Category: Rehabilitation & Habilitation

Content on the right to access rehabiliation and habilitation services.
  • An Introduction to Korean Culture for Rehabilitation Service Providers
    • The purpose of this article is to provide recommendations to rehabilitation service providers in the U.S. for effectively working with people who hold traditional Korean values. PDF Fomat.
  • Center for International Rehabilitation
    • The Center for International Rehabilitation (CIR) is an organization that develops research, education and advocacy programs to improve the lives of people with disabilities internationally. Their mission is to assist people with disabilities worldwide in achieving their full potential.
  • Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) Forum
    • This is the web site for the CBR Forum. They play a proactive and promotional role in community-based rehabilitation of people with disabilities in India and in the inclusion of people with disabilities in community development programmes.
  • Disability and Rehabilitation WHO Action Plan 2006-2011
    • This document provides the overview of WHO's plan of activities for 2006-2011. PDF format.
  • Disability, Including Prevention, Management and Rehabilitation
    • This article gives the World Health Assembly's report urging member states to promote disability awareness and disability rights and stating that all governments should work to reduce risk factors contributing to disabilities.
  • Disability, Including Prevention, Management and Rehabilitation
    • An agenda item given by the World Health Organization at the World Health Assembly in 2005. The WHO includes a list of services it expects its members to provide for disabled citizens including better health services, special attention to youth and women disabled persons, and various forms of organizations for support. It promotes early intervention with disabilities and communal rehabilitation for those affected.
  • Disabled World
    • Disabled World provides free resources, information, and assistance. Read recent news and laws relating to disability issues worldwide or browse the Editorial Views and opinions in regards to health, health care, and news.
  • Physical Disability and Rehabilitation Policy Paper
    • This document addresses the issue of the medical and rehabilitative care of people with physical disabilities. PDF format.
  • Strategy
    • This serves as a guide to the mission of Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania. It describes the various strategies the organization employs to promote the rights and empowerment of persons with disabilities. PDF format.
  • World Report on Disability - Chapter 4: Rehabilitation
    • This document is the fourth chapter of the World Report on Disability. It examines typical rehabilitation measures, the need and unmet need for rehabilitation, barriers to accessing rehabilitation, and ways in which these barriers can be addressed. PDF format.