Towards independent living

De-institutionalisation and the role of families as carers of persons with disabilities

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The EESC Thematic Study group on Disability Rights is organising a public hearing on 16 September 2021.

The aim of the hearing is to discuss the challenges of the transition from institutional to community-based support for persons with disabilities(de-institutionalisation) as well as the role played by families as their carers.

Your participation and input are most welcome!