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 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST HCT Group Secures £17.8 Million in Funding to Tackle Social Isolation

HCT Group, the UK's leading community transport operator, announced today that it has secured a £17.8 million funding package with the help of...


12 Jun, 2018, 14:56 BST American Foundation for the Blind Launches the First Fully Accessible Digital Archive of the Helen Keller Collection

More than 160,000 artifacts can now be viewed in a groundbreaking, fully accessible online archive thanks to support from the National Endowment...


11 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST BIAL Launches Video for World Parkinson's Day

"THERE'S NO RIGHT RHYTHM FOR LIFE". PEOPLE WITH PARKINSON'S DANCE TO THEIR OWN RHYTHM TO PROMOTE TOLERANCE BIAL invited award-winning...


03 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST BraunAbility Expands European Presence With Acquisition Of Autoadapt

U.S. Market Leader in Automobile Mobility Products Solidifies Ownership Stake in European Challenger Brand BraunAbility, the U.S. market...


09 Feb, 2018, 13:00 GMT Toyota Rolls Out "Start Your Impossible" Global Campaign that Reflects the Olympic and Paralympic Spirit of Encouragement, Challenge and Progress

Commercials to Air During Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Created in honor of Toyota's shift to a mobility company and...


22 Jan, 2018, 13:58 GMT Special Olympics Gold Medallist Teams up with Pablo Larrazabal for Pro-Am in the UAE

Spain's Pablo Larrazabal, winner of the 2014 Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, captained Special Olympics Zimbabwe Gold medallist, Munyaradzi...