Tag Archives: inclusion

Global Accessibility Awareness Day – Building an Inclusive Digital World

For Global Accessibility Awareness Day, we explore the work of the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs) in building an inclusive digital world! Continue reading

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Día Mundial de Concientización sobre la Accesibilidad – Desarrollando un Mundo Digital Inclusivo

El 21 de mayo es el noveno Día anual Mundial de Concientización sobre la Accesibilidad (en inglés), un día para que todos hablen, piensen, y aprendan sobre el acceso digital, la inclusión, y las personas con discapacidades. Más de mil … Continue reading

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CEAFA and Alzheimer’s Disease

The Spanish Alzheimer’s Disease Confederation (CEAFA, Spanish acronym) is a national non-profit organization that works to improve the quality of life of people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families. CEAFA represents about 300 local associations and 200,000 families and maintains … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for February 2020

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: My brother was diagnosed with schizophrenia as a young adult. What information, resources, and research are available to help … Continue reading

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Fundación Descúbreme: Promoting the Inclusion of People with Cognitive Disabilities

Fundación Descúbreme (Discover Me Foundation) (in Spanish) is a non-profit organization that was founded in Chile in 2010 to promote the full inclusion of people with cognitive disabilities in all areas of human development. Since it was founded, Fundación Descúbreme … Continue reading

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Fundación Descúbreme: Promoviendo la inclusión de personas con discapacidades cognitivas

La Fundación Descúbreme es una organización sin fines de lucro fundada en Chile en 2010 para promover la plena inclusión de personas con discapacidades cognitivas en todas las áreas de desarrollo humano. Desde que fue fundada, la Fundación Descúbreme se … Continue reading

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Preguntas y Respuestas: Noticias Mensuales para la Comunidad de la Discapacidad para Diciembre de 2019

Preguntas y Respuestas es un recurso mensual para la Comunidad de la Discapacidad de habla hispana que llena una necesidad de información. La pregunta de este mes es: Nuestro vecino tiene un trastorno de salud mental y ha tenido crisis … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for December 2019

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: Our neighbor has a mental health disorder and has had crisis in the past. Is there information and resources … Continue reading

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Give the Gift of Inclusion

This holiday season, many people are skipping the traditional gifts of toys or clothes and giving “experiences” to family and friends. These could include tickets to live theater, restaurant certificates, classes to learn something new, scavenger hunts or escape rooms, … Continue reading

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Dar el regalo de la inclusión

En estas fiestas, muchas personas omiten los regalos tradicionales de juguetes o ropa y brindan “experiencias’ a familiares y amigos. Estos podrían incluir entradas para teatro en vivo, certificados de regalo a restaurantes, clases para aprender algo nuevo, búsquedas del … Continue reading

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