Home offices the future of work?

As South Africans retreated to their homes amid the lockdown, businesses had to adapt to a new world of work with home offices as the place of business While there are few silver linings amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, remote work is definitely one. The nationwide lockdown forced many businesses […]

Supporting business owners with disabilities

While no business went unscathed by the national lockdown, small businesses felt the brunt of it. Fortunately, one organisation stepped up to help some businesses owned by quadriplegics and paraplegics As South Africans were asked to stay home, many businesses were forced to close. For small or new businesses, a […]

Disability employment amid COVID-19

Rustim Ariefdien takes a look at how the global COVID-19 pandemic and the national lockdown has impacted disability employment COVID-19 is having an adverse effect on our health, food security and economic wellbeing on a global scale, let alone in South Africa. The health implications are keeping us in lockdown […]

Keeping finances afloat

Good financial planning has never been more important as the national lockdown puts strain on the family income. Fortunately, there are some easy tricks to ensure your continued financial stability As the government placed South Africa in lockdown to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus and save lives, the […]

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 […]