#Disability

  • Article: Coronavirus: Australia's Largest Supermarket Introduces Exclusive Shopping for Elderly and People With Disabilities

    Coronavirus: Australia's Largest Supermarket Introduces Exclusive Shopping for Elderly and People With Disabilities

    By Madeleine Keck|March 17, 2020

    Woolworths has taken drastic measures to stop panic-buying in response to coronavirus. Read more

  • Article: Pacific Athletes With Disabilities Work to Qualify for the Paralympics with Help From Australia

    Pacific Athletes With Disabilities Work to Qualify for the Paralympics with Help From Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|March 13, 2020

    A record number of Pacific athletes are hoping to attend the 2020 Summer Paralympics. Read more

  • Article: This Company Is Bringing the World’s Best Adaptive Fashion to Australia

    This Company Is Bringing the World’s Best Adaptive Fashion to Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 11, 2020

    The online platform will cater to those living with disabilities, from autism to amputees. Read more

  • Article: 1.3 Billion People With Disabilities Are at Risk of Being Left Behind. We Can Do Better.
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    1.3 Billion People With Disabilities Are at Risk of Being Left Behind. We Can Do Better.

    By Edward Ndopu|Dec. 3, 2019

    "My mother was told I wouldn’t live beyond five." Read more

  • Article: People With Disabilities Face Widespread Violence and Discrimination in the Central African Republic
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    People With Disabilities Face Widespread Violence and Discrimination in the Central African Republic

    By Brittany Quy|Oct. 17, 2019

    Their plight worsens in conflict zones. Read more

  • Article: Australian Welfare Recipients Are Nearly 7 Times More Likely to Suffer Poor Health: Study

    Australian Welfare Recipients Are Nearly 7 Times More Likely to Suffer Poor Health: Study

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 10, 2019

    “Poor health is a barrier to work.” Read more

  • Article: Disability Is the Leading Reported Case of Discrimination in Australia: Study

    Disability Is the Leading Reported Case of Discrimination in Australia: Study

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 10, 2019

    The number of complaints is rising. Read more

  • Article: 9-Year-Old British Double Amputee Will Be the First to Walk New York Fashion Week

    9-Year-Old British Double Amputee Will Be the First to Walk New York Fashion Week

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 28, 2019

    Daisy-May Demetre was just 18 months old when both her legs were amputated. Read more