Mission

Disability Studies in the Netherlands will demonstrably contribute to:

  • A good quality of life for people with disabilities, under their own direction and with opportunities to shape their own lives;
  • Appropriate participation of people with disabilities, with talents, skills and experiential knowledge optimally used;
  • An inclusive and welcoming society;
  • A research and development tradition in which people with disabilities (and / or their organizations) are highly involved in various roles;
  • All activities according to the principle: "Nothing about us, without us".