Liputan6.com, Jakarta – Today, the struggle for the inclusion of people with disabilities so that they can have the same rights, including obtaining a decent job, continues. Despite this, human rights are still respected people with disabilities still not optimal.
However, one of the entrepreneurs involved in reflexology and medical care for families, Kokuo reflexology sees great potential for continued education of people with disabilities, especially the blind.
According to Kokuo Reflexology CEO Muhammad Noorrohim, since its establishment in 2003, the company has continued to provide employment opportunities, improve the quality of life of the community and actively participate in social programs that support the well-being of the blind community. .
“The current conditions of poverty and social inequality are no longer the responsibility of the government alone, but the responsibility of all of us. As a company that focuses on reflexology massage, Kokuo aims to engage with the blind community through training and skills provision, as well as employment,” Noorrohim said in a written statement on Sunday (11/2/2024).
“We want them to continue to be as highly competitive as ordinary people. Therefore, we continue to develop inclusive training procedures. There are currently 40 therapists. blind who joined Kokuo. “In the future, we will continue to open spaces for people with disabilities,” he continued.
Nurrohim explained that this is one of the most common types of disability in Indonesia. blind people more and more often experience difficulties in carrying out everyday mobility.
“However, their limited vision can actually give them an advantage in the form of a more acute sense of touch. This is what can ensure a special attraction for customers,” Nurrokhim concluded.