Since 1989, REHASWISS holds the seal of approval from the Swiss organisation ZEWO as a non-profit organisation which manages funds entrusted to it in a conscientious manner, uses donations economically, effectively and for their designated purpose. REHASWiSS is independent of political principles and religious beliefs. With donations from members, organizations, local authorities, churches and others, REHASWiSS enables annually 700 to 1000 disabled persons to be independent and engaged in useful occupation.
REHASWiSS also co-operates with 20 NGOs (non-government organisations) in India and Bangladesh. They are responsible for choosing and monitoring the disabled to ensure successful outcome for the various projects.
Mechanical engineer, former leader of “Band Association” in Bern, based in Ins, Switzerland
Sociologist, author, teacher in writing, based in Bern, Switzerland
Based in Bremgarten, Bern, Switzerland
Based in Bern, Switzerland
Based in Zurich, Switzerland
Dr. Guido Scheidegger
Actuary, former Director of insurance company “Berner Leben”, based in Bremgarten, Bern Switzerland
Psychologist, consultant for disabled allowance, founder and long time president of REHASWiSS, based in Meikirch, Switzerland, and India
Master’s in International Affairs, based in Bern, Switzerland
Charlotte Koch Middendorp
Based in Zollikofen, Bern Switzerland
Based in Belp, Bern Switzerland
Contact of regional group
Vaidyanathan Sitaraman, Regional group Bern; firstname.lastname@example.org