UNCRPD Article - 25.

Sustainable Development Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.

Disabled people have the right to good health and access to health services including family planning.

To safeguard and promote their rights, the State should:

  • Make sure disabled people have access to the same health services as others.

  • Make sure disabled people get the health services specific to their disability.

  • Make sure services are close to where people live.

  • Make sure health professionals provide same quality of care to disabled people as to others.

  • Make sure disabled people are not discriminated against in health and life insurance.

  • Make sure people are not denied health care or treatment because they of their disability.


Article 25 (Health) https://www.un.org/development/desa/disabilities/convention-on-the-rights-of-persons-with-disabilities/article-25-health.html