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Sammanfattning : The introduction of personal assistance in Sweden in 1994 showed an ambition by policymakers to ameliorate the conditions of persons with extensive disabilities. The legislators expressed a vision of autonomy and integrity, and that persons with considerable disabilities should lead a life like others. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Personal assistance is a user-directed service that was founded by a section of the disability movement, namely the American Independent Living movement, in the late 1960s. Today, the concept and ideology of personal assistance services (PAS) has spread worldwide, and constitutes a part of the support system for people with disabilities in many countries. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Background: Swedish personal assistance for people with severe disabilities became a legal right in 1994. The support is completely financed by the government and with a few exceptions transferred to External assistance providers (EAPs). There are three types of EAP; the municipality (i.e. LÄS MER
4. Live life! : young peoples' experience of living with personal assistance and social workers' experiences of handling LSS assessments from a Child perspective
Sammanfattning : The Act Concerning Support and Services to Persons with Certain Functional Impairments, in which the provision of personal assistance (PA) is included, came into force in 1994. It paved the way for strengthened rights for people with disabilities, in which the overall intention was to give disabled people equal opportunities and enable full participation in society. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : In Sweden over the last twenty years, many people with developmental disabilities have chosen to move into their own apartments with different types of assistance. For most of them it has resulted in increased personal responsibility for household chores... LÄS MER