The History of YCHI
YCHI established by Mr. and Mrs. Nila Zulfikar Alimuddin Susanti, knowing how hard the challenges of taking care of their second son Rayhan Iftikar the syndrome that bears autistic disorder. Therefore, they promised to dedicate mind, energy, and financial them to help special needs children from underprivileged families.
The foundation called Love Hope Indonesia because of the love YCHI want to give hope to parents of children with special needs who previously could not even imagine how to provide treatment to their child.
For more than 4 years of existence, YCHI many challenges and learning gain. Thanks to the help of donors, volunteers and teamwork, YCHI now has 7 SNETS in 5 cities. The clinic provides treatment to special needs children from poor families for free.
Although initially YCHI started at the initiative of Mr. and Mrs. Nila Zulfikar Alimuddin Susanti, but in perjalananya some professionals such as psychologists, therapists, doctors and volunteers to join the foundation moves. Mr. and Mrs. Nila Zulfikar Alimuddin Susanti believe that there will be a lot of friends, and the general public that will support the growth YCHI as an institution that aspires to provide the best treatment for children with special needs.
YCHI Autism Center is a nonprofit institution to bring more hope to the nation of Indonesia in the handling of ABA -based autism child ( Applied Behavior Analysis.)
For more than four years since it was founded YCHI Autism Center formerly known by YCHI / ACI ( Autism Care Indonesia ) focus on providing therapeutic services, counseling and free asassement to special needs children from economically disadvantaged families. In perjalananya we find many problems in the world of autism that are not directly related to financial issues. Things like understanding autism itself, therapeutic methodology, understanding of the ABA, the availability of therapy, shadow teachers in inclusive schools, the ability of the school to build infrastructure in building inclusive schools, the use of IEP curriculum, etc..
Learn these things, YCHI Autism Center that focuses initially helped families can not afford, is now determined to develop a variety of programs that can contribute to the problems above . One form of commitment do YCHI Autism Center is working with the Global Autism Project , where the cooperation is not only technical capabilities YCHI Autism Center developed but also the ability YCHI Autism Center as an organization to build themselves a better future so they can make greater contributions for Indonesia .
To strengthen the understanding and development of the science YCHI Autism Center also encourages research activities related to the world of autism and ABA. For that YCHI Autism Center and the Global Autism Project formed a partnership with the University of Massachusetts Boston*. Commitment to strengthen the handling of child development in Indonesia autism YCHI program provides scholarships for BCBA and ABA S2.
YCHI hopes to hold all parties and communities to work together for the success of the program of work YCHI bring more hope to the banga Indonesia in the treatment of children autism.
* in the legal process