SAMARPAN is an organisation representing People With Disability (including both Intellectual and Physical) of Indian / South Asian background in New South Wales.
SAMARPAN started as an informal support group for families with children with disability in Sydney in 2002. It was the brain child of two mothers. It met for the first time in 2002 and was attended by 4 mothers and their families. Then by stop and start a group was formed in 2008 and finally SAMARPAN was registered as an association on 4 June 2012;
Samrpan has been awarded the NSW Carers Award for 2013.