Perspectives of organizations to spread sport among people with disabilities
Sport can be a source of social value to combat inequalities, and for this reason, in this article published on the website Sport and Development on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the value of adapted sport is discussed.
Sports organizations such as clubs or sports entities are the main promoters of physical activity, and these can be associated with associations of a social nature to promote the values of sport among people with disabilities. This group faces different problems in their day to day, and to make them visible, to make them participate in today's society, one of the ways is to link sport to their daily activities, make physical exercise part of their lives.
Including sports programs in associations of this type can be very effective for the personal evolution and progress of people with disabilities because the fact of practicing physical activity allows them to create a social bond, learn, improve and in some cases, be part of a team, and even, to be able to compete.
Read the full article to explore how different sports associations and official bodies can help people with disabilities to play sports and integrate into society.