About Callan Services
Statement of Purpose
What is Callan Services
The Network of Callan Services is the largest provider of services to children and adults with disabilities in Papua New Guinea. It is a leading disability rights, advocacy and representative Network of and for all people with disability in Papua New Guinea, with a particular focus on inclusive education and training.
We are a national, cross-disability Network. We attempt to respond to the needs of people with all kinds of disability, led by Callan Services National Unit, a faith-based development organisation that shares the liberating heart of God through "Respect, Presence, Compassion and Justice", ensuring, the that persons with disabilities are equipped to participate socially, academically and economically in their local communities.
The gift of COMPASSION and may ultimately call us to act and speak alongside persons with disabilities as they strive for JUSTICE and for the ideals described in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which will provide all of them with the privilege and gift of living.