Labour Minister patronises function on autism

Manama, Labour and Social Development Minister Jamil bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan patronised today a function held by Bahrain Autistic Society under the theme Let's Make From Their Autism A Success. The event was organised at Bahrain International Exhibition Centre, in the presence of Northern Governor Ali Abdul Hussain Al Asfoor and municipal councillor and representative of the second constituency in the Northern Governorate Fatima Al Qatri. Public institutions and non-government organisations (NGOs) concerned with people with special needs in Bahrain also participated in the event.

The function, which is organised by Bahrain Autistic Society for the third consecutive year, aims to raise awareness of autism and ways of dealing with those who suffer from it in order to boost social confidence with this category of people.

Source: Bahrain News Agency