SOCIAL PROGRAMMES OF THE ASSOCIATION OF PARAPLEGICS OF SLOVENIA

SPECIAL SOCIAL PROGRAMMES

socialni 1Alongside its primary activities the Slovenian Paraplegic Association also engages in the planning and execution of social programmes for persons with disabilities – that is paraplegics, quadriplegics as well as their family members – not provided by state authorities and public services. These programmes, however, are considered a vital element of social security necessary for the participation of paraplegics and quadriplegics in training, the labour market, an active lifestyle and social channels.
socialni 2The Association carries out special social programmes focusing on the meeting of specific needs of individual population segments which on a national level include: follow-up and social rehabilitation, personal assistance, elimination of architectural barriers and disability compensation, training and cultural activities and sports for persons with disabilities.