Austrian Association of Inclusive Society (AIS) is non-governmental organization established at Vienna, Austria.
AIS aim to improve the situation of people who have social, educational disadvantages and disabilities (physical, sensory, intellectual) in all areas of social, cultural and educational life.
AIS work on adaptation of disadvantaged and disabled people to social, educational, technological and physical environment through improvement of their communication and social skills, exchange of experience.
AIS members and volunteers fight for equal rights and full inclusion of disadvantaged and disabled people of the society in all aspects of life.
Main departments of AIS are:
- Community development
- Personal development
- Professional development
- Integration and social inclusion
- National and international cooperation
There is a voluntary based structure and commitments are the settings where the activities are carried out. The people in AIS run activities driven by personal commitment, and they see the direct benefit for the people involved.