New School Year with New Entrance

New School Year with New Entrance The Rabbit school is getting prepared for the new school year. Teachers are being trained, they are preparing material and programs, planning is now ready and… this year our School will have a brand new and more adapted entrance for our students. This has been possible thanks to the kind donation of Mr Trearv Chiva and Ms.  Khem Soutearng,…

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Visit of the Royal Palace

Last July 2016 Youth of the vocational training has visited the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh The last 27 august, students of the vocational training visited the Royal Palace accompanied by teachers and parents. The visit was made with an official guide so that students learn about the Khmer culture. Youth were very interested and really enjoy the visit with their friends. The visit also…

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Go Out to the Water Park

Last Friday 19 August, Youth with Intellectual Disabilities of the Rabbit School went out to the Sidney Water Park in Phnom Penh There were 100 people participating in the event, including 57 children, 29 parents and 12 Rabbit School’s Staff. This day has made children very happy and allowed them to experiment with different environments. It also encouraged them to get involved into the society…

Building Partnerships with Local Communities

Providing Employment Opportunities for students Students at the vocational training center are available for employment. The Rabbit School partners with local businesses to create jobs for the students.  Businesses include Ozone Cafe, Bodia Nature,  Artillery café and Colorblind. If you would like to partner with us, please contact Ms. Chhorn Chanphak, program manager at the Vocational Training Center at: chanphak.chhorn@gmail.com. You can also call us at…

Children International Day 2015 in and outside of Phnom Penh!

On May 29 and 30 Rabbit school celebrated Children International Day. At the government schools in Angsnoul and Toul kork , disabled and non-disabled children played games together. They all had a lot of fun! The activities were also attended by the chief of the Commune Council, the Commune Council of Children and Women, school directors and parents. The games where facilitated by Play around…

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We Ring the Bell

Rabbit school prepared an event called “We ring the bell” at Bekchan Primary School, Angsnoul District Kandal Province on 12 March 2015. The purpose of this event is to raise awareness to community about right in education for children especially children with intellectual disabilities.  Also, it can produce the strong voice to governments, policy makers, education practitioners, local authority, parents, school directors, teachers, non-disabled children to…

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Soccer Tournament

Soccer Tournament On Saturday morning it was crowded with young people on the 3G big sport complex close to Diamond Island in Phnom Penh. What was going on? Youth with and without intellectual disability and where playing all kinds of ball games, a lot of volunteers where around active and busy helping to facilitate the games, Our vocational training students were also involved. It was…

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Awareness Raising

Nowadays, most project activities of NGOs working on disability include a focus on disability awareness raising. Because of that the level of discrimination toward children and youth with intellectual disabilities has decreased over time.  For example, Rabbit School has conducted disability awareness raising in Tuol Kork primary school through International Children’s Day Open school day, cleaning environment activities and monthly peer group games with non…