ORKIDS (Our Kids Are Special) or formally known as Persatuan Kebajikan Anak-Anak Istimewa Selangor was established on 6th April 2012. It started off as a support group by parents to down syndrome children.
ORKIDS has now turned into a full-blown non-profit educational resource center for these special-needs children managed by a group of dedicated parents, teachers and support staff.
ORKIDS programs cater for children with learning disabilities in general and specialised to support children with down syndrome.
Their mission it to continuously provide quality education and training for school-age children with learning disabilities; hence enhancing their potential towards independence and a better future.
- Provide continuous education to children with disabilities
- Influence the development of special education in Malaysia
- Advocate for individuals with special needs
- Create opportunity for self-sustainment