Bente Skansgard – The Mother of the Norwegian Independent Living Movement

Bente Skansgard – The Mother of the Norwegian Independent Living Movement

ENIL is proud to present the last interview with Bente Skansgård – the mother of the Norwegian Independent Living movement.

In this short clip Bente describes her experience of Independent Living and how she along with others made personal assistance services a reality and possibility for disabled Norwegians. 

You can read more about Bente in an interview she gave to ENIL when she was inducted into the ENIL Hall of Fame in 2013, here.

1 Comment

dermot hayes

December 18, 2014, 7:42 am

Benete,
What a wonderful person and leader of people.
He vision and though live on.
Good to have know her.
Slan
Dermot
West of Ireland

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