Dare to dream

Nine years ago, Joey Evans broke his back in a motorbike race. Now he is preparing to race against able-bodied riders in the Dakar Rally in January. CLAIRE RENCKEN met this indomitable character. On October 13, 2007, Joey lined up at the start of the Heidelberg Harescramble with about 20 […]

Innovation wins!

The 6th annual SAB Foundation Social Innovation Awards along with the inaugural Disability Empowerment Awards were recently held in Johannesburg The awards were not only a showcase of brilliant ideas; they also offered prize money and business development support to local initiatives that have developed solutions for people living with […]

Helpful paws

Over the past few years, the activities in which service animals, especially dogs, are trained to assist people with mobility impairments have expanded drastically. ASTRID DE LA REY learns more It’s now become the norm for our fluffy friends to be trained in anything from assisting diabetics and children with […]