The European Polio Union (EPU) is a European umbrella organisation for national organisations that support people who have had polio and for people that are currently coping with Post Polio Syndrome (PPS). The EPU aims, by bringing all those organisations together, to strengthen their force, to learn from each other and to help each other. In some countries in Europe the knowledge and treatment of PPS is (much) better than in others and the aim is to make this more equal all over Europe.
NOTE: Whenever and wherever possible it is the intention that information on this website will be made available in multiple languages so that the maximum number of Polio Survivors and support groups can benefit with mimimum effort. However, translation may take time to complete especially where medical texts are concerned.
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Forthcoming Post Polio Conference preliminary announcement
Following and building on the success of the events held in Copenhagen 2011 and Amsterdam 2013 the European Polio Union, in conjunction with its members, supporters and partners, is pleased to announce that there will be another further groundbreaking event in Sweden planned for mid 2017 - full details to follow.
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