HABILIS (private) is a an organization specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents and young adults with special educational and mental health needs. Our center serves children and adolescents with a range of developmental and sensory deficits as well as mental health difficulties. We provide speech therapy, psychiatric, occupational therapy, educational remediation and counseling to individuals with special needs and their families. Our experience places us at the center of an ecosystem of agencies and services with the individual at its center providing an integrated model of service delivery. Habilis is also mindful of technological innovations that may be used to assist our clients in dealing with everyday problems and has been very active in assisting technology companies in providing services and products to special needs populations.
The National University of Ireland (NUI), Galway is the largest and oldest university based in the west of Ireland, employing in excess of 2,000 staff with a 17,000 strong student population. NUI Galway is a research-led University and has an overall ranking of 284th in the QS world university rankings for 2013 and 314 in the Times Higher Education world rankings for 2013/2014. Its research & teaching infrastructure is well established, of world calibre and strongly supported. In the past ten years alone, the University invested in excess of €400 million. In 2013, University income exceeded €220,000 million of which over €50 million was from externally funded research - in excess of €50 million from FP7 including successes in ERC, Marie Curie, Cooperation and Capacities programmes. NUIG is also the home of the Irish Centre for Autism and Neurodevelomental Disabilities (ICAN), which is a centre of excellence dedicated to the generation and dissemination of research, which aims to improve the lives of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. The centre focuses on intervention-based research, which addresses the core skills deficits and co-morbidity issues in children with ASD.
Athlitikos Syllogos Pera (Athletic Club Pera) was founded in 1923. It has over 1.000 members, which with the guidance of most qualified coaches are practicing on standard training programs in the sectors of Table Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Swimming, Tennis and Chess. Our club is the one that has won the most Hellenic Championships in Table Tennis over the last 40 years.
- 18 Hellenic Championships in the A1 National Men's Championship with a 2-time impressive
- 8 Greek Cups / Men
- 6 Hellenic Championships in A1 National Women's Class
- 6 Greek Cups / Women
- 2 times winning all titles in men and women (A1 league, Greek Cup and Attica Cup)
- Participation of our athletes in the national teams of Greece
- Participation of our teams in European championships
- The first Greek club that reached the final four at the European Championship Cup A.C PERA is based in a privately-owned headquarters (40, Poseidonos street, P. Faliro, Athens) and operates administrative, training and competition at the indoor Byzantine Sports Center.
BEYOGLUSPOR KULUBU DERNEGI was founded in1893 with the name "Hermes of Pera". In the early 10's, it was renamed “Pera”, but in 1923 the name “Beyoğlu Spor” prevailed because it got the name of the district “Beyoglu” in Istanbul. Beyoğluspor started its activities with football and gymnastics. Over the year’s basketball, volleyball, athletics, table tennis, weightlifting and boxing have been added to the club's activities. Many of club’s sections managed to distinguish in various competitions. Men's volleyball team, for example, has been one of the tops in Turkey in the 1940s and 1950s, and has also won the first place in the Turkish championship. The soccer team ranked fifth in the 1945 local championship of Istanbul, and in the early 1960s it was in the Turkish Super League. Many athletes have also been distinguished at international Beyoğluspor always had a remarkable success in sports field, even since 1940, queues were created by people who waited to play outside the table tennis room. In table tennis Beyogluspor is one of the most historic and well-known sports club in Turkey. At table tennis Beyoğluspor first significant success, overlooking the various friendly matches, was achieved in 1943, which is the year when the official championships began, and Beyoğluspor conquers the title of Istanbul Champion. From 1943 until today, it prepares table tennis athletes. It’s athletes in double and individual table tennis competitions have won many tournaments and championships of table tennis in various categories. In particular, the club has won 12 times the title of Turkish champion in men and 5 times in women. An athlete from the club has been declared a 2-time champion in the Mediterranean Games of table tennis. A second athlete of the club has been named third in the European Youth Championship of table tennis.
Politistikos Athlitikos Syllogos Onisilos Lakatamias is a Sports Club in the Lakatamia area with main sport Table Tennis. The main object of the club is to assist as many children or young people to meet the great world of sports. With the interaction with the sports, the coaches try to give to the young people all the required support in order to enhance the feeling of team work and cooperation in order to be able to overcome the difficulties of life. Its object is that the young people via the sports will avoid bad things. In its fully equipped club many children are trained within the day under the control of Professional Coaches. We give the possibility to all children to enhance their character and develop them. The club is participating in the 1st Division of the Cyprus League of Men and Women. Moreover, it participates on all the tournaments that are organized in Cyprus with good results. Many of its athletes are Members of the National Team of Cyprus. Onisilos’ club practicing reange from 5 to 65 years old, both men and women. Many of the Club’s Athletes have managed to get 1st Places in Cyprus in their age categories.
The Lovaas Foundation is a clinical, training and research center that offers early and intensive behavioral intervention programs for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our intervention program is a replica of the intervention model developed by Dr. Ivar Lovaas, at the Faculty of Psychology of the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), USA, over more than 35 years of clinical and research experience. applied, and known as the “UCLA Young Autism Project”.
Lovaas Foundation cares for children diagnosed within the autism spectrum (ASD) . The intervention program is comprehensive (covers all areas of the child's development). It is aimed at improving both intellectual and verbal, academic, game, autonomy and socialization skills. We pursue the goal of taking advantage of all possible learning opportunities in the child's daily life, so that -just as the typical child does- he can benefit from any environment, family, educational or playful, in which he finds himself.
The Foundation offers an early and intensive one-on-one behavioral intervention for children residing in the Barcelona area and in the rest of the national territory, even covering some European countries (France, Italy and Belgium). This means that we work individually with each child between 20 and 40 hours a week using Work Procedures based on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA –Applied Behavior Analysis-). The intervention takes place both in home and educational contexts, balancing the time in each context according to the abilities and age of the child.
The Cyprus Certification Company (CCC) is a Government-owned Certification Organization founded in 2001 and operating as a private company with the Government being its only shareholder. It is managed by a 7-member Board, which comprises of representatives from the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism as well as from organizations of the private sector such as the Cyprus Employers and Industrialist Federation, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Technical Chamber, the Academia and the Consumers Association. CCC operates in the field of certification of management systems, certification of training programs and training and exam centers, inspection of playgrounds and playground equipment, inspection of lifts, product certification, CE marking etc. CCC also operates a training center approved by the relevant government body (the Human Resource Development Authority - HRDA) and provides training in relevant to its services subjects, and also in specialized areas as those arise from the industry’s needs.
Founded in 1985, Omega Technology is an experienced and well known IT provider company in Greece. The Company serves Greek public bodies, enterprises and other organizations with technology and services made possible by its 34 years of experience. Its solutions include e-learning, virtual reality applications, assisted living solutions, tailor-made applications for people with disabilities, as well as e-commerce applications, document and knowledge management systems. The company is also offering a broad range of management and services including consulting, research and development, digitization, annotation and preservation of content, hardware supply and technical support. The company’s research department is active in the R&D arena, in close cooperation with Academia and Research Institutes, running several R&D projects and market validation projects.