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 …

Executive Director

Posted by: Web Master | Posted on: July 8, 2016 Disabled Persons’ Association of Bhutan would like to announce the vacancy for the post of Executive Director. The appointment of Executive Director shall be for the period of five years and may be renewed based on performance. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA A candidate shall: 1. Be a Bhutanese citizen; 2. Have a …

‘Nothing about us without us’

Disabled Persons’ Association of Bhutan (DPAB) was founded by group of persons with disabilities  and is registered under Civil Society Organization Authority (CSOA) since 2010 under the Royal Patron of His Royal Highness Prince Namgyel Wangchuck. With the vision to be ‘an inclusive society that recognizes, respects and promotes the rights and needs of all persons with disabilities in Bhutan’ …

Medical Allowance

One of the objectives of establishing the Association is to provide equal access of health services to the people with disabilities in the country. In Bhutan, the healthcare system is free to all citizens and thus health deteriorating factors could be less. However, due to poverty among the people with disabilities in rural areas, they are unable to avail free …