The recently founded Belgian association for siblings of people with intellectual disabilities, Fratriha, is organizing a kick-off meeting in Brussels on 10 October 2015. The kick-off meeting, open to everyone, will include a film projection and two workshops. It will take place in Brussels (exact location to be determined) on 10 October from 1.30 pm.
Directors of several special needs schools in the Flanders region of Belgium are concerned about the M Decree. It involves a new law regarding the inclusion of children with special needs within mainstream schools. It will go into effect on 1 September 2015.