The website of the Maison des sciences sociales du handicap (MSSH) (center for disability studies) went online in December 2012 at the following address: The various activities of the MSSH are presented:

  • Chairs
  • Research
  • Courses
  • Documentation
  • Seminars, conferences and courses
  • International collaborations
  • WHO Collaborating Centre for International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)
  • etc.

In addition, the website provides quick and easy access to French and international documentary information via the HANDOC database (references dealing with psychological and sociological aspects of disability) and the LEGI database (references on current legislations and regulations in the sector and more broadly in the field of health and welfare).

Published on 29 January 2013