No. NGO Agencies
1 Aids Action and Research Group School of Social Sciences Universiti Sains Malaysia 11800 Penang


Contact Person

•Activities include AIDS education and awareness campaigns, seminars/ workshops, training courses as well as research and counselling service •Mon-Fri 8.00am-5.00pm •A multi-ethnic reform NGO dedicated to justice, freedom and solidarity •Publishing Aliran Monthly to raise public awareness on important issues affecting Malaysians •Conducting religious talks/workshops/ seminars

(O/F) 04-656 5984 Prof Madya (E) Dr Ismail Baba (W)


Aliran 103, Medan Penaga 11600 Jelutong, Penang

(O) 04-658 5251 (F) 04-658 5197 (E) (W)

P. Ramakrishnan (President)


Angkatan Belia Islam Malaysia (ABIM) 2157, Tingkat Sungai Gelugor 8 11700 Gelugor, Penang Buddhist Tzu Chi Merit Society 316, Jalan Macalister 10450 Penang Che Hoon Khor Moral Uplifting Society 360, Jalan Macalister 10450 Penang

(O/F) 04-657 6131 (E) (W) (O) 04-228 1013 (F) 04-226 1013

Nur Binti Zhari (Pengarah)


•Provides financial aid, home visits •Running dialysis centre, palliative home care, free clinic, kindergarten, books & café shop etc Datin Ooi Ah Aing (President) •Providing child care centre and kindergarden •Conducting religious talks/workshops/ seminars •Ensuring the right of every consumer to basic needs such as food, housing, health care, sanitation facilities, public transport, education and a clean environment •Fighting for fair prices and good quality products and services


(O) 04-226 2034 (F) 04-226 4643 (E)


Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) No 10, Jalan Mesjid Negeri 11600 Penang

(O) 04-829 9511 (F) 04-829 8109 (E) (W)

Hj. SM Mohd Idris (President)


D'home Mental Health Association 11A-6-5 NB Place Jalan Gottlieb 10350 Penang

(O) 04-2291111 (F) 04-2297777 (E) (W)

•Provides support, guidance and education for carers and family of the mentally ill •Helps recovered patients re-integrate into the workforce

Source: Women's Centre for Change (WCC), 2008 (W) www. bird watching etc •Talks on nature and environmental issues •Mon-Sat (O/F) 04-227 3673 (E) Kanda Kumar (Chairman) 13 Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) Penang Branch 673-B.young children and their mothers through the protection and promotion of International Codes and Resolutions •Offers courses and programmes on theology and counselling 9 Friends of the Penang Botanic Gardens Society 673A.8 Friends of the Earth (Sahabat Alam Malaysia) Annelies Allain (Director) (O) 04-881 1245 (F) 04-881 1995 (E) info.hindusangam. youth & social welfare department •Service Centre: Sat 3.mbts.foe-malaysia.pemadam. Jalan Scotland 10450 Penang Mohd Nizam Mahshar (Coordinator) •To educate the public on the need for ecologically sound development •To assist communities which have been adversely effected by development •To advocate for a development model that is ecologically sustainable. (W) www.00pm-6.00am-11.00pm •For food (W) (W) Jalan Kebun Bunga 10350 Penang (O/F) 04-227 9915 (E) botanika@tm. Box 19 10700 Penang 12 Malaysian Baptist Theological Seminary 40 religious classes etc •Divided into old age & funeral •To improve the health and well-being of babies. Mukim 17 Batu Feringhi. scientific research and conservation of plants and the environment •Services include preaching. Lintang Delima 15 Island Glades 11700 Penang (O) 04-659 6930 (F) 04-227 5705 (E) 10 Hindu Sangam 765C Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah (O/F) 04-229 0670 Mr. medical (O) 04-826 4524 (F) 04-828 8118 (W) (W) (W) www. Jalan Kebun Bunga 10350 Penang 14 PEMADAM No. 2008 . Latiffah Bee •Running recreational activities eg hiking. 11 International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) P.30am •To promote. 11100 Penang (F) 04-890 7291 (E) ibfanpg@tm.mbts@gmail. create awareness on drugs issues •Counselling provided Source: Women's Centre for Change (WCC). socially just and fulfills the human needs of the majority •To increase public appreciation and education of plants and the environment •Promotes horticultural Murugiah Mohan (H/P) 016-444 9246 (Welfare Chairman) (E) penang@hindusangam.

Taman Western 10450 Penang 20 Pertubuhan Kebajikan Islam Malaysia (PERKIM) No 239 Jalan Burmah 10350 Pulau Pinang 21 Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram Penang) 85. Lau Shu Shi (Coordinator) (O) 04-228 8211 (F) 04-228 9094 (E) Dato' Hj Noor Md Backer (Chairman) •Enhancing Dakwah activites & the knowledge of Islam •Providing assistance and care to the needy •Human rights organisation working for a senior citizen & Christian work. empowering the marginalized. just and sustainable society •Monitors. 2008 .com (W) www. documents. Officer) (O) 04-227 3405 (F) 04-228 3870 (H/P) 012-574 1188 (E) •Runs community services for the deaf.pohd. education & training etc Source: Women's Centre for Change (WCC).my (W) www.ymcapg.15 Penang Heritage Trust 26 Church Street 10200 Penang (O) 04-264 2631 (F) 04-262 8421 (E) phtrust@streamyx. Jalan Macalister (O) 04-228 9899 (F) 04-229 3528 Dr. hostel. female personnel of promoting justice and peace 16 Penang Office for Human Development (POHD) Pusat Keuskupan Katolik 290 Jalan Macalister 10450 Penang 17 Persatuan Isteri-isteri Pegawai Penjara (PERSIAP) Jabatan Penjara Jalan Penjara 10460 Penang 18 Persatuan Keluarga Polis Pulau Pinang (PERKEP) Jalan Penang 10760 Penang 19 Persatuan Melayu P. disabled.pht. exposes and opposes violations of human rights (O/F) 04-658 2285 (E) suarampg@suaram. Lorong Pekaka 5 Taman Desa Baru 11700 Gelugor 22 YMCA (W) www. wives and daughters (HP) 012-553 1740 (O) 04-227 3092 Pn Hjh Azizah Hj Md Daud (Deputy President) Dato' Seri Hj Md Yusuf Latif •Focusing on social aspects for Malays 18 years and above •RM1 for membership (O/F) 04-226 2699 (W) www. migrant workers. urban/rural poor ministries. Choong Sim Poey (President) •Taking on the challenge to preserve the heritage of Penang for future generations and to re-establish a cultural vibrancy for diverse communities •Organizing children. Penang Joachim Xavier (Human Dev. conduct religious classes etc (O) 04-222 1522 (F) 04-261 5054 Datin Wira Norah Bt Puteh (Chairperson) •Strengthen ties amongst policewomen. Nasimah (President) •To strengthen ties amongst wife of staff.Pinang J/K Hal Ehwal Kegiatan Wanita 69.

org. Box 126 34008 Taiping. Taman Supreme 56100 (W) www. Kuala Lumpur (O) 03-7981 9857 (F) 03 79814612 (H/P) 016-356 4045 Kenneth Wong •An office cum community centre where drugs & AIDS. Jalan 3/146.5 Off Jalan Kelang Lama 58100 Kuala Lumpur (O) 03-7987 0227 (O) 03-7981 2954 (H/P) 016-361 2870 Martin Balhetchet •A half-way home for male ex-prisoners & those discharged from drug rehab Malaysian Care Petros Community 11.mac. day care referrals & other services are provided to people who are discharged from prisons or involved with drugs. advocacy. people with special needs & services for community Malaysian Care Petros Residential Source: Women's Centre for Change (WCC). 4. education and training on HIV/AIDS 3 (O) 03-90582102 (F) 03-90584057 (E) mail@malaysiancare. Batu (W) www.5 Off Jalan Kelang Lama 58100 Kuala Lumpur 4 Malaysian Child Resource Institute (MCRI) No. Jalan 13/48A The Boulevard Shop Office Off Jalan Sentul 51000 Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Care 15. Metro Centre Bandar Tasik Selatan 57000 Kuala Lumpur Tel/Fax (O/F) 05-805 3129 (H/P) 016-629 2939 Contact Person Puspa (President) Remarks (O) 03-4045 1033 (F) 03-4042 6133 (E) contactus@mac. Jalan 2/98.OTHER NGOS IN MALAYSIA Prof. Jalan Pisang. 2008 . •To serve as a resource and referral centre for child-related issues •To promote alliances that work together for the welfare and well-being of children and their families (O) 03-9132 1748 (F) 03-9132 1035 (E) (W) http://mcr-inst. Dr. Adeeba (President) •Helpline counselling for HIV/AIDS. Perak 2 Malaysia AIDS Council 12. Jalan Pisang. shelter home. Batu 3.malaysiancare. Other NGO Agencies 1 Persatuan Guru-guru Tadika Malaysia •Services: Prison. assessment.

com 8 Tenaganita Wisma MLS 31. Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman 50100 Kuala Lumpur •Promoting and protecting migrant rights •Helpline is 24 hours 9 YMCA Kuala Lumpur 95 Jalan Padang Belia 50470 Kuala Lumpur •Initiates a wide range of activities including sports and fitness programmes. Siti (Direct number) 03-2616 5950 (O) 03-2697 3671 Dr Irene Fernandez (F) 03-2691 3681 (Director) (E) dw_actionline@yahoo. (O) 03-2287 9422 (F) 03-2287 8773 (E) mns@mns. 46050 Petaling Jaya (O) 03-7955 2680 Nora Murat (F) 03-7955 2682 Executive Director (E) Anthony Sebastian (President) •To promote the study. Menara Tun Razak Jalan Raja Laut 50350 Kuala (W) www.tenaganita. martial (W) http://mns. appreciation.suhakam.aimalaysia. and protection of Malaysia's natural heritage 6 (O) 03-2612 5600 Tan Sri Abu Talib Othman (F) 03-2612 5620 (Chairman) (E) humanrights@suhakam. 8 Avenue Jalan Sungai Jernih 8/1 Seksyen 8. children and youth Source: Women's Centre for Change (WCC).org (W) •Promoting awareness of and providing education relating to human rights •Advises and assists Government in formulating legislation and procedures Recommends necessary measures to be taken •To inquire into complaints regarding infringements of human rights •Reporting on child abuse 7 Teledera (Hotline) 1800-88-3040 educational and enrichment courses.5 Malaysian Nature Society JKR 641Jalan Kelantan Bukit Persekutuan 50480 Kuala Lumpur Suruhanjaya Hak Asasi Manusia Malaysia (SUHAKAM) Tingkat (Helpline) 012-335 0512/ 012-339 5350 (O) 03-2274 1439 (F) 03-2274 0559 (E) ymcakl@ymcakl. senior citizens and deaf development programmes & hostel •A worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights 10 Amnesty International Malaysia A-3-3A. 2008 (W) (W) www.

psthechildren. Bangunan GB intervention and treatment of Child Sexual Abuse. 2008 Source: Women's Centre for Change (WCC).jaring. Selangor (O/F) 03-7968 5415 (E) komasjj@pc. 46200 Petaling Jaya. 12 PS The Children 2nd Arul Prakkash (Coordinator) •Producing and popularizing creative media for community and public education •Organizing process of the marginalized communities through a rights based approach •Empowerment with the poor and marginalized community towards the attainment of human rights in Malaysia. Jalan PJS 1/46 Taman Petaling Utama 46150 Petaling Jaya (O) 03-7784 4344/55 Madeleine Yong (F) 03-7784 4322 (Director) (E) protect@psthechildren.11 Community Communications Centre (KOMAS) (W) www. through popular communication approaches •Focuses on the (W) www.komas. Jalan 52/18. 66C.

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