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SA Schools participate in an empowering social cause

16 April 2019

How recycling clothes helps SA children towards better education, while empowering people with disabilities and their families According to the “Progress in International Reading Literacy Study” (PIRLS) report, 8 of 10 SA children cannot read: The report also found...

The President consults the Presidential Working Group on Disability to progress the rights of Persons with Disabilities in South Africa

16 April 2019

26 February 2019 -The Disability sector is full of hope and expectation after its...

These wheels are made for rolling!

16 April 2019

By Khumo Moyane Ladies on Wheels is a movement driven by three women whose...

Backabuddy – where cause meets crowd

16 April 2019

Vusi Masinga and Sebenzisa Ndlazi, two wheelchair-bound volunteers, have embarked on an outreach programme...

OPINION: Making tourism in KZN universally accessible to everyone

16 April 2019

DURBAN – Making tourism universally accessible to everyone-particularly those with disabilities – is more...

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DSSA Hosts Self Advocacy Seminar

11 April 2018

In celebration of World Down Syndrome Month, Down Syndrome South Africa hosted the Self-Advocacy Symposium in early March 2018 for adults with Down syndrome. The seminar was aimed at raising the voices of young adults to help them advocate and bring awareness...

Cycling to fund disposable nappies

8 March 2019

Story by Mpho Tjope This year’s Cape Town Cycle Tour takes place on Sunday,...

Global Immigration

4 September 2017

View from a reader Recently I’ve been forced to confront a rather uncomfortable truth....

Demystifying Disability

12 July 2017

“Your words made new things possible in my mind.” – Celeste, audience feedback. As an...

Tracking the footprint of deafblind persons in SA

12 July 2017

Understanding Deafblindness Deafblindness is a combination of visual and hearing impairment (dual sensory disability)...

Sports


No limits, just life!

16 April 2019

By Nonhlanhla AdoWord Bakasa No limits, just life! That was the theme of the day as Adaptive Sports Fund (ASF) hosted the first adaptive kayak and scuba diving demo day on March 9. Excitement filled the atmosphere as 23...

Toyota sponsors biggest para sporting event for South Africa

16 April 2019

In March, athletes with disabilities gathered in Stellenbosch for the South Africa Sport Association...

GolfRSA to become a member of EDGA

16 April 2019

The South African Disabled Golf Association is pleased to announce that their National Federation...

Amputee golf legend signs up for 2019 Canon South Africa Disabled Golf Open

16 April 2019

One of the world’s most talented and respected disabled golfers, Geoff Nicholas from Australia,...

Disabled athlete, coach takes school sports to new heights

16 April 2019

A talented athlete with willpower like no other continues to reach new heights and...