About us

Association of paretns of children with disabilities “Vukovar butterfliees”

Association „Vukovar butterfliees“ is a provider of psychosocial support services for children with dissabilities.


The association is funded through projects and donations. In term to ensure continuous and quality work to our butterflies, you can come as a volunteer or give us financial support.

Addiko Bank

Account number 2500009-1101363619
IBAN: HR62 2500 0091 1013 6361 9


  • Neurofeedback
  • Educational rehabilitation
  • Sensory integration
  • Occupational therapy
  • Sports and recreation activities
  • Play therapy
  • Playroom
  • Brain Gym
  • Laser (QRI)
  • Tomatis
  • Assistive Communication Technology
  • Hippotherapy


Jelena Francišković
Master of psychology (mag. psych.) Neurofeedback practitioner, Tomatis practicioner
Antonija Leko
Occupational therapist (bacc. therap. occup.)
Marko Krajina
Physiotherapist, Emmet practitioner (bacc. physioth.), SI therapist
Andrea Mandić
Playgroups, Brain gym, laser (QRI)
Martina Milković
Physiotherapist (bacc. physioth.) Neurofeedback practitioner
Sara Babić
Physiotherapist (bacc. phsyioth.) Sport and recreational activities
Olja Redl
Physiotherapist (bacc. physioth.), SI therapist
Božica Perić Čajić
Master of educational rehabilitation (mag. rehab. educ.)
Maja Papst Milanović
Master of educational rehabilitation (mag. rehab. educ.)
Andrea Bradarić
Master of psychology ( mag.psych.), Play therapist
Barbara Augustinović
Speech Therapist (mag.logoped.)


Tamara Uglješić
Physiotherapist (bacc.physioth.)


The association aim is to promote the quality of life, medical and social care for children with developmental disabilities and their families. The association promotes the rights of children with disabilities through goals:

  • Continuous medical care and habilitation
  • Promoting equality of opportunity
  • Prevention of discrimination
  • Promoting and encouraging the inclusion of culture in society
  • Full participation in society according to their abilities
  • The acceptance of disability in society as part of human diversity
  • The rights of parents and appreciation circumstances
  • Implementation of education and socialization of children with disabilities


The association is a provider of continuous habilitation care. For this purpose association engages experts of relevant areas and promotes education.

  • establishing and maintaining cooperation with parents of children with developmental disabilities, professionals, institutions and organizations at home and abroad;
  • inform members and the public about the problems of children with developmental disabilities and their families;
  • encourage the development of the necessary institutions (eg kindergartens, educational institutions and working with custom applications, integration institutions, medical institutions, etc.);
  • organization of programs for children with disabilities in collaboration with experts (cultural and sports activities, games, etc.);
  • organization of expert meetings, conferences, seminars, etc .;
  • promotion of education and professional training of persons working with children with disabilities;
  • cooperating with the local community (other associations, Polytechnic in Vukovar-study physiotherapy) for the purpose of organizing volunteering with the aim of encouraging the inclusion of culture in the society of the future expert-promoters.
  • organizes activities social events in the Association (playrooms, workshops, entertainment, etc.) for the socialization of children.
  • publishing activity in accordance with the objectives and tasks of Association (information, cooperation on translation and literature etc.);
  • collection and distribution of humanitarian aid;
  • manufacture and sale of souvenirs
  • work on other tasks in order to improve and develop the quality of life of children with developmental disabilities and their families.