December 2012

Blind Cricket: Sri Lanka cricketers to the aid of VH counterparts

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 20:56

The team of cricketer with visual disability of Sri Lanka won third position at World Twenty20 World Blind Cricket Championship in India, in spite of team is lacking of funds.

http://tinyurl.com/aou9uk8

Blind swimmer a true inspiration to others

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 20:51

Mary Fisher

She won four medals and had world record in swimming, on her Paralympics debut at London Paralympics, she is now speaking in the community for the awareness about people with disabilities.

http://tinyurl.com/bgglz3e

The High Unemployment Rate Of People With Disabilities

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 20:40

This is a follow up article from an entrepreneur, whose company believes in employing people with disabilities. This company established because company with a focus on recruiting people with disabilities was not in the field.

http://tinyurl.com/azrxn8d

Caring consumption supports "Enhancing Employment of People with Disabilities through Small Enterprise" Project

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 20:34

This 0Project in Hong Kong aims at enhancing the employment opportunities for persons with disabilities by providing seed money to assist non-governmental organizations in establishing and running small enterprises or businesses.

http://tinyurl.com/ag43zgx

Former garda abused disabled young boys

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 18:43

A former official of the police force of Ireland and scout master abused young boys when he was in charge of a special scout troop for children with disabilities.

http://tinyurl.com/b585gf7

ChangeMaker: Don't Call Him Disabled

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 18:29

He is with polio and post-polio syndrome since the age of three, he has broken down many social barriers. During his carrier, he was a TV anchor, producer, science and technology specialist and weatherman. He was also Canada's first senior newscaster.

http://tinyurl.com/a8y986p

Power of One: Vanessa Knight and changing perceptions of the disabled

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 18:21

Vanessa Knight with Elliott Lakoff: From one generation to the next.

She is a professional skier who goes rock climbing, plays the guitar and does it all with one arm. She is portraying to people with disabilities that anything is possible.

Making a difference for disabled people

Created by ghulam on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 18:03

Lorna Sullivan

Working for people with disabilities is her passion since long, now she has been posted at right place where she will love to work.

http://tinyurl.com/b2q22qu

Maldon: Library holds course for adults with learning disability

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Created by akram on Mon, 12/31/2012 - 18:00

Maldon: Library holds course for adults with learning disability Adults with learning disabilities can take part in a free course on using libraries.

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