Category Archives: Organization

COCEMFE and the Inclusion of People with Disabilities in the Community

The Spanish Confederation of People with Physical and Organic Disabilities (COCEMFE, acronym in Spanish) (in Spanish) is a non-profit organization in Madrid, Spain that works towards the full inclusion and active participation of people with disabilities in all parts of … Continue reading

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COCEMFE y la inclusión de personas con discapacidades en la comunidad

La Confederación Española de Personas con Discapacidad Física y Orgánica (COCEMFE) es una organización sin fines de lucro en Madrid, España que trabaja hacia la plena inclusión y participación activa de personas con discapacidades en todas partes de la sociedad … Continue reading

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Ceapat – A Reference Center that Promotes Personal Autonomy for People with Disabilities

The State Reference Center for Personal Autonomy and Technical Assistance (Ceapat, acronym in Spanish) (in Spanish) was founded in April 1989 in Spain to offer quality social services to people in various situations, including people with disabilities, and their families. … Continue reading

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Ceapat – Un centro de referencia que promueve la autonomía personal para las personas con discapacidades

El Centro de Referencia Estatal de Autonomía Personal y Ayudas Técnicas (Ceapat) fue fundando en abril 1989 en España para ofrecer servicios sociales de calidad a las personas en varias situaciones, incluyendo a las personas con discapacidades, y sus familias. … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month, was established in 1948 by Mental Health America (formerly National Association for Mental Health) to raise awareness and educate the public about mental illness, living with these conditions, and strategies for maintaining mental health and wellness. … Continue reading

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Mes de Concientización sobre la Salud Mental

El Mes de Concientización sobre la Salud Mental fue establecido en 1948 por Salud Mental América (anteriormente Asociación Nacional para la Salud Mental) para crear conciencia y educar al público sobre la enfermedad mental, las personas viviendo con estas condiciones, … Continue reading

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CEAFA and Alzheimer’s Disease

The Spanish Alzheimer’s Disease Confederation (CEAFA, Spanish acronym) is a national non-profit organization that works to improve the quality of life of people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families. CEAFA represents about 300 local associations and 200,000 families and maintains … Continue reading

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CEAFA y la enfermedad de Alzheimer

La Confederación Española Alzheimer (CEAFA) es una organización nacional sin fines de lucro que trabaja para mejorar la calidad de vida de personas con enfermedad de Alzheimer y sus familias. CEAFA representa alrededor de 300 asociaciones locales y 200,000 familias … Continue reading

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Staying Connected: Maintaining your social networks while remaining physically distant

We are living through an unprecedented time. The world has not experienced a global pandemic to this extent since the influenza pandemic in 1918 (also referred to as the Spanish flu). Federal, state, and local guidelines specify that we should … Continue reading

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