Journal article

With hope to help ourselves and others: The impact of Disabled People’s Organisations on the lives of persons with disability in Uttarakhand, North India

Michelle Leung, Alexandra Devine, L Singh, Nathan Grills, TW Yip

The Review of Disability Studies (RDS): An International Journal | University of Hawaii at Manoa, Center on Disability Studies | Published : 2019


This study conducted in Uttarakhand, North India aims to contribute evidence on the effectiveness of Disabled People’s Organisations in a low and middle-income context. Key domains reported by participants included: increased social connected-ness, personal development, livelihood, improved sense of community, and participation within the family