Welcome to the Rehabilim Trust
The Rehabilim Trust was set up in 1982 to raise funds for the "Pusat Rehabilitasi YAKKUM" centre in Indonesia. The Trust is now an Incorporated Society.
The Trust annually raises funds in New Zealand to assist the work of the Yogyakarta Centre and its sister organisation Yakkum Bali based in the village of Abiansemal outside of Denpasar.
Aims of the Pusat Rehabilitasi Yakkum (PRY)
The Pusat Rehabilitasi YAKKUM (The YAKKUM Rehabilitation Centre) aims:
"To assist in the rehabilitation of physically handicapped children and young adults IN ANY WAY which will eventually enable them to be independent, to work and become economically useful members of their families and communities”.
- Children had to come from the poorest of the poor families.
- Be physically disabled.
- Capable of being rehabilitated to become self sufficient
- Be under the age of 24 years old
- Not receiving assistance from another source.