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

10 Sep, 2018, 10:53 BST MenaITech First in Region to Implement Virtual Sign Language Avatar

The region's largest provider of human capital information systems - MenaITech along with Mind Rockets Inc., a Jordan-based startup creating...


20 Aug, 2018, 07:58 BST Tobii Dynavox Acquires UK-based Smartbox Assistive Technology

Tobii's largest business unit Tobii Dynavox has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in UK-based Smartbox Assistive Technology...


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...