Durban resident, Grant Oosthuyzen, had a vision to teach people with disabilities to work and offer hope, purpose and empowerment to those in the disability community. One year ago, Get Inspired was born with the vision to get people out of their centres and homes so that they can live […]
In 2012, after a tragic gymnastics accident, Brandon Beack became a quadriplegic wheelchair user. While training, he lost concentration and fell off the parallel bars, missing the safety mats and landing on his head. He broke his neck at C6/ C7 spinal motion vertebrae and was left instantly paralysed from […]
Embrace disability! Be the change you want to see. A spinal cord injury that results in permanent disability changes your life irreversibly. It impacts on relationships, life goals, careers, living arrangements, and, so often, living a joyful life. But, no number of stairs, presence of negative and hurtful attitudes, or […]
With a vision to enable their members to live their lives to their full potential, QASA’s Work Readiness Programme is providing participants with knowledge, skills and the self-confidence to enter the formal world of work I had given up on a lot of things, including myself, says Nokozola Rantso about...
On Friday, 23 October, Rolling Inspiration hosted its first webinar during which readers could engage with the Rolling Inspiration team of disability experts who write for the publication. With topics ranging from health and beauty to employment and travel, the full-day webinar consisted of ten session with 15-minute breaks in...
The private sector must do more to support the government and include South Africans with disabilities in the workforce. This will benefit both the individuals and businesses, but also the economy at large. This was the overarching message during the multi-stakeholder gathering held at LESCO Manufacturing ahead of the International […]
To offer our readers even more, Rolling Inspiration has introduced its webinars during which our contributors offer even more insights into the topics they wrote about in the latest issue of the magazine. With our fourth issue of the magazine at the printer, we are planning another, informative full-day webinar […]
In March 2020, the QuadPara Association of South Africa (QASA) started publishing the Rolling Inspiration magazine inhouse. Before its first issue could go into production, COVID-19 and the national lockdown hit. All printing was halted. To ensure the publication still offers value to its readers, QASA published its “Quarantine” edition, […]
Our third issue for 2020 is officially here! View online or download here....
The QASA Driving Ambitions programme has reopened in KwaZulu-Natal, Gauteng and the Western Cape as the country heads into level 2 of the lockdown. Strict safety measures will be in place to protect both the instructor and learner, which includes wearing a mask when in the vehicle and frequently sanitising. […]