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ECHOES OF A SMILE

On the last day of a 3-day event at Afara Leadership Centre, I with some of my friends visited Modupe Cole Memorial. They are Ilamosi, Emole, Uche, Michelle, Ebele, Benadette and Kosi. 732 more words

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People with Disabilities in Social Work

I have really been neglecting this blog.

Well, let me get back to it with a few quick thoughts here.

I noticed during one of my classes last semester something about how we talk about people with disabilities in social work practice- that is, that it seems we always talk about people with disabilities as clients. 626 more words

Social Work

The refit list is getting shorter by the day.

The aft end floorboard being given its first fresh coat of deck paint and the step its first coat of undercoat.

The forward floorboard getting its second coat of deck paint. 150 more words

Sailing Challenge

Concerns over future of WALK PEER programme

Concerns have been raised about the ending of a scheme set up to help young people with disabilities access the labour market.

The WALK PEER programme… 141 more words

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My Summer in D.C.

By Neelam Dhadankar

This summer I am one of six participants in the United States International Council on Disabilities (USICD) Youth in International Development and Foreign Affairs internship program. 382 more words

USICD's Internship Program

Commentary: Thoughts about Uber Assist

In its most recent effort to accommodate passengers with disabilities, Uber announced the availability of Uber Assist, a program to educate drivers about this population in California. 288 more words

The Unfinished Business of the Americans with Disabilities Act

My client, the Ruderman Family Foundation, is a leader in promoting greater inclusion of people with disabilities into aspects of society — schools, workplaces, religious life and many other┬ápublic accommodations. 275 more words

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