Lawsuit Alleging Disability Discrimination by Owners and Developers of Apartment Complexes in 13 States
U.S. Department of Justice files lawsuit alleging disability-based discrimination by owners and developers of 82 apartment complexes in 13 states (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - May 10, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Legal and Lawyer Source Type: news

North American Wheelchair Accessible and Mobility Vehicle Statistics
2018 Data, Analysis and Forecast for 2019 to 2023 wheelchair accessible and mobility vehicles by market size, shares, segmentation, competitors, growth, channels and trends for non-emergency medical transport and ambulatory vehicles (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - May 9, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Market Research Source Type: news

RadikalDarts - Accessible Dart Playing for People with Disability
RadikalDarts Machine Model 137 is adapted for people in wheelchairs and provides accessible dart playing for the disabled (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - May 2, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Sports Source Type: news

LEGO Braille Bricks for Blind and Visually Impaired
The Lego Foundation and Lego Group team up with blind associations to pilot Lego Braille Bricks to aid blind and visually impaired to learn through play using LEGO bricks (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 25, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Games - Gaming Source Type: news

National Making The First Move Day ® DJ a Hit, Despite Disability
Second Annual Official National Making The First Move Day ® Celebration was held on Sunday, April 7, 2019 in Shreveport, LA (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 20, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Awareness Source Type: news

Beach Access Wheelchair with 4 Large Balloon Tires
Aqua Creek beach access wheelchair features durable non-rust PVC construction and 4 large balloon tires to easily roll over soft sand and terrain (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 16, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: All Terrain Source Type: news

Tokyo Paralympics in 2020 Already Inspiring Change
There are signs that with 500 days to go the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games are already having a transformational impact on Japanese society. (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 14, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: 2020 Tokyo Source Type: news

London Public Transport - A Nightmare for Wheelchair Users
Going the Extra Mile experiment highlights accessibility issues revealing how hard it is for disabled passengers to navigate the London public transport system (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 13, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Public Disability Transport Source Type: news

List of Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts
List of computer shortcut keys and mouse/keyboard combinations for the Google Chrome browser and Chromebook (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 4, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Website Accessibility Source Type: news

Rabat the Capital of Morocco to Host African Para Games
Rabat the capital of Morocco will host the first African Para Games next January in 2020 (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 3, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Sports News Source Type: news

Pictures or Updates to Social Media Sites Can Jeopardize Disability Benefits
Loss of disability benefit payments (SSD, SSI) due to updates, pictures and videos being used as evidence against you on social media web sites like Twitter, FaceBook and Instagram (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 29, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Groups and Communities Source Type: news

Things Needed to Make Everyday Life Easier
List of everyday things that either need inventing, or should be easier and more accessible, for seniors, people with disabilities, and the general population (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 28, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Product Investors Source Type: news

eTrike Electric Assist All-terrain Wheelchair from Mountain Trike
The eTrike electric assist all terrain wheelchair is designed for those who need assistance to travel off road and those who want to go further, faster or tackle more challenging terrain (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 26, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: All Terrain Source Type: news

Diversability - What Does the Word Mean?
Article examines the founding and meaning of the word Diversability and what the word represents to people with disabilities (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 23, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Definitions Source Type: news

List of Health and Medical Acronyms or Abbreviations
List of commonly used acronyms, short-forms, or abbreviations, mainly used across the general health care system in North America (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 22, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Definitions Source Type: news

U.K. Diversability Card Provides Discounts for Disabled
The U.K. Diversability Card is a discount card for disabled in the UK and provides exclusive discounts with brands, services, and entertainment providers (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 19, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Discounts and Free Deals Source Type: news

Cultural Institutions Offering Free Access or Discounts to People with Disability
List of free and discounted entry to the arts, museums, cinemas, and other cultural institutions for persons with disabilities (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 18, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Discounts and Free Deals Source Type: news

NAFLD Can Lead to Liver Cancer
Affecting over seven million Canadians, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease remains an unknown and significant threat to men, women and children (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 14, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Liver Cancer Source Type: news

Disability Abuse Bullying: Autistic Child Handcuffed to Chair, Traumatized by Greshun De Bouse
It is unreasonably inconsiderate to expect a special needs autistic child to comprehend certain instructions, gestures, and the like that he or she can not understand (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 10, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

6th International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs
ME Conferences organizes an International event on 6th International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 9, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Events - Public Notices Source Type: news

Mountain Trike Company to Reveal New Product at Naidex 2019
Mountain Trike will reveal their new mobility product at stand N8134, Naidex 2019, and their full range of all-terrain off-road wheelchairs will be available to test drive (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 9, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: All Terrain Source Type: news

6 New Scholarships for U.S. and Canadian Applicants
Six new scholarships released from StudySoup and Dosomething for those residing in the U.S. and Canada (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 4, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Scholarships Source Type: news

Guide Dogs Left Barking at the Door
Daniel Williams writes about his legal entitlement to access public places with his assistance dog under the U.K. Equality Act 2010 (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 4, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Service/Therapy Animals Source Type: news

Luxury Power Chairs and Mobility Scooters
Important qualities and several premium features to consider when purchasing a luxury mobility scooter or powerchair (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 3, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Electric Scooters Source Type: news

ZPower Reveals New Look as it Grows Capital, Expands Products and Markets
ZPower expanding market focus after bringing rechargeability for hearing aids and successfully launched innovative products in medical and consumer electronics markets (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 2, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Market Research Source Type: news

Disability Bullying: We All Guess On the Body Aspect in Life Work by Greshun De Bouse ™
We all guess on the body aspect in the past, present, and future of life work. Have we done enough? Are we doing enough? Will we do enough to leave our mark as serving all? (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 1, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

Cancer Awareness Ribbons Color Chart
List, table and printable chart outlining the colors of awareness ribbons that represent different types of cancer and their causes (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 28, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Awareness Source Type: news

Can You Hear Me Now? Global Hearing Aids Market Research
Questions and answers regarding deafness, hearing loss, and the hearing aid market from Adroit Market Research (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 28, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Market Research Source Type: news

The Most Common Learning Disabilities Today
List of common learning disabilities including an explanation of each, and signs or symptoms a child with an LD may display (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 27, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Special Education Source Type: news

U.S. Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Disability-Based Housing Discrimination
Lawsuit alleges defendants Galveston Portfolio and Gartrell failed to design and construct an eight-building addition and associated rental office at Seasons Resort to make them accessible to persons with disabilities (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 22, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Legal and Lawyer Source Type: news

Unseen But Heard: State Solutions for Non-Visible Disabilities in the Workplace
On the latest podcast episode, policymakers discuss helping people with invisible disabilities and enhancing the lives of those with disability (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 22, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Podcasts Source Type: news

Disabled Veteran Making Strides by Greshun De Bouse ™
Aikido, which means the way of the spirit of harmony, is befitting for National Making The First Move Day ® and the population we serve (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 22, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Awareness Source Type: news

Social Security Benefits Still Taxable Despite Tax Overhaul
Senior Citizens League warns while the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act is expected to lower taxes for many taxpayers, it fails to address a feature of tax law that takes a cut of Social Security income from senior taxpayers (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 20, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Taxes - Tax Breaks Source Type: news

Americans in the Dark Over Facts and Risk of Heart Disease
U.S. nationwide survey provides insights into knowledge gaps, limited physician guidance and gender disparities, when it comes to heart disease (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 19, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Cardiovascular Source Type: news

2019 Report on U.S. Disability Employment Rate by State
Annual U.S. disability employment statistics chart by state reveals Americans with disabilities saw a slowdown in job gains compared to the previous year (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 16, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Facts - Statistics Source Type: news

AccessAble App Takes the Chance Out of Going Out in the UK
AccessAble App providing detailed accessibility information and access guides to places across the UK and Ireland is now available in Apple and Google Play Stores (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 15, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Apps Source Type: news

Filing Employment Discrimination Complaint with U.S. EEOC
Information on how to file an employment discrimination charge with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 14, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

Australian Disability Discrimination Act Information
Information on The Australian Disability Discrimination Act 1992 which aims to promote equal opportunity and access for people with disabilities in Australia (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 14, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

Disability Abuse: Bullying at its Worst by Greshun De Bouse ™
Both bullying and abuse stem from an unhealthy attempt to feel empowered and in control (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 14, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

Australian Wheelie Campers: Self-drive Wheelchair Accessible Camper Van Hire
Australian company Wheelie Campers hire self-drive wheelchair accessible camper vans in Australia that can accommodate up to 5 passengers plus driver and a wheelchair (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 12, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Australia Source Type: news

Track My Route School Bus Tracking App Gives Special Needs Parents Peace of Mind
TMR Technology has found a way to ease the stress of special needs transportation with their new parent app, Track My Route (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 12, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Apps Source Type: news

Disability Mindfulness by Greshun De Bouse ™
I was recently challenged to be even more compassionate, understanding, and mindful (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 12, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Awareness Source Type: news

All Inclusive: Podcast on Inclusion, Innovation and Social Justice
All Inclusive podcast addresses disability inclusion as the civil rights issue of our time, and interviews experts with the latest news, technology and advocacy on topics related to disability (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 12, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Podcasts Source Type: news

Upcoming EU Elections Must Be Accessible to Everyone
EESC hearing revealed almost a million EU citizens may be deprived of their right to vote in the upcoming European elections as a result of their disability, and many more may face obstacles casting their ballots (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 11, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: European Disability News Source Type: news

Disability Bullying: Double Imbalance of Power - Greshun De Bouse ™
Article regarding disability bullying, a repeated deliberate undesired, physiologically, orally,and socially aggressive behavior (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 9, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

UrgoStart Lower Limb Ulcer Treatment Could Prevent 3,000 Amputations a Year
Interactive wound dressing UrgoStart is proven to reduce the healing time of leg ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 8, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Medical Devices and Products Source Type: news

Disability Bullying by Greshun De Bouse ™
Greshun De Bouse writes on disability bullying and the effects it can have on people with disabilities (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 7, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Discrimination Source Type: news

Google Closing Google Plus (Google+) Social Media Community
Google+ to close on 2nd April 2019, all profiles, pictures, videos, posts and pages plus all your Google+ comments on all sites will be deleted and the feature will be removed from Blogger by Feb. 4th 2019 (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 2, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Groups and Communities Source Type: news

Down Syndrome Drummer Led Band REYNOLS Announces Minecxio Emanations 1993-2018
Minecxio Emanations 1993-2018 - features Reynols rock trio Roberto Conlazo, Alan Courtis, Miguel Tomasin, a drummer with Down's Syndrome. Set contains 52 audio tracks, 90 mins of video, extensive liner notes and visuals (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 1, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Communication Source Type: news

Scholarship List for Minority Students
These scholarships can be used as a supplement to financial aid, or to assist students currently not eligible for U.S. federal or state financial aid or grants (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - February 1, 2019 Category: Disability Tags: Scholarships Source Type: news