CAPD provides support to Colombian disability organizations
that offer programs of integration, rehabilitation, and recreation
for people with disability. Our Colombian agents for this program
are FANDIC and ASODISPIE.
Click Here to see a video clip on the Integration program
COMMUNITY PARTNERS in the Integration Program
FANDIC - Bucaramanga
FANDIC provides therapy, education services and recreation for 40 children with disabilities, their siblings and their families in one of the poorest sectors of Bucaramanga. Mothers are taught to provide therapeutic exercise for their children and those who wish to earn income for the home can participate in small businesses such as the bakery.
FANDIC dance group delights audiences
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ASODISPIE - Piedecuesta
ASODISPIE is a Disabled People's Organization composed of 100 members with all types of disability, ages and both genders. They recently completed the construction of their new Centre and now have space for therapy, an arts & crafts program, and small business development.
ASODISPIE constructed a new building to provide services in rehabiliation,
Click here for ASODISPIE Facebook page
THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR 4th ANNUAL CAPD GALA!
Sponsors of the 2013 Gala are
listed on our SUPPORT page here.
FANDIC taught teachers methods for inclusion of children with special needs in the classroom.
The teacher of these primary school graduates received training from FANDIC on inclusion of special needs children.
This sturdy stroller base, constructed by ASODISPIE, is perfect for rural areas with unpaved roads.
A chair for the stroller was constructed in ASODISPIE with help from FANDIC, University of Santander and volunteers.