13 local initiatives of the project “Improved social services for people with disabilities” are at the moment at the stage of completion of their projects. Primary organizations are testing different services using intersectoral and interdepartmental cooperation and are constantly lobbying for continuation of work of their local initiatives after the end of the project. Thereupon, […]
On November 30, 2017 grand opening of inclusive playground was held in the territory of Novopolotsk Centre for Corrective and Developing Training and Rehabilitation. Equipment was designed and manufactured by “100 games” LLC (Belarusian company). It was the idea of Novopolotsk primary organization of NGO “BelAPDIiMI” to create an inclusive playground.
Craftsmanship is one of the activities which doesn’t demand additional costs and a long list of documents necessary for registration. It is becoming more and more popular in Belarus. Craftsmanship is of great importance for people with disabilities who experience difficulties in finding a job in a free labour market because of the medical indications […]
A local initiative “Accessible profession for the youth from the countryside” has started being implemented in Volozhin within the framework of the project “Art for inclusion of people with disabilities (extension: improved social services for people with disabilities” since September 2017. The project is being implemented with the support of the U.S. Agency for International […]
A new clothing line designed by Tatiana Efremova was showcased at Belarus Fashion Week on October 28, 2017. The event was organized with the support of NGO “Belarusian association of assistance to children and young people with disabilities” within the framework of the project “Access to information for people with disabilities or Easy-to-read language”. NGO […]
The participants of the local initiative “Together towards independent living» and the specialists participated in an off-site practical lesson within the framework of the project “Art for inclusion of people with disabilities (extension: improved services for people with disabilities”. A trip to visit the initiative “Our future is in our hands” located in Zhitkovichi was […]
Smorgon primary organization of NGO “BelAPDIiMI” is called “Light of hope”. It has been implementing a local initiative “All the obstacles can be overcome” since March 2017 within the framework of the project “Art for inclusion of people with disabilities (extension: improved social services for people with disabilities)” with the support of the U.S. Agency […]
What do we need to know about our rights? How to voice our rights? These questions are always of current importance, especially for persons with intellectual disabilities. Pavlína Mroczkowská told SocNews.by about her experience in the field of self-advocacy. Pavlína is a special pedagogue who provides consultations in the Association for support of people with […]