En Route to a Fully Accessible Barbados

En Route to a Fully Accessible Barbados

En Route to a Fully Accessible Barbados | by Shana Jones The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities was established at the UN headquarters in New York on December 13, 2006 and took effect on May 3, 2008. Its 39 articles outline clear mandates for recognizing and protecting the right of […]

Interview Tips

Interview Tips

How to conduct a job interview with candidates who have autism

Raising Nathan

Raising Nathan

Heartfelt story of a family raising a special needs child

Intimately

Intimately

Desirability and Disability: Role of Adaptive Lingerie and Community

Kelly MacDonald

Host of Kelly and Company on AMI Audio

Peter Slatin

Trains the hospitality sector disabilities

Angela F. Williams

President and CEO of Easterseals USA

Izzy Wheels

Decorative Wheelchair Covers

Nick Booth

CEO, True Patriot Love Foundation, Canada

Bean Gill

Miss Wheelchair Canada

Christine Staple Ebanks

Special Needs Parent Advocate

Gardens4Hope

Cultivating hope through gardening

Mrunmaiy Abroal

She is not defined by her disability

Nawal Benzaouia

Founder of Massiraa

Paratrek

Where there is a wheel, there is a way.

EqualWeb

Makes websites accessible

Pankaj Pradhananga

Director of Four Season Travel & Tours, Nepal

Maureen Webber

Parent Advocate, Jamaica

Mindy Scheier

Runway of Dreams

Broadstreet Media

Media by the deaf, for the deaf. Barbados.

Exploring Camps in Israel

Participants come from very diverse walks of life

What is Ableism?

There are multiple ways to define Ableism.

Maria Town

President of the American Association of People with Disabilities

Safety at Home for the Vision Impaired

Things we take for granted around the house can be dangerous

Flying Fox Camp

Fun, positive social experiences in Australia

The Arc, USA

Employment of People with Disabilities

Labels Are Not Needed

Michael + Albert, Saba Island Properties

Achievement Learning Centre, Dominica

Leading by Example

Sailability Antigua

People with disabilities are given the opportunity to sail.

Jacqueline Johnson

Tony Coelho

Co-Author of the Americans with Disabilities Act

A smiling Nic Novicki wearing a black suit with white shirt and black tie

Nic Novicki

Founder of the Easterseals Disability Film Challenge

Marco Pasqua

Marco Pasqua

A captivating speaker who happens to have a disability

Marco Pasqua

Gabi & Jules

Inclusive Employer

Marco Pasqua

The Story of Jean ClaudeMbonigaba

He hopes for improvement in Rwanda for people with disabilities

A man working at a computer

Easterseals Employment Services

People with disabilities bring strengths to the workplace

ENAT's President, Annagrazia Laura

Annagrazia Laura

President of  The European Network for Accessible Tourism (ENAT): “Our primary purpose is to make tourism accessible to everyone…”

ENAT's President, Annagrazia Laura

Joshuanette Francis

She wants to publicly share her Osteoarthritis journey, which she does through her YouTube Channel, Joshuanette’s World.                          (Antigua & Barbuda)

Rebekah Bundesen

President of the Michigan Association for Healthcare Quality.            “Never devalue yourself” (USA)

Jacqueline Johnson

Save the Youth Foundation

The work of a few benefits many (Curacao)

Jacqueline Johnson

Vision-Enabling Spectacles

For the sight-impaired, there is an exciting prospect looming. (Israel)

Jacqueline Johnson

Dr. Glenville Liburd, Caribbean CBR

Leading the discussions on disability issues in the Caribbean. (Nevis)

Jacqueline Johnson

Mr. Keiji Kawahara

“Universal Designs benefit everyone.” (Japan)

Jacqueline Johnson

Spotlight on the lives of two disability advocates

Judith Heurmann & Fred Maahs, Jr. (USA)

Jacqueline Johnson
Annie Gable celebrates her victory with a big hug from her Buddy, Ian Curly, from the Best Buddies chapter at Haverford High School in Havertown, PA.

Best Buddies

This program ensures that no one is left isolated. (USA)

Joyce Bender with children with disabilities in Indonesia

Disability Advocacy in Antigua

A variety of outreach programs are undertaken year-round . . . (Antigua & Barbuda)

Joyce Bender with children with disabilities in Indonesia

360 - Access

Maps and shares accessible features of public spaces. (USA)

Partners