About Us

Persatuan Kanner Melaka

  • A non-profit organization formed in 2008 by a group of parents in Melaka with aim of helping and supporting families affected by autism or related disorders
  • Registered as a non-governmental organization (NGO) on 23.09.2008

Vision

  • To make a difference for individuals & families affected by autism

Mission

  • Individuals : a conducive environment for education, interaction & independence
  • Families : support, resources, sharing, hope & unity
  • Public : awareness, acceptance & collaboration

What is Autism

  • One of the most devastating development disorders
  • Affected children struggle with social interaction, speech & communication and exhibit repetitive behaviors
  • Range from mild to severe
  • Early detection enables treatment to take full advantages of the young brain’s remarkable plasticity

Activities

"It's OK to be Different" Creative Drawing Competition

Date:
5 June 2018 to 15 August 2018

Objective
To raise the level of awareness, acceptance and respect for individuals affected by autism, to allow individuals affected by autism to enjoy equal rights and opportunity to develop their potential.

Rules
Category A: Zhong Zhen Chuan Trophy, open to all Malaysians
Category B: Lions Club of Malacca Trophy, open to students 15 years & below
Category C: Persatuan Kanner Melaka Trophy, open for all OKU card holders

All contestants are required to produce an art piece of any size not bigger than A2 (42cm x 60cm)featuring the theme “It’s OK to be Different” with original ideas and creativity.
All types of colouring materials: colour pencils, crayons, water colours , poster colours, acrylic colours, markers ….. etc are accepted.

Contact:
Mr. Vincent Lim 016 6681148

Download Full Details at:
"It's OK to be Different" Creative Drawing Competition Full Details

Free Movie Screening "Deej"

Date:
21 Jul 2018, Saturday

Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30pm

Venue:
Persatuan Kanner Melaka

Ticket:
FOC. Please register at here

Contact:
1. Mdm Ong Bee Yen 012-3744216
2. Mdm Tsong Thiam Moy 016-270 1911

FB Event Link:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2100588040219569/

9th Walk for Autism @ Melaka World Heritage City

Date:
16 Sep 2018, Sunday

Time:
7:00 am - 11:00 am

Venue:
A'Famosa, Bandar Hilir

Participation:
Purchase a Walk T Shirt @ RM20 and join us for the Walk!

Contact:
Mdm Yew Mei Kuan 012-266 8348 (Organizing Chairlady)

Download Full Details at:
9th WFA Full Details

Online Registration and T-Shirt Ordering:
http://myevent2u.com/reglist.asp?event=kanner


Past Walk for Autism Videos

2010 – 2014 ~ Focus on Autisme Awareness
2015 – 2019 ~ Focus on Autisme Acceptance

YearTheme
2010Autism Is Treatable ! Early Intervention Is Crucial !
https://vimeo.com/162110169
2011There Is Hope!
https://vimeo.com/162159456
2012Special Love For Special You
https://vimeo.com/174242187
2013One For All, All For One, Together We Can Make A Difference!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcCYXFbji-E
2014Share The Love, Spread The Hope
https://vimeo.com/166749928
2015Different, Not Less!
https://vimeo.com/162737692
2016Different Is Beautiful
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ha2HjL-2Ee0
2017Embrace Diversity, Respect Differences
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wey7Czmseb4

Facilities

Contact Us

Persatuan Kanner Melaka

1, Jalan SP 4,
Taman Semabok Permai,
75050 Bukit Godek,
Melaka, Malaysia.

Contact Information

Tel: 06-288 4771

E-mail: persatuankannermelaka@gmail.com


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Donations are welcome

Please bank in to our bank account below:
Persatuan Kanner Melaka
Maybank 504 067 286 387
Please email the bank in slip, name, contact number and address to us at persatuankannermelaka@gmail.com. All donations are tax exempted.