Al Noor Training Center for Children with Special Needs fee structure
2011-2012 - training costs per child are approximately AED 50,000 but Al Noor charges about AED 25,000 with the remainder being made up by sponsorship and fundraising activities. The Child Sponsorship Program was established to partly subsidise or fully subsidise children's tuition to assist families who cannot afford the fees.
Children aged 3-18 years old accepted.
All nationalities are considered for entry - both Emirati and expat residents.
03 April 2012
New website at www.alnoorspneeds.ae. Previous domain, www.alnooruae.org, forwards to new domain.
Email address updated to firstname.lastname@example.org. Previously email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org (unknown if still valid).
13 May 2007
Al Noor Center for Special Needs open at new location in Al Barsha.
Additional contact numbers for new location are +971-50-2868933, +971-50-9455971, or +971-50-9455972.
Fundraising fax is +971-4-3417275.
Old location (map) was near Spinneys in Umm Suqeim, with previous contact numbers tel +971-4-3946088 and fax +971-4-3946627.
28 September 2006
Waiting list of about 40 students in September 2006.
New building near Mall of the Emirates for 300 students under construction on land donated by Dubai government, building construction covered by Sheikh Mohammed.
Board of governors overseen by Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Chairman is Mr Khalid Al Halyan.
Training costs approximately 23,000 dhs per child per year but fees are subsidised with remainder coming from fundraising and Board of Governors.
Full name is "Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs" or "Al Noor Training Center for Children with Special Needs". Also referred to as "Al Noor Training Centre for Handicapped Children".
Sometimes called the "Al Noor Institute" which could be confused with the "Al Noor Cultural Institute" in Ras Al Khaimah (tel +971-7-2271339).
Schools in the same area as Al Noor Centre for Children with Special Needs