Stereotyping ‘blocks’ disabled people from politics in Wales

January 29, 2018 admin 0

Anita Davies, a community councillor, said there were times when she had fallen down steps while campaigning Disabled people are being blocked from politics in […]

Visually impaired resident assaulted daily at Wicklow disability centre

January 8, 2018 admin 0

A visually impaired resident at a disability service in Wicklow was subjected to daily assaults by peers which went unaddressed by staff, an inspection report […]

Virgin Atlantic introduces inflight entertainment for blind

November 30, 2017 admin 0

The move will allow visually challenged customers to access the full range of on-board entertainment via specially adapted iPads which include audio descriptions, large type, […]

£7m housing project will give independence to disabled adults

August 8, 2017 admin 0

Jewish Blind & Disabled development will help meet growing demand from those with a physical disability or vision impairment Jewish Blind & Disabled has held […]

( New Zealand ) Pupils get taste of living with disability

July 7, 2017 admin 0

Kaikorai Valley College pupils wearing blindfolds to experience what it is like to be blind (from left), Ahron Tadeo, Cassidy Renton and Marni Solheim (all […]

Rare brain condition almost causes woman to go blind

June 7, 2017 admin 0

Rare brain condition almost causes woman to go blind The condition is called ntracranial hypertension (IH). (Photo: Pixabay) The condition is called ntracranial hypertension (IH). […]