Achieving change through inclusive and person-centred support for persons with disabilities
‘How can we make sure that support services respond to the individual needs of persons with disabilities and help them live included in the community? What kind of training & learning is necessary to make this happen?’
The New Paths to InclUsion Network brings together organisations of persons with disabilities, service-providers, universities and research centres from fourteen European countries and Canada whose common aim is to achieve change and support organisations to deliver community based and person-centred services for people with disabilities.
The Network builds on the legacy of the European project New Paths to Inclusion Network (2009-2011) which helped to advance Person Centred Planning and Practice in support services across Europe.
In May 2014, my colleague Vera Sokol had the opportunity to go to Belfast and meet a few of the members of EPSA. During the meeting several self-advocates gave their opinions and suggestions in relati [ ... ]
I have been a trainer of person centre practices for many years. The purpose of my work has always been to improve the quality of life for people with intellectual disabilities through listening to wh [ ... ]
Attended by New Paths to InclUsion Network partners, the meeting will provide a platform for organisations to explore ideas related to inclusion as well as to bring together opinions on past and futur [ ... ]
With the support of
the Lifelong Learning Programme
of the European Union.