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About Synstraff

Synstraff is a meeting place in Nacka, Sweden, and the Internet to visually impaired and physically disabled which was created in September 2009 by the visually impaired in the non-profit organization Spånga Blåband and Erik Lindberg as its president.

Our policy is to promote the integration of the visually impaired in everyday life and in the labor market.

Synstraff wants to help with the following four main parameters:

  • Help and advice with the computer
  • Tips and advice customized to meet the specific needs of a particular group
  • Advice concerning the choice of support
  • Hints and tips on specific things in daily use in everyday life

Also since 2009, Synstraff is developing a project for the visually impaired called "Availability Blå Vägen", based on collaborative planning and consultation with the direction of Blå Vägen. Integration is a visual disability access to society.

Synstraff for the visually impaired and disabled people became successful in the community thanks to the trust and loyalty that you showed us and we thank you for that.

The integration of visually impaired and people with disabilities is the main subject of Synstraff, and also represents a personal commitment.

Synstraff which is a form of meetings for the visually impaired and people with physical disabilities and includes people related to them who do not have disabilities, became successful in the community through trust and loyalty that our members have shown and we thank them for it.

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is an international instrument on human rights in the UN to protect the rights and dignity of persons with disabilities. In the text adopted by the UN General Assembly on December 13, 2006 there are eight main points which are as follows.

  1. Respect for inherent dignity, individual autonomy including the freedom to make their own choices, and independence of persons
  2. Non-discrimination
  3. Full and effective participation and inclusion in society
  4. Respect for difference and acceptance of people with disabilities as part of human diversity and humanity
  5. Equal opportunities
  6. Availability
  7. Equality between women and men
  8. Respect for the evolving capacities of children with disabilities and respect the right of children with disabilities to preserve their identity
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