Abu Dhabi, UAE, 1 July 2022: Amana Healthcare, a Mubadala Health partner, organized a very special graduation ceremony for its in-house pediatric schooling program, ‘Tiny Treasures’ and the graduating class of 2022.
Children aged between 2 to 4 years, with varying educational needs, graduated from the unique ‘Tiny Treasures’ program at Amana Healthcare Pediatric Long Term Care Hospital, and attended the graduation ceremony with their family, celebrating with cake and activities.
Launched in 2021, the ‘Tiny Treasures’ program provides best-in-class education opportunities to patients receiving long-term ventilated care at the state-of-the-art facility in Al Ain.
The program curriculum, which was formulated keeping the academic, cognitive, physical, and emotional needs of children in mind, is focused on providing children with a platform that is inclusive and helps them seamlessly integrate into the formal schooling system, post treatment. A multidisciplinary team of specialized educators, child life specialists, occupational therapists and physiotherapists help make this program a success.
The ‘Tiny Treasures’ program runs three days a week and includes subjects such as Math, Language and Arts, while emphasizing on building the cognitive skills, fine and gross motor skills, social and emotional skills, sensory regulation and play skills.