International Day of People with Disabilities - not all disabilities are visable

December 1st, 2020

3rd December is International Day of People with Disabilities. Chronic Pain Ireland will join with people with disabilities all around the world to mark this annual awareness raising day. Many landmarks and public buildings around Ireland and the Globe will light up purple to shine a light in support.

 This years theme is “Not all Disabilities are Visible” & slogan “Access Matters” aims to spread awareness & understanding that not all disabilities are visible, e.g. chronic pain, mental illness, brain injuries, learning difficulties amongst many others. To find out more about IDPwD visit - https://www.un.org/en/observances/day-of-persons-with-disabilities