Fifteen special needs students and their teachers from the Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Collage, Prevocational program, were given a special movie treat courtesy of Mvision cinemas at the Empire cinema.
Mvision cinemas management said that this is one way that the cinemas can give back to the community, by providing wholesome entertainment to special groups of people in the country
The movie underlines the concept of friendship, and commradship as well as courage and valour in facing overwhelming odds, where through teamwork and cooperation as well as support from family and friends, we can do anything we set our minds to.
The movie was a great way to insert these concepts to the students, we thank our host, the Empire cinema to for their generous contribution, and sheding a happy smile for the prevocational students in SOAS collage, said Sirazuddin, home room teacher.
He said that pre vocational students comprises of students with down syndroms, autism, as well as other special needs. In the program the students are given life activities to help them develop their life skills as well as enhancing their knowledge and confidence in dealing with everyday life.