The Disabled People’s Association (DPA) advocates on behalf of and with persons with disabilities (PWD) to engage with stakeholders, policy makers and other interested parties and ensure PWD are involved in the consultation, implementation and evaluation of policies and programs that affect PWD.
DPA aims to create awareness about as well as engage people—with or without disabilities—in discussions about disability through public education, training, consultative services, research and advocacy.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association Singapore (MDAS) is a self-help organisation which is focused on empowering people with Muscular Dystrophy. MDAS focuses on providing care and support to those with Muscular Dystrophy, provide health and public education as well as support medical research.
In view of the challenges faced by people with Muscular Dystrophy and their families, MDAS aims to render its fullest support by extending its membership privileges to all children, youth and adults with Muscular Dystrophy.