Person with a disability age memorial fund
We were founded in commemoration of International Year of Disabled Persons of 1981 (Showa 56).
By individual, group, contribution such as companies or subsidy of Yokohama-shi, there is fund of about 1.2 billion yen as of March 31, 2007, and much good will is sent.
This foundation performs the furtherance to activities such as investigation, study, the training, sports, recreation for social participation promotion of person with a disability, interchange circle as "Yokohama contact grant" of Yokohama-shi Council of Social Welfare from 2003.
Yokohama-shi Council of Social Welfare Yokohama-shi volunteer center (the outside site)
Each ward Council of Social Welfare (the outside site)
It is "person with a disability week" every year on December 9 from December 3.
One week from December 3 that was "international person with a disability day" to December 9 when "Declaration of Rights of person with a disability" was adopted in the United Nations was stipulated as "person with a disability week" by Basic Law for person with a disability revision of 2004 (Heisei 16).
We work on the spread enlightenment activity by the training or various public information so that right understanding and recognition about obstacle and illness spread out for social realization to be able to live a life that impaired people felt relieved in area in Yokohama-shi.