Turkish - Non-Governmental Organisations
AYDER DREAMS ACADEMY - KAS
The Dreams Academy is a social entrepeneurial project funded by UNDP (United Nations Development Program) and Turkey Vodafone Foundation. Dreams Academy, since 2008 has been providing a free of charge education and volunteering based services. The founder
AYDER (Alternative Life Association)has been playing an important role in Turkey for having a big social change on disability issue by implementing different projects such as “Diving is Freedom”,“Alternative Camp”, "Best Buddies" and “Reha İstanbul”.
The Dreams Academywith its dynamic program has turned into an permanent alternative academy of arts which prepares the socially excluded youngsters to a real life.
The Association of Turkish Travel Agencies
The Association of Turkish Travel Agencies is a professional organization having the status of legal person, established by Law in 1972. (The Law concerning Travel Agencies and the Association of Travel Agencies; Law No 1618,effective as of 28 September 1972)
In 1997, Alternative Camp developed in the Mediterranean with the motto "Diving is Freedom" and since then has led the field in diving for handicapped people from different groups. Alternative Camp is a volunteer effort that strives to establish a foundation for integration of handicapped people into the society through sports, education and vacation. Among its many goals is to create social awareness by bridging the gap between different disability groups, different age and gender groups and people of different cultures and languages.
Turkish Handicap Association
Website of the Turkish Handicap Association