Nong Pheung (Northern Center of The Foundation for the Welfare of the Mentally Retarded of Thailand

DBF has had a major commitment to this long-established residential facility for 25-40 children with more severe intellectual and developmental disabilities. Since 2011, Montessori activities, occupational therapy and speech therapy have been conducted there by Foundation staff twice a week, and computer-assisted learning sessions are facilitated by a staff member 3-4 afternoons weekly. A group of children are also brought to DBF 2-3 times a week for swimming and other activities.