Jakarta autism center’s operations put to a halt by legalities

Jakarta, Indonesia — An autism center launched barely a year ago was forced to stop its operations due to a failure on the government’s part to come up with the signed papers which are reportedly vital to the center’s continued functioning. The center, located in Cipayung, East Jakarta, is run by the Jakarta Social Affairs […]

Free Center for Children with Autism Launched in Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia – Indonesian Autism Awareness Society in cooperation with the Jakarta administration has opened the city’s first free autism center. The center was opened a year after Governor Joko Widodo declared Jakarta to be “autism-friendly”. The center will provide care for children with autism and especially those from low income families. Autism Daily Newscast […]

New Autism Center set up for the poor

Lumintang field, Denpasar, Indonesia – The Denpasar administration have started operations on its newly established autism center (PLA), it’s priority is to serve underprivileged people. The autism center is one of 20 that the central government intends to build. PLA coordinator I Nyoman Handika said that the construction and equipment cost Rp 3 billion (US$259,034) […]