Disability Equality Training to the front line workers during pandemic emergency situations.

Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) are among the vulnerable population groups that are at disproportionate risk during public health emergencies. To ensure the COVID-19 response is inclusive and considers the needs of PWDs, the frontline workers are being equipped with knowledge and skills required to provide appropriate services to PwDs during rapidly evolving and uncertain times like these. A three-day Disability …

DPAB organized Psychological First Aid Trainings to PWDs.

Today, Disabled Persons’ Association of Bhutan organized a half-day training about Psychological First Aid on how to emotionally support our community especially during such pandemic of COVID 19 to the DPAB members, social workers and other relevant stakeholders who are working for the persons with disabilities in Bhutan. Participants were trained on how to prepare frontline service providers, with vital …