PAST ACTIVITIES

2017
April 22

Fourth Walk for Autism Sabah 2017

April 8
2016
November 29
November 26
October 22
October 15

Allianz Bank Insurance Talk

Fact: Individuals with special needs are not insured by most insurance agencies. We organised a free insurance coverage talk by Allianz Bank for parents who have children with special needs.
October 8
June 15
June 9

Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice (KAP) Survey

UNICEF Malaysia and Anthrologica conducted a research survey to better understand the lives of children with disabilities in Malaysia. The study seeks to understand the root causes and drivers of stigma and discrimination, and how these impact the lives of children with disabilities, their parents and caregivers. Focus group discussions and interviews with representatives of organisations, and workshops with children with disabilities and those without disabilities.

April 23
April 2

Third Walk for Autism Sabah 2016

March 1
2015
April 18

Second Walk for Autism Sabah 2015

2014
April 11

Autism Awareness Drama

Jointly organised with Green Leaf Theatre House, the play was focused on creating awareness into Autism, as it depicted the everyday life of a family who has a child with Autism.
April 5

First Walk for Autism Sabah 2014

2013
May 11

Parent Training Series

Jointly organised with Majlis Perkhidmatan Masyarakat Sabah (MPMS), we held a parent training series titled "Building Language and Communication at Home" from 11th May to 27th July 2013.
April 15

Awareness Seminar in Kota Belud

We jointly organised a "Kesedaran Autisme" seminar in Kota Belud, Sabah with SK Pekan Kota Belud on 15th April 2013 for the local community (parents and educators).
2012
April 28
2011
May 7

Awareness Seminar in Keningau

We jointly organised a "Kesedaran Autisme" seminar in Keningau, Sabah with Hospital Mesra on 7th May 2011 for the local community (parents and educators).

April 29

Eight Autism Awareness Month

We jointly organised an Autism Awareness Carnival from 29th - 30th April 2011 at Centre Point Sabah (Karnival Kesedaran Autisme) with Hospital Mersra, Hospital Queen Elizabeth (Bahagian Pergigian), Jabatan Kebajikan Am Sabah, Jabatan Pelajaran Negeri Sabah and University Malaysia Sabah for the general public.
February 27

CitaCita: Awards & Recognition

2010
April 6

Journeys: Autism & Adolescence

March 15
2009
November 14

Golf for Charity

A joint project with Majlis Perkhidmatan Masyarakat Sabah (MPMS) for the general public.
October 24

Forum & Workshop: Inclusive Education

We organised a forum and workshop on Inclusive Education for children with disabilities at 1Borneo Grand Ballroom on 24th October 2009 for parents and educators.
April 1

Sixth Autism Awareness Month

March 14
March 6
2008
November 19

Second NECIC in Sabah

We organised the second National Early Childhood Intervention Conference (NECIC) in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
August 30

Fifth Autism Awareness Month

We celebrated our fifth Autism Awareness Month in August 2008 by publishing articles written by families who have children with Autism in Daily Express and organising an awareness talk for the general public.
July 26

Sutera Harbour 7K Run

July 20
2007
August 1

Fourth Autism Awareness Month

We celebrated our fourth Autism Awareness Month in August 2007 by publishing articles on Autism in Borneo Post and creating a poster campaign for clinics and hospitals.
May 4

Training: ABA

We organised a training on Applied Verbal Behaviour (ABA) on 4th May 2007 for parents and educators.
January 13

Workshop: Advocacy

We co-organised an Advocacy Workshop with Seri Mengasih Centre and JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) on 13th January 2007 for parents, educators and policy makers.
2006
November 18

First NECIC in Penang

We co-organised the 1st National Early Childhood Intervention Conference (NECIC) in Penang for parents, educators, professionals and policy makers.
August 1

Third Autism Awareness Month

We held our third Autism Awareness Month in August 2006. We organised an open day at CitaCita Learning Centre, awareness programs for children with Autism, and a drama entitled "Life on the Spectrum" (life of a family who has a son with Autism).
June 1

Awareness Talk: Children with Learning Disabilities

An awareness talk on children with learning disabilities was held in June 2006, a joint project with PACOS (Partners of Community Organisations in Sabah).
March 1

Seven Training Modules

The seven (7) training modules on various topics relating to children with special needs was held from March to October 2006 for parents and educators.
2005
November 9

Paper Presentation in UMS

We were invited to present a paper at UMS (University Malaysia Sabah) on services available in Sabah for people with special educational needs.
August 17

EI Paper Presentation in Shah Alam

We were invited to present a paper on Early Intervention in Shah Alam, Kuala Lumpur.
August 1

Second Autism Awareness Month

We held our second Autism Awareness Month in April 2005.
April 1

Nine Training Modules

The nine (9) training modules on various topics relating to children with special needs was held from April to October 2005 for parents and educators.
2004
October 9

Awareness Talk & Workshop: Dyslexia

An awareness talk and workshop on Dyslexia was held on 9th October 2004 for parents and educators.
April 1

First Autism Awareness Month

We held our first Autism Awareness Month in April 2004.
January 1

Four Training Modules

The four (4) training modules on various topics relating to children with special needs was held from January to September 2004 for educators.
2003
January 1

Seven Training Modules

The seven (7) training modules on various topics relating to children with special needs was held from January to September 2003 for educators.
2002
October 30

Seminar: Diet Intervention

A seminar on Diet Intervention for children with special needs was held on 30th October 2002 for parents.
2001
June 11

Exhibition: Autism

An exhibition on Autism Spectrum Disorder was held on 11th June 2001 for the general public.
2000
October 23

Seminar: Autism

A seminar on Autism was held on 23rd October 2000 for parents, educators and professionals.
1999
October 22

Workshop: Autism

A workshop on Autism was held on 22nd October 1999 for parents and educators.
May 11

Workshop: Dyslexia

A workshop on Dyslexia was held on 11th May 1999 for parents and educators.
1998
November 14

Seminar: Dyslexia

A seminar on Dyslexia was held on 14th November 1998, a joint project with Rotary Club Kota Kinabalu for parents and educators.
1996
May 18

CitaCita Learning Centre Kota Kinabalu

CitaCita Learning Centre Kota Kinabalu was set up in 1996 to provide Multi Disciplinary Services (Speech Therapy, Music Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Applied Behaviour Analysis, Picture Exchange Communication System) for children with learning disabilities. The project was made possible by Sutera Harbour Resort.