14 May 2013
EU 2020: Civil Society Organisations call for transparent and real participation in the European Semester
10 April 2013
EASPD published the Report on Users’ Involvement in Social Services
28 March 2013
EASPD, BAG:WfbM, Unapei and ETA present at the European Parliament their recommendations on the role of sheltered workshops for persons with disabilities in an inclusive Europe
04 March 2013
EASPD reaction to the Social Investment Package.
05 December 2012
EASPD and ENIL address an open letter to the Presidents of the European Council of the European Commission and of the European Parliament.
09 October 2012
Social Services Europe (SSE) organised a Roundtable at the European Parliament on “Delivering Positive Change: How social services contribute to smart, sustainable and inclusive growth”. Find out more about it in this press release.
19 September 2012
EASPD presented the booklet “The service providers’ role as human rights enablers in times of crisis” at the European Parliament during a hearing hosted by MEP Dieter Koch.
19 March 2012
EASPD, the European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities, welcomes and supports the Public Consultation with a view to a European Accessibility Act launched by DG Justice and Fundamental Rights.
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EASPD contribution to the consultation
7 February 2012
EASPD supports the inclusion of seniors with disabilities in society as part of its contribution to developments in the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations.
14 November 2011
EASPD celebrated its 15th anniversary at the European Parliament.
17 June 2011
EASPD wants mistreatment in residential care to end!
7 January 2011
Important breakthrough for the disability sector: European Union ratifies UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
8 December 2010
European Disability Strategy 2010-2020: Important achievement and missed opportunity
11 October 2010
EASPD warns: austerity measures endanger social services all over Europe.
26 July 2010
EASPD’s conference “Towards Community-based services – current realities and future challenges” on 7th and 8th October 2010. Building bridges in knowledge and practices across Europe.
4 May 2010
EASPD’s conference “What about me? Including the most excluded” on 3rd and 4th June 2010. The rights of persons with profound disabilities on the agenda.
3 May 2010
A step backwards for the UN Convention on the rights of Persons with disabilities and for Hungary: Constitutional Court against reform of legal status of persons with disabilities in Hungary
18 November 2009
A school for all: EASPD launches Dublin Manifesto on Inclusive Education
28 October 2009
EU-project final conference: Informal carers are undervalued dispite being crucial!
16 June 2009
More employment for persons with disabilities: EASPD agrees on Thessaloniki Declaration
5 April 2009
Implementation of the UN Convention: EASPD calls for an empowered High Level Group on Disability
23 March 2009
The project ImPaCT in Europe has been officially launched.
2 March 2009
Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities must not be victims of the
1 October 2008
Anti discrimination Directive - EASPD’s preliminary assessment of the proposal for a Council Directive on implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective of religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation.
23 September 2008
Lifetime archievement awards presented to Dr. Maria Bruckmüller and Mr. John O'Gorman