Here you will find the portal to guides specific to certain disabilities
A few numbers to start
Disability is a condition that affects us all directly or indirectly.
In fact, 20% of the population has a disability.
Surprising! 80% of disabilities are invisible. Often we don’t see them, but they can prove to be a daily challenge.
Concretely, what is a handicap?
Disability, a multitude of conditions
The handicap is much larger than you think. It groups together hundreds of conditions that can be grouped into 6 categories:
If we want to talk about disability, we must understand it in its plurality. Each condition is specific: it has its challenges and its strengths.
Perception of disability
Disability, even if it is invisible or light (in appearance), can be very hard to bear. The negative emotions or feelings linked to disability influence many choices in the personal and professional life of people with disabilities. They are not noticeable, but they are real, because it is often accepted that being disabled limits.
A different condition frequently involves 2 emotions: laughter and pity. It is accepted that a disabled person has a more difficult life than others. She will find it difficult to develop professionally and personally compared to a non-disabled person.
It is to overcome these perceptions that we believe it is important to act.