Disability sector demands inclusion amid Coronavirus pandemic

On Friday, May 22, the Department of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, in partnership with national disability organisations and the Presidential Working Group on Disability, held a webinar to discuss some of the challenges facing people with disabilities during the national lockdown and global Coronavirus pandemic. Speakers included various […]

The good that can come from the South African lockdown

Along with the rest of the world, South Africa is currently in lockdown. By restricting the movement of people, the government hopes to slow the spread of the Coronavirus or COVID-19 and give the healthcare service a fighting chance. This also has brought the economy to a screeching halt, which […]

Support for small businesses

Paraplegic and quadriplegic small business owners can sigh with relief as the Quadriplegic and Paraplegic Charitable Trust of South Africa offers support to businesses in distress as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. “The Charitable Trust understands that these are tough times for small businesses, especially those owned by quadriplegics […]