Handicapped, Disabled This category covers the latest news affecting people living with a disability. Includes news on peer and community support programs, athletic and cultural opportunities, along with issues of medical assistance, treatment and care options. Find releases regarding accessibility legislation, disability rights, insurance and healthcare issues, special education, and the results of the latest research. Learn about fundraising efforts and events, as well as outreach and awareness initiatives.

Latest Handicapped, Disabled

19 May, 2017, 11:47 BST IBA Group Wins CSR and Sustainability Contest

On May 17, Sustainable Business, a leading edition in the area of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainable development in the CIS...


17 May, 2017, 13:51 BST CBM UK's 21st Anniversary Highlighting Urgent Need to Support People with Disabilities Overseas

2017 marks the 21st Anniversary of CBM UK (http://www.cbmuk.org.uk), the UK's leading overseas disability charity. Tonight 17/05/17 a gathering at...


01 May, 2017, 13:00 BST The Paciello Group Joins VFO

VFO™, the world's leading assistive technology provider for the visually impaired, and home of the Freedom Scientific®, Optelec, and Ai Squared...


20 Mar, 2017, 06:07 GMT Dr. Mohamed Askar Honored for Pioneering Global Health Work with First-ever Golisano Global Health Leadership Award

Honoree Announced at Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria The Golisano Foundation and Special Olympics, the largest public health...


16 Feb, 2017, 15:48 GMT Shining a Light on Autism

New book offers a different perspective on Autism Spectrum Disorders A North East dad is hoping to launch the world's first ever series of...


15 Feb, 2017, 14:15 GMT Charles P. Garcia Joins the Board of London-based Start-up, Conspexit Ltd.

Conspexit, a technology company that is currently focused on developing an intelligent assistant for the visually impaired, today announced the...


27 Jan, 2017, 13:46 GMT Jacoti Named as Global Mobile Awards 2017 Nominee for the Best Use of Mobile for Accessibility & Inclusion Category

Jacoti Hearing Suite, an innovative set of hearing applications created by Jacoti bvba, has been named a Global Mobile Awards 2017 Nominee....


18 Jan, 2017, 08:00 GMT Nationwide Problem with Disabled Children Accessing Their Child Trust Fund

New survey shows 87% of families believe that their disabled child won't be able to access money held within their Child Trust Fund once they...


27 Dec, 2016, 12:00 GMT ClinicAll Eye Tracking

With Photo Many people depend on modern communication aids when interacting with computers. Devices with such input aids are often indispensable...


27 Dec, 2016, 08:00 GMT ClinicAll Eye Tracking

- Cross reference: Picture is available via epa european pressphoto agency (http://www.epa.eu ) - Many people depend on modern communication...


22 Dec, 2016, 08:00 GMT ReWalk Robotics Exoskeleton System Donated to Paralyzed British Citizen through Walkabout Foundation

Recipient Daniel Timms can now stand and walk again using his ReWalk System ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) ("ReWalk"), the leading...


07 Dec, 2016, 13:34 GMT VIDA Launches New Digital Home Care Platform After Receiving Stamp of Approval from UK's Health Watchdog

A new pioneering in-home care service for the elderly and those with chronic illnesses has launched and is the first of its kind to be registered...


02 Dec, 2016, 16:48 GMT 75% of People With Disabilities Feel Excluded From Humanitarian Response

As the world marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities on the 3rd December, Handicap International alerts on the fact that a large...