Support and Employment in the Netherlands for persons with disabilities. In the fifties of last Century policy focus on disabilities and limitations. Realisation of special facilities: e.g. sheltered employment, special education Special income for those who were not seen as able to work.
Start of many projects and the establishment of national association of supported employment in different European countries.
Establishment of the European Union of Supported Employment (EUSE) in 1993.
Establishment of the World Association for Supported Employment (WASE) 1995.