People with Disabilities 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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14 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Fenetic Wellbeing Research Tests Millennials Typing Accuracy

Research was recently undertaken by a Yorkshire-based online mobility company, Fenetic Wellbeing, to learn more about typing accuracy across...


18 Dec, 2019, 18:45 GMT Sky Medical Technology Supports Mission Trip to Improve Access to Orthopaedic Care in Honduras

UK-based medical devices company, Sky Medical Technology Ltd has donated geko™ devices to prevent post-surgical blood clots and swelling to One World ...


11 Dec, 2019, 10:00 GMT Children not learning? Sometimes eyeglasses offer a solution

Children with visual impairment are lagging behind in both school enrollment and learning outcomes, according to new research from the World Bank and ...


15 Nov, 2019, 21:08 GMT 2019 Disability Matters Europe Conference: Award Honorees

Springboard Consulting, LLC® is pleased to announce the 2019 Disability Matters Europe honorees. Winners are as follows in the categories of:...


21 Oct, 2019, 07:00 BST Elena Baturina's Symbol Residence Development Supports the Cyprus-Russia Cultural Event

The 13th Cyprus-Russia charity gala evening was held at the Presidential Palace of Cyprus under the patronage of the First Lady of Cyprus Andri...


21 Oct, 2019, 06:00 BST Elena Baturina's Symbol Residence Development Supports the Cyprus-Russia Cultural Event

The 13th Cyprus-Russia charity gala evening was held at the Presidential Palace of Cyprus. The event was initiated by Ensemble Productions Ltd. and...


15 Oct, 2019, 09:00 BST The Spielwarenmesse Reveals the Trends for 2020

The Spielwarenmesse's international TrendCommittee has identified three strong trends for 2020: "Toys for Future", "Digital goes Physical" and "Be...


03 Oct, 2019, 17:33 BST Firmenich Recognized as Diversity & Inclusion Leader With Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Award 2019

Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned Perfume and Taste company, is proud to announce that it has been recognized for its exemplary...


01 Oct, 2019, 08:07 BST Education Resources, Inc. To Offer New Online Sessions "Therapies In The School Conference 6"

Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) is offering a new online series "Therapies in the School Conference 6," taught by nationally acclaimed experts...


23 Sep, 2019, 08:17 BST MAG Interactive Supports Gamers With Disabilities With One Special Day Fundraiser

For the third year in a row, MAG Interactive is proud to support the charity One Special Day, which raises funds to help gamers with disabilities. On ...


03 Sep, 2019, 07:00 BST Celebratory Events Mark One Year to Go to Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government jointly hosted a series of...


27 Aug, 2019, 18:56 BST Barbie Launches New Limited-edition Wheelchair Accessories

The most diverse doll line in the world, this year Barbie evolved the Fashionistas line to include dolls with physical disabilities, including a doll ...


16 Aug, 2019, 09:16 BST Shouqi Limousine & Chauffeur Has Formulated Detailed Service Specifications to Help Travel of Passengers Carrying Pets and Visually and Hearing Impaired Passengers

The travel problems of special groups such as passengers carrying pets and visually and hearing handicapped passengers have attracted more and more...


06 Aug, 2019, 11:50 BST Wheelchair Market to Witness Growth Owing to Rising Geriatric Population, Physically Disabled People & Spinal Cord Injury Patients Till 2022 | Million Insights

Global Wheelchair Market is predicted to rise considerably in the forecast period owing to the growing geriatric population & physically disabled...


05 Aug, 2019, 12:00 BST Formation and Safanad Sell RHA Health Services to Blue Wolf

Formation Capital ("Formation") and Safanad Limited ("Safanad") announce the sale of the parent company of RHA Health Services, LLC ("RHA"), the...


29 Jul, 2019, 14:30 BST Vehicles for Disabled Industry Worth $6.3 Billion by 2027 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Vehicles for Disabled Market by Vehicle Type (Adaptive Four-Wheeler, Mobility Scooter), Manufacturer...