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Nonprofit in Jordan launched YouTube channel

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The Higher Council for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (HCD) on Sunday launched a YouTube channel to support people with intellectual disabilities and their families by ensuring access to a set of basic services amid the coronavirus lockdown that the country is experiencing.

The council, in coordination with platforms dedicated to the field of intellectual disability, has collected how-to videos related to skills development, speech therapy and maintaining acquired skills through guidance on using educational tools.

The new HCD resources for intellectual disability channel can be found at, according to a council statement carried by the Jordan News Agency, Petra.

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