BENEFITING: GuideStar USA, Inc.
EVENT DATE: Jun 02, 2017
Although Indonesia has very humane Mental Health Act of 2014 and The Disability Act of 2016, but the hardfact is there are 57,000 people (Basic Health Research 2013 by Indonesian Ministry of Health) who chained up or isolated in a cage, or even in the wooden coffin-like box.
Yayasan Cahaya Jiwa (English: "Mental Light Foundation") is an organization that strive for the improvement of the quality of life of every people with mental health condition in the nation. The foundation is support the recovery and community model in mental health, that states people with such disorders should live within their family instead in the custodial-care like large mental institutions. There's no identical recoveries amongst the individu, every recovery journey is unique and meaningful to each person.
By support us to spread out the goodness of mental health, we, together, can set free the restraint ones as well as make the long-time inpatient in mental institutions to go home to where they belongs.