)yahoo.com.my

(17)
Name: Ms. Chong Chin Lan (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: IL Centre Johor Bharu
Tel: 07-2389349
E-mail: cclan(at)tm.net.my / qa(at)daiichi.com.my

(18)
Name: Mr. Francis Johen (Physical impairment)
Organisation: Society of the Disabled People Sarawak
Tel: 016-8675355
E-mail: francisa(at)sarawaknet.gov.my

(19)
Name: Ms. Jacqueline Sarlah Emmanuel (Blind)
Organisation: Malaysia Association for the Blind (MAB)
Address: Kompleks MAB, Jalan Tebing, Off Jalan Tun
Tel: 03-22722677
E-mail: sarlah(at)tm.net.my

(20)
Name: Mr. Hee Yong Wah (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation For The Disabled
Address: No. 29, Jalan SS 2/59, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Tel: 603-78736579 / 603-78758609
Fax: 603-78762686
E-mail: heeandrew(at)yahoo.com.cn / info(at)beautifulgate.org.my or bgcentre(at)yahoo.com

(21)
Name: Ms. Siti Zuraidah Muhammad Husain (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: (Individual activist)
E-mail: siti_irra(at)yahoo.com

(22)
Name: Mr. Thomas Yeoh (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled
Address: No. 29, Jalan SS 2/59, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Tel: 603-78736579 / 603-78758609
Fax: 603-78762686
E-mail: yeoh_thomas(at)hotmail.com

(23)
Name: Ms. Nurul Huda binti Zainal (Paralysed on right hand)
Organisation: Jabatan Pembangunan Orang Kurang Upaya
Address: Aras 6, No.55 Persiaran Perdana, Presint 4, 62100 Putrajaya.
Email: nurulhudazainal(at)ymail.com

(24)
Name: Ms. Sia Siew Chin (Physical)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled
Tel: 603-78736579 / 603-78758609
Fax: 603-78762686
Email: siewchin19(at)gmail.com

(25)
Name: Mr. Lee Tur Chung (Deaf)
Organisation: YMCA
Tel: 017-6991245
Email: turchung8(at)yahoo.com

(26)
Name: Mr. Adzohari bin Haji Jamil (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Persatuan Orang Cacat Bumiputera Sarawak
Tel: 082-428766
Fax: 082-423860
Email: adzohari(at)gmail.com

(27)
Name: Mr. Dusim Oh Siong (Blind)
Organisation: JKM
Tel: 082-449577
Fax: 082-448551
Email: dusimos(at)sarawaknet.gov.my

(28)
Name: Ms. Hamidah binti Hassan (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: JKM
Tel: 03-26165909
Fax: 03-26934270
Email: h_amilara(at)yahoo.com

(29)
Name: Mr. Aqlam b. Jafri (Deaf)
Organisation: Malaysia Federation of the Deaf
Tel: 03-80709308
Fax: 03-80761090

(30)
Name: Mr. Abdul Rahman b. Ahmad Mustafa (Deaf)
Organisation: Malaysia Federation of the Deaf
Tel: 03-80709308
Fax: 03-80761090

(31)
Name: Mr. Mohd. Azhar b. Ismail (Deaf)
Organisation: Malaysia Federation of the Deaf
Tel: 03-80709308
Fax: 03-80761090

(32)
Name: Mr. Mohd. Hafiz bin Badaruddin (Mental disability)
Organisation: Badan Kebajikan & Pendidikan Psikiatri Hospital Selayang
Tel: 012-2060607
Email: hafiz.badaruddin(at)yahoo.com

(33)
Name: Ms. Soo Mei Yin (Mental disability)
Organisation: Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health
Tel: 03-40249079

(34)
Name: Mr. Nazmi bin Kamarulzaman (Cerebral palsy)
Organisation: United Voice
Tel: 03-79540701
Email: nazmik(at)yahoo.com

(35)
Name: Ms. Chan Mei Lee (Visual impairment)
Organisation: Challenges Magazine
Tel: 03-78040639
Email: mary(at)challengesmag.com

(36)
Name: Mr. Wong Chin Kah (Physical)
Organisation: Malaysian Association of Standards Users Malaysia
Tel: 03-78764648
Email: sam(at)standardsusers.org

(37)
Name: Mr. Paveynthan a/l Manivasagam (Mental disability)
Organisation: Malaysian Mental Health Association
Tel: 03-77825499
Email: emtmgt(at)yahoo.com

(38)
Name: Mr. Mohd. Hafiz bin Halim (Blind)
Organisation: Jabatan Pembangunan Orang Kurang Upaya
Tel: 013-3400155 / 03-83232485
Email: hafizleo76(at)gmail.com

(39)
Name: Ms. Khu Li Fang (Wheelchair user)
Organisation:
Tel: 012-4023101
Email: khu_fang(at)yahoo.com

(40)
Name: Ms. Pua Ghin Chu (Wheelchair user)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled
Tel: 03-32410921 / 03-7836579
Email: ivypua(at)gmail.com

(41)
Name: Ms. Noryanti Mahbub (Physical)
Organisation: Jabatan Pembangunan Orang Kurang Upaya
Tel: 013-2085751 / 03-83232482
Email: yantie78(at)gmail.com

(42)
Name: Ms. Ang Kim Boon, Elizabeth (Physical)
Organisation:
Tel: 6013-331 2199
Email: Elizabeth.ang(at)bakermckenzie.com

(43)
Name: Mr. Zamzuri bin Ghani (Blind)
Organisation: Persatuan Orang Kurang Anggota dan Penglihatan Malaysia (Cahaya Ehsan)
Tel: 03-8933009
Fax: 03-8933009
Email: zamzurighani(at)gmail.com

(44)
Name: Mr. Kelinus Mudi (Above knee prosthetic user)
Organisation: JB Prosthetic & Rehab Supply
Tel: 088-252296
Fax: 088-252296
Email: kadzy.88(at)gmail.com

(45)
Name: Ms. Lidwina Isidore Andilah (Physical-transverse myelitis)
Organisation: Sabah Cheshire Home
Tel: 010-9831994
Email: lidwina.lady(at)yahoo.com

(46)
Name: Ms. Rozana Mail (Physical – polio)
Organisation: Sabah Cheshire Home
Tel: 019-8604699
Email: rozana_jana(at)yahoo.com

(47)
Name: Lee Tuin Juspat (Traumatic spinal cord injury)
Organisation: Sabah Cheshire Home
Tel: 014-8586067

(48)
Name: Ms. Lee Yoke Theng (Visual impairment – B3)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled
Tel: 03-78736579
Fax: 03-78762686
Email: violet(at)beautifulgate.org.my

(49)
Name: Mr. Chong Wai Sum (Visual impairment)
Organisation: Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled
Address: No.1, SS2/54, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Tel: 03-78736579
Fax: 03-78762686
Email: cwssam99(at)hotmail.com

(50)
Name: Mr. Ahmad Shamsuri Muhamad (Visual impairment)
Organisation: Society of the Blind in Malaysia
Address: 40A, Jalan Padan Belia, 50470 KL Malaysia
Tel: 03-22743818
Fax: 603-22743818
Email: shamrisme(at)gmail.com

(51)
Name: Ms. Aizan Sofia (Physical)
Organisation: National University of Malaysia
Address: School of Psychology and Human Development, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities,
National University of Malaysia, 43600 Bangi Selangor, Malaysia
Tel: 03-89214093
Fax: 03-89213541
Email: aizansofia(at)gmail.com

(52)
Name: Ms. Saerah bt. Abd. Wahab (Physical)
Organisation: Ministry of Health Malaysia, Unit Pentadbiran dan Kewangan, Bahagian Sumber Manusia)
Address: Aras10, Blok E7, Kompleks E, Pusat Pentadbiran Kerajaan Persekutuan 62590 Putrajaya
Tel: 603-88833712
Fax: 03- 8888 8687
Email: saaerah(at)moh.gov.my

(53)
Name: Nur Jihan bt. Othman (Mental disability)
Organisation: Hospital Permai , Johor Bahru
Address: Occupational Therapy Unit
Tel: 607-2311000
Fax: 607-2366897
Email: jihan_89_yan(at)yahoo.com.my

(54)
Name: Mr. Gan Chin Chye (Mental disability)
Organisation: Hospital Permai, Johor Bahru
Address: Hospital Permai, Tampoi, 81200 Johor Bahru.
Tel: 607-2366897 / 6014-6472103
Email: francisgan9(at)gmail.com

(55)
Name: Mr. Muhamad Nadhir Abdul Nasir (Visual impairment)
Organisation: Persatuan Mahasiswa Istimewa Universiti Malaya
Address: University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: 6017-7216512
Email: anndh91(at)gmail.com

(56)
Name: Mr. Ahmad Fakhrul b. Redzuan (Multi-handicapped traumatic brain injuries & spinal cord injuries)
Organisation: Independent
Address: 1, Jalan AUD 5D/2A, Lembah Keramat, 54200 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: 6019-6594898
Email: arul_ppum81(at)yahoo.com

(57)
Name: Mr. Muhammad Firdaus bin Abu Hassan (Visual impairment)
Organisation: Persatuan Mahasiswa Istimewa Universiti Malaya
Address: University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: 6012-4320242
Email: daus191(at)gmail.com

(58)
Name: Mr. Harmesh Singh a/l Harcharam Singh (Physical)
Organisation: Social security Organisation Malaysia
Address: 281, Jalan Ampang, 50538 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: 603-426644500 / 603-77720190
Fax: 603-4257603
Email: harmeshsingh(at)gmail.com

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