Disability supporters training held in Kumamoto Prefecture

September 21, 2014

The study session of the "Disability Supporters" was held in the Kumamoto City Office Annex in Kumamoto Prefecture, a part of Japan's southern island, on September 20. 

The City began the program last year to make  the city accessible to persons with disabilities to live easily.

About 70 persons participated aiming at understanding what the disabled person needs usually before their practice.

They listened to the lecture of a city person's in charge, viewed DVD, and studied the characteristic of various disabilities, such as visual impairment and hearing loss, the support method, etc.


Japanese source:
http://mainichi.jp/area/kumamoto/news/20140921ddlk43040220000c.html

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