UPDATE on the donation for Buku and her family

    February 26th, 2021

    With the generous support from Shongphu Gewog Administration, Trashigang, excavation of land for Buku’s new house just between her old house and the farm road has started. However, construction of the new house is withheld due to Dana (inauspicious) month. So, it will only start after 13th March after... readmore

    Resumed tailoring training

    February 26th, 2021

    Tailoring training at Punakha started while it resumed at Chukha and Sarpang. The beneficiaries are actively learning how to sew various items/clothing and expanding their knowledge. This activity is supported in collaboration with Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Germany and German Leprosy and TB Relief Association. readmore

    Advocacy Programme at Sarpang

    February 20th, 2021

    Ability Bhutan Society, Multisectoral Task Force (MSTF) and Community Based Social Service (CBSS) and RENEW in Sarpang conducted an advocay program to promote a violence free and inclusive society. The program covered around 393 individuals which includes local leaders, and other active and relevant stakeholders in the community, individuals... readmore

    Working closely with SNV Bhutan

    February 10th, 2021

    The collaborative work with SNV Bhutan and service providers of persons with disabilities in Bhutan has enabled more understanding on various factors that needs to be looked upon and has widened the reach. We look forward to continue working closely with SNV Bhutan and other stakeholders to reach out... readmore

    February 9th, 2021

    United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) supported Ability Bhutan Society and Draktsho Vocational Centre for Special Children and Youth by providing the following assistive devices for persons with disabilities. Hearing Aid (Sigmia)- 2 Hearing Aid (A-155)- 6 Hearing Aid (Xiangguanjian)- 20 Crutches (S)- 5 Crutches (M)- 5 Crutches (L)- 5... readmore

    Music therapy

    January 29th, 2021

    Ability Bhutan Society had a consultation with a Musical Advisor of children with disabilities in Oslo yestetday on integrating music as one of the strategies of intervention at the center. Research indicates that music helps children in multiple mental areas regardless of what their disabilities maybe. Creating and playing... readmore

    Development of audio-visual materials

    January 28th, 2021

    Ability Bhutan Society with support from Bhutan Foundation had a preliminary discussion on developing audio-visual materials on basic intervention strategies for children with disabilities for parents to carry out at home. In addition, the team also discussed on developing tactile communication board for children with cortical visual impairment and... readmore

    Update Nu.505427 raised for Buku and her Family

    January 19th, 2021

    We are pleased to announce that the team has raised Nu.505,427 for the construction of a more accessible home for Buku and her family as of today. Thank you once again to all the donors! Please share and help us reach our target goal of Nu.900000. With proper accessibility,... readmore

    UPDATE ON THE DONATION RECEIVED FOR BUKU AND HER FAMILY

    January 3rd, 2021

    As of today, we are delighted to announce that the team has received Nu.177,103.69/- for the construction of a more accessible home for Buku and her family. Ability Bhutan Society would like to extend our deepest gratitude to all the donors on behalf of Buku, the Youth Initiative for... readmore

    Children at home during covid-19 pandemic

    December 25th, 2020

    The satisfaction of being able to make a difference and the smile that follows with it are the greatest gifts one can achieve. This year’s covid 19 pandemic has given us an opportunity to have a different outlook in life and explore on services that never would have been... readmore