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Morning Prayer 26.2.17, Last Sunday after the Epiphany

Hear, O Israel: The LORD is our God, the LORD alone. You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your might. 2,719 more words

Jesus Christ

My Public Comment To The National Council On Disability February 23, 2017

Dear Members of the National Council On Disability,

The thoughts and comments I share with you go to all of the topics of concern addressed by this NCD meeting in that I believe no disability issues can be addressed effectively without a major overhaul of the system and without a much broader and deeper public awareness of and respect for people with disabilities.  3,090 more words

Brain Injury

4 Insurance Schemes Launched for People with Disabilities (PwD)

The current central government has introduced insurance schemes exclusively for PwD under the Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan (Accessible India Campaign).

Nodal Agencies

 Department of empowerment of PwD…

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News

Disabled does not mean less abled

I have got a bad habit of watching news first thing in the morning ,most of the time there is always one bad news which causes stress for the rest of the day, last year on doctor’s advice I have stopped watching news and talk shows to avoid stress, for a change few week ago I tuned a news channel which was showing a protest of the people with disabilities, who were demanding from Balochistan government to ensure implementation of quota in government services and few other demands and in few minutes Police started manhandling the protesters to clear the route for a government official. 782 more words

Bullying of people with autism

Some highly informative sites we have come across deal with bullying of people with disabilities, including how people with autism are particularly prone to being bullied, and why. 201 more words

Workplace Bullying

February is not just about Valentine’s Day and chocolate!

February is all about love, so let’s show some love for recreational therapy! February is International Recreational Therapy Month, sponsored by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC) 298 more words

DeVos Confirmation a Step Back for Those with Disabilities

Originally published in The Daily Iowan

I attended public schools in the Johnston School District in my hometown of Johnston, Iowa, which is the home of ChildServe, an organization that provides many services for people with disabilities up to the age of 21. 441 more words