14 Jan 2015
8 Jan 2015
8 Dec 2014
European Disability Forum. EDF is an independent NGO run by persons with disabilities and their families that represents the interests of 80 million Europeans with disabilities. The conference was held in Brussels and entitled ‘Building together a barrier-free Europe’.
5 Dec 2014
Children in long-term foster care are more likely to be troubled about where they belong if they have found the ambiguous loss of parents difficult to resolve, according to a new report.
27 Nov 2014
and York. The aim is to produce solid evidence to help professionals, carers and adopters make sure children have the best possible childhood and become happy and productive adults. It is funded by the British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF) Scotland.
18 Nov 2014
Roy Sainsbury to speak at European Commission conference in Brussels to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Every year the European Commission together with the European Disability Forum celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (3rd December) with a conference. This year the theme is of employment and accessibility. Roy Sainsbury will be giving a plenary address at the conference. The talk will be about his work, together with Edmund Coleman-Fountain, as part of the DISCIT project 'Making persons with disabilities full citizens'.