Loures

In Loures there is the institution SIM PD - information and placement services for people with disabilities, together with this signed, the City Council of Loures in 2008 an Action Plan to implement the full participation of all citizens in society and to improve the social integration of people with disabilities. The Base for this action plan is the study "Othar e Pensar na deficiencia", which analyzed the situation of people with disabilities in Loures. The Action Plan is updated annually. The SIM provides comprehensive and integrated information about the rights, benefits and resources for people with disabilities, assists them in finding appropriate solutions to their situation and provides citizens with disabilities and their respective families with everyday needs and integration into all areas of society.