Category Archives: Organization

REDI: Advocating for the Civil and Human Rights of People with Disabilities

The Network for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (REDI, acronym in Spanish) (in Spanish) is a non-profit organization based in Argentina that works towards the fulfillment of the civil and human rights of people with disabilities following a social … Continue reading

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REDI: Abogando por los derechos civiles y humanos de las personas con discapacidad

La Red por los Derechos de las Personas con Discapacidades (REDI) es una organización sin fines de lucro basada en Argentina que trabaja por el cumplimiento de los derechos civiles y humanos de personas con discapacidades siguiendo un modelo social, … Continue reading

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Self-care for People with Seasonal Affective Disorder

‘Tis the season for all things autumn – pumpkins, fall foliage, and cooler days and colder nights with fewer daylight hours. It also a time of year where individuals living in the northern United States may notice changes in their … Continue reading

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Autoatención para personas con trastorno afectivo temporal

Es la temporada para todo relacionado con el otoño – calabazas, follaje otoñal, y días más frescos y noches más frías con menos horas de luz. También es una época del año en la que las personas que viven en … Continue reading

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Come Together During Suicide Prevention Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and the week of September 5-11 is National Suicide Prevention Week. Suicide is a major public health concern and a leading cause of death in the United States (https://www.cdc.gov/suicide/facts/index.html). It is also preventable. The … Continue reading

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Grupo SALTO: Providing Support for Latinx Children with Disabilities and Their Families

Grupo SALTO (in Spanish) is a not-for-profit organization that was incorporated in 2005 in Illinois in response to the need for support for Latinx families in the Chicago area who have children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and whose primary … Continue reading

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Grupo SALTO: Proporcionando apoyo a los niños latinos con discapacidades y sus familias

Grupo SALTO es una organización sin fines de lucro que fue incorporada en 2005 en Illinois en respuesta a la necesidad de apoyo para familias latinas en el área de Chicago que tienen niños con trastornos del espectro autista (TEA) … Continue reading

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Spanish Federation of Prosthetic Orthotists: Uniting People with Disabilities and Prosthetic and Orthopedic Professionals

The Spanish Federation of Prosthetic Orthotists (FEDOP, Spanish acronym) (in Spanish) is the first state-level federation in Spain that brings together orthopedic professionals, manufacturers, and distributors and represents all professionals related to orthopedics in national and international forums. FEDOP is … Continue reading

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La Federación Española de Ortesistas Protesistas: Uniendo a las personas con discapacidad y a los profesionales de la ortopedia y la prótesis

La Federación Española de Ortesistas Protesistas (FEDOP) es la primera federación estatal de España que reúne a profesionales, fabricantes y distribuidores de ortopedia, y representa a todos los profesionales relacionados con la ortopedia en foros nacionales e internacionales. FEDOP también … Continue reading

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The Seville Spina Bifida Association: Supporting People with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus and Their Families

The Seville Spina Bifida Association (ASEB, Spanish acronym)  (in Spanish) was established on December 14, 1987, in Seville, Spain to promote the care for children and adults with disabilities, especially those affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus, in the fields … Continue reading

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