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World Health Organisation release disability considerations during the COVID-19 outbreak

The WHO has warned that unless Governments and communities take action, discrimination against people with disabilities could increase during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Vacancy: Operations Manager at EASPD

EASPD is looking for an Operations Manager who can be a key part of the management team and oversee internal & external communications, events, finances and HR management.

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EASPD Webinar: Adapting services for persons with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic

Held on the 1st April, EASPD's webinar will will bring together experts and local service providers from China, Spain and Malta who will present and discuss their response to the COVID-19 crisis.

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Together is better

We have seen how the whole world has been affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, as this virus does not discriminate. Now more than ever it is time to stick together and support one another.

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Last publications

Key recommendations on the European Disability Strategy post 2020

In light of the current negotiation of the future European Disability Strategy, EASPD has published its recommendations to enable support and social care services help realise the full implementation of the UNCRPD across Europe

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Event report release: The EU Investment Plan - Investing in Social Care & Support

Following our joint conference with the European Policy Centre (EPC), on the EU Investment Plan and investing in social care and support, the EPC has published its ev

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Press releases


EASPD strongly urges the European Union to develop a coordinated response to counter the social impact of the COVID-19, with a dedicated focus on the care and support needs of persons with disabilities, older persons, children, homeless people and other persons with support needs and their families.


The European Association of Service Providers for persons with Disabilities (EASPD) welcomes the initiatives of the European Commission in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, yet, is concerned about the lack of provisions for the social care and support sector.


On 5th-6th March EASPD and its partners co-hosted the fourth annual EURECO Forum, to discuss how we can achieve inclusive healthcare services for persons with disabilities.