Dive-A-Thon to defy gravity

Strap on your flippers, fill up your oxygen tanks and dive in the Handicapped Scuba Association South Africa (HSASA) 50 hour Dive-A-Thon! The HSASA is an established non-profit company that operates independently from any dive school. With their first project they are challenging people with disabilities, as well as divers […]

The bed that makes itself

For most people with disabilities or mobility impairments, the first obstacle after waking up in the morning is making the bed. Thanks to a Canadian inventor, doing so is now effortless. After seeing how her uncle, a wheelchair user, struggled to make his bed, Tina Cayouette wanted to create something […]

Rolling Inspiration recognised for excellence

Rolling Inspiration magazine has been nominated for the 2016 African Corporate Excellence Award! The African Corporate Excellence Award is presented by the United Kingdom’s Corporate Vision (CV) magazine, a publication that “shines a spotlight on the brightest, best performing and most deserving companies and individuals from around the business world”. […]

2016 Albie Sachs OTASA award

The biennial national congress of the Occupational Therapy Association of South Africa (OTASA) was held at the Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre in Johannesburg on July 14-16. During the opening presentation on the first day, Caroline Rule, part of the Rolling Inspiration family, was awarded the Albie Sachs OTASA award […]

Walk the Talk for MS

What did you do on July 24? Rolling Inspiration editor Charleen Clarke did the Walk the Talk. Her cause? She was raising awareness of multiple sclerosis (MS), an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain […]

Annual Disability Conference

“Not everyone with a disability experiences their condition in the same way. It therefore follows that reasonable accommodation cannot be the same for every individual with a disability.” So how does an employer “reasonably accommodate” a person with a disability in their workplace? This was just one of the key […]