8 participants standing in the Muneeba center infront of DEEN banner holding their Ramadan crescent moon art work along with yellow ballons. Six females and two males.
One male staff sitting outdoors on the right side offering shakers to the participant. Male participant being offered shakers is in manual wheelchair in the middle with female participant holding a duff sitting beside him on a bench.
Male participant holding a coloring book showing his work of the mandala he colored.

DEEN Support Services is a registered Canadian charity founded by Muslims with Disabilities

DEEN operates a number of programs & services in Mississauga, Ottawa and Scarborough and serves all individuals with disabilities regardless of religion, language and culture.

Our Mission

Advancing community inclusion by offering culturally and spiritually relevant services for families and individuals living with disabilities.

Our Vision

A society that meets the social, cultural and spiritual needs of individuals with disabilities and their families.

Our Values

Our core values are: human dignity, transparency, accountability, inclusivity, collaboration, diversity, accessibility, creativity and spirituality.

Meet the Team.

The DEEN Leadership and Staff team are professionals dedicated to disability rights.

Rabia Khedr: Smiling with light peachy pink hijab and grey sweater with light grey background, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Rabia Khedr

Chief Executive Officer

Azhar Karim: Smiling with dark background wearing navy coat with light blue dress shirt and striped blue/grey tie, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Azhar Karim

Director of Finance & Admin

Zainab Khan: Smiling with a light grey background, wearing light pink hijab and glasses, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Zainab Khan

Director of Programs & Facility

Sakina Hussain

Marketing and Innovations Manager

Faiza Hashmi: Smiling with lake and mountain view background wearing black jacket and red hijab, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Faiza Hashmi

Program Manager – Ottawa

Rafia: Smiling wearing pink hijab and glasses with black background, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Rafia Haniff-Cleofas

Program Manager – Scarborough

Our Board

The DEEN Board of Directors is composed of individuals and families living with disabilities.

Soraya: Smiling looking at camera with a black background with shoulder length hair and a multicolored top , picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Soraya Mohammed

Chair

Omar: Smiling looking at camera with a black background, with blue printed dress shirt and blue framed glasses, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Omar Mansour

Vice Chair

Nazar: Smiling at camera, with black background. Wearing a patterned dress shirt that is brown, maroon and dark blue, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Nazar Ahmed

Treasurer

Suda: Smiling looking at camera, with black background. Wearing a light pink hijab and light pink top as well, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Suda Banafunzi

Secretary

Our Advisory Council

The DEEN Advisory Council provides guidance and support in addressing disability issues in the community.

Sheikh Abdalla Idris Ali: Smiling, black and white picture. Has some facial hair, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Sheikh Abdalla Idris Ali
Shaykh Imran Ally: Light colored background, looking at camera, wearing light brown hat, grey framed glasses, dark coat with a pin and has a short beard without mustache, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Shaykh Imran Ally
Imam Zijad Delic: Smiling, blue grey background, wearing a coat with blue dress shirt and blue tie, mic infront of mouth. Has a stubble beard, picture is up to the shoulders.
Imam Zijad Delic
Sh. Jaffer: Light coloured background that are curtains. Wearing white hat, and light tan colored top with white under. Black framed glasses and short beard. Picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Sheikh Jaffer H. Jaffer
Ingrid: Wearing light tan hijab, with dark blue and white top, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Dr. Ingrid Mattson
Imam Tarek: Light background with white hat, short beard/goatee, glasses and white top, picture is up to just below the shoulders.
Imam Tarek Abu Noman Mohammad
Sr. Shahina: Light background, wearing dark blue hijab, with glasses. Picture is up to the shoulders.
Sr. Shahina Siddiqui’
Dr. Hamid: Light background, wearing red hat, short beard, wearing black coat with light dress shirt and black tie. Picture is up to the shoulders.
Dr. Hamid Slimi