MDPH

Simplified definition

In France, it refers to an institution that welcomes people with a disability, advises, and helps them to apply for disability benefits.

Source: Houria Aiouaz, for Alzheimer Foundation

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Note

  • “MDPH” stands for the French “Maison départementale pour les personnes handicapées” (departmental house for people with disabilities)
  • There is one MDPH per French department.

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