Wezesha Topics

The Wezesha Programme training includes the following topics:

    Our child: acceptance, evaluating the child, developmental milestones, types of disabilities, causes

    Positioning and moving: explore different positions, handling, massage, and stretching

    Eating and drinking, diet intervention

    Communication

    Play and early stimulation including toymaking

    Every day activities such as feeding, changing diapers, lifting, carrying, and managing seizures

    Uniting our voices: rights of children with disabilities, focus on health and education, advocacy

    Our community: community solutions, awareness creation

    Next steps: value of networking, linking to other services, practicalities of running support groups,  monitoring the progress,
                      and preparing for adulthood