Macao self-advocates and parents welcoming Taiwan colleagues

By Nagase Osamu

Association of Parents of the People with Intellectual Disabilities of Macao (AFEDMM:澳門弱智人士家長協進會), chaired by Ms. Ruby Lou Sio Ha, 盧紹霞, established in 1992, is an organization promoting transition to independent living in the community as well as self-advocacy in Macao, a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China.  Please visit its web site at

On 25 and 26 January 2018, a number of self-advocacy groups and our affiliate member from Taiwan, Parents’ Association of Persons with Disabilities, Taiwan (PAPID), visited Macao for an exchange with AFEDMM. Macao self-advocacy group welcomed Members of AFEDMM and “IC2”.