Zentrum für Selbstbestimmtes Leben

Misson and activities:

political fight for:
equal rights for disabled people
independent living
direct person oriented financing
recognition of disability as a socio-political, rather than a medical issue

Our non governmental, non-profit, organization works at the national level.

We consider ourselves as part of the international Independent Living and Disability Rights Movement.

Our organization is 100% run, controlled and represented by disabled people.

We have expertise, or are interested in cooperating with other organizations, in the areas of:

Awareness raising.
Coalition building and networking.
Independent Living Skills Training.
International development and disability.
Legal aid.
Media work.
Peer support.
Sexuality and relationships.
Universal design.
We have cooperated with organizations in other countries before:
exchange of information with:
BIZEPS (Austria)
IL-Movement Germany

We have traineeships or volunteer positions that people with disabilities are welcome to apply for.

Contact us:

Contact person:Peter Wehrli
Phone:12 728 000
Home page is not working: - http://www.zslschweiz.ch/
Address:Röntgenstrasse 32

This entry added: Tuesday 3rd November 1998. (record #120) Changed: Sunday 17th April 2005.