Employers' Education on the Employment of Adults with Down Syndrome

The project aims at creating educational material for employers about the employment of adults with Down syndrome. The purpose is to produce an educational set consisting of a Booklet and CD. The target group of the set is employers, directors in the workplace, service providers, job coaches, educators and advocacy groups and umbrella organizations.

Participating groups:

TURKEY: Damla Egitim Rehabilitasyon Bilgisayar Makine Imalati Sanayi Turizm Güvenlik Temizlik Ic ve Dis. Tic. Ltd. Sti., Sinop (Coordinator)


BELGIUM: Université de Liège, Faculté de Psychologie et des Sciences de l'Education, Départment des Sciences cognitives, Unité de Psychologie et de Pédagogie de la Personne handicapée, Liège

IRELAND: Cope Foundation, Cork

ROMANIA: AREAS - Asociatia Regionala de Educare a Adultilor Suceava, Suceava


November 3/4, 2010: Study Visit Belgium

May 26/27, 2011: Study Visit Austria

September 22/23, 2011: Study Visit Romania

June 13/14, 2012: Study Visit Turkey


This material was made within the project "Employers' Education on Employment of Adults with Down Syndrome" financed by the EU in the framework of the Life Learning Program - Grundtvig Partnerships. The content of this material doesn't necessarily represent the official position of the European Union.