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Sheltered Care (Permanent)

Sheltered Care (Permanent)Sheltered Care (Permanent)

This service provides a permanent shelter for children with a high degree of physical disability, or cerebral palsy, or a dual disability, it also allows families to visit their children or for children to visit their families. The service also includes medical, psychological services, entertainment, shelter, in addition to physiotherapy treatment.

Admission Requirements

  • Must be a Bahraini Citizen.
  • Child must be in the category of physical disability or cerebral palsy or dual disability.
  • Must be no younger than 4 years and no older than 20 years old.
  • Must be free of infectious or contagious diseases.
  • Medical reports and the social & psychological researches must prove his/her need for physiotherapy.
  • Has no guardian.

Acceptance Procedures

  1. Applications can be submitted in person or by any family member, relative or guardian.
  2. Receive the transferred request letter from the following parties within Ministry of Social Development (MOSD):
    • The Head of the Center.
    • The Social Researcher.
  3. Social researcher ensures the acceptance of admission requirements.
  4. Schedule an appointment to conduct the social research at home.
  5. Prepare a report on the visit and raise it to the head of the Center.
  6. Approve the validity of the request.
  7. Contact the guardian to brief them on the acceptance procedures and regulations of the Center.
  8. Fill out a family commitment form.
  9. Prepare the request file.
  10. Receive the request, the smart card, and the used and prescribed medication.
  11. Conduct the required medical examinations to accept the request.
  12. Social research supervisor to follow up with the request in terms of health and living in the Center by contacting:
    • The Nurse.
    • The Social Rehabilitation Technician (Nursing Aide).
    • The family to inform them about any updates regarding the resident status.

Documents Required

  • Medical Report certified by the concerned authority determining the type and degree of disability in Arabic language.
  • Vaccination Certificate.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • A copy of the smart card of the child.
  • A recent photo of the child.
  • Previous Educational Certificates (if any).

Center Address

NBB Rehabilitation Home for Disable Children

Building no. 1045, Road no. 1403, Block no. 814

Isa Town - Kingdom of Bahrain

Telephone: 17685282 - 17686250

Fax: 17680379

P.O. Box: 32868

Work Timings of the Center

From Sunday to Thursday: 07:00 am - 1:10 pm



Page Last Updated: 11 Aug, 2015