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.

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13 Jul, 2017, 08:00 BST Invibio and Carbofix Partnering With UK Olympic Sprinter James Ellington on New “Passion For Progress” Initiative

Ellington´s fight to get back on track with a new fracture healing technology after being severely injured in a motorbike accident earlier this...


11 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST Jam City Brings the Magic of Peanuts to Players and Canine Companions with Launch of New Bubble Shooter Game, Snoopy Pop

Jam City and Peanuts Worldwide Team Lend a Helping Paw to Canine Companions for Independence®, a Non-Profit Organization that Provides Assistance...


19 Jun, 2017, 15:48 BST Phonak AG: Jérôme Boateng is Just One of the Top Bundesliga Soccer Stars Who Support a Soccer Camp For Children With Hearing Loss

Jérôme Boateng, the king of Bayern Munich's defence, has joined Leverkusen center-back Jonathan Tah and Borussia Mönchengladbach midfield...


31 May, 2017, 11:00 BST Merck Honors World MS Day by Launching Care Partner Survey with IACO

- Preliminary research indicates most MS carers are between the ages of 18-34, the prime of their lives - Largest global MS carer...


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....


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