ASSOCIATION DES FAMILLES ET AMIS POUR L’ACCUEIL, LES SOUTIENS,L’ÉDUCATION ET LA RECHERCHE EN FAVEUR DES PERSONNES HANDICAPÉES MENTALES (A.F.A.S.E.R.)
Address: 1 Avenue Martha CHAMPIGNY 95400 -SUR -MARNE , France
Tel: + +33 / 1 45 16 15 15 | Fax: + +33 / 1 45 16 15 19 | E -mail:
Contact person: Thierry BEULNÉ, Jean -François KIEKEN, Gerard ZRIBI
- Working language (s): French
- Principal disabilities and Special Needs catered for:
Mentally disabled ( mentally retarded , autistic child psychoses ) and psychological .
- age groups : from 3 to 75
- Services Provided:
Special education, rehabilitation , psychotherapy , sheltered employment , community living , supervised apartments , professional and social integration.
AFASER together with A.P.E.M.H. from Luxembourg and I.R.T.S. from Paris , have been the funders of the A.R.F.I.E Europe
In 1962 professionals in the field has created the A. C.R. (Association of Centres Rehabilitation for the mentally retarded ) who managed two établissementes :
E.M.P. and E.M.P. E.M.Pro . Some years later the children’s’ parents who were assisted in these institutions have created
A. F.A.-A.C.R. (Association of Familiesand Rehabilitation Centres for intellectually disabled ) and open two CAT homes: Community and apartments with educational infrastructure.
In 1990, A. C.R. and AFA -ACR merge to do Association : AFA -ACR . In 1992 , the association changed its statutes and its name to be called : the AFASER .
It includes relatives, friends and professionals. Its Board of Directors is composed of:
10 full members , 30 elected members, 20 members in the College of families , 10 members in the college friends.