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Academic Rehabilitation

Academic RehabilitationAcademic Rehabilitation

This service provides rehabilitation and trainings for children with minor and medium intellectual disabilities by offering special programs that help them to incorporate and adjust socially.

It includes the following programs:

  • Basic academic skills.
  • Self-sufficiency skills.
  • Social skills.
  • Artistic skills (drawing).
  • Physical Education Skills.
  • Independence skills, including (House- Keeping Management - crafts - Library and Learning Resources).
  • Physical Educational Entertainment programs.

Admission Requirements

  • Must be a Bahraini Citizen.
  • To be in the category of intellectual disabilities minor or medium and his/her age must be between (8-15) years, in case of acceptance in the rehabilitation unit in academic qualification.
  • Must be free of infectious or contagious diseases.
  • Must have a minimum ability to learn, and must not have behavioral disorders.
  • Family must be willing to take advantage of the programs and services the center.
  • Must have the ability to personally care for him/her self.

Acceptance Procedures

  1. Submit a formal application to join the center, attached with a copy of the child's smart card and all medical reports.
  2. Conduct a social research of the child and his family.
  3. Conduct various assessments needed for the child (psychological - academic - professional - medical).
  4. Open a special file of the request.
  5. Agreement of the guardian to approve the service system in the Center, and cooperating through personal attendance to follow up on the request when needed.
  6. Subjecting the child for a trial period not exceeding six months to determine the possibility of continuity in the Center and examine the suitability of the applied programs.
  7. Comprehensive medical examination.

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 child's smart card.
  • A recent personal photo of the child.
  • Previous Educational Certificates (if any).

Center Address

The Academic and Vocational Rehabilitation Center

Building No. 4265, Road No. 1218, Block No. 812

Isa Town - Kingdom of Bahrain

Telephone: 17102321

Fax: 17686764

Email: a&

P.O. Box: 32868

Work Timings of the Center

From Sunday to Thursday: 07:00 AM - 01:10 PM

Page Last Updated: 10 Aug, 2015