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Disabled People: The Largest Minority Group

Disabled People The Largest Minority Group

“Minority” is a name given to those who belong to a smaller group or number as compared to the total number. When we think of who may belong to a minority group, race, religion, sex, or political party, may come to mind. A group of people not usually thought to be a part of any […]

People With Physical Disabilities and Sports

History of Sport for People With Physical Disabilities

We all know the importance of exercising. It comes in many forms, such as walking, doing housework, chasing their children around, or playing various sports. Thus, we all exercise in some way throughout our day and it’s no different for those with a physical disablilty. This article will discuss being active in sports with a […]

A Federal Agency That Promotes Equal Access For People With Disabilities: US Access Board

Federal Agency Advocating for Mobility

There are many non-governmental organizations in the world advocating equal access for the disabled. You may have heard of some of these organizations – TASH, AAPD, ADAPT, to name a few. Organizations such as these, strive to ensure that there is equal accessibility around the world for people with disabilities. Well, did you know, in […]

Mobility Portability Comfort Electric Wheelchair

Accessible Home for People with Disabilities

Wheelchairs are essential for those individuals with a physical mobility disability. Whether manual or electric, wheelchairs are designed to provide some degree of independence and freedom,  though not all chairs are the same. In this article, we will examine three important elements to consider when choosing a wheelchair; mobility, portability, and comfort. Mobility is defined […]

Accessible Public Transport Stops

Accessible Public Transport Stops

Everyone has the right to use public transport. Almost all of the public transportation vehicles pick up and drop off their passengers from the stops. Are these stops available to everyone? In this article, we will examine these stops in terms of accessibility. All public transport stops should be arranged so that all pedestrians, including […]

The Biggest Minority

The Biggest Minority

The minority is the name given to those who are different in terms of any quality and less in number than the others in a community. In every society, there is a group that is a minority. So when we accept the whole world as a society, who are the biggest minorities? The world population […]

Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Other Problems

Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Other Problems

We continue to talk about the difficulties experienced by wheelchair users. In this article, we will address a few of the other problems. Risk of Injury In our daily lives, we all take the necessary care not to hit our bodies and get injured. But sometimes without even realizing it, our hand, foot, or arm […]

Accessible Home for People with Disabilities

Accessible Home for People with Disabilities

When looking to purchase a home, there are many factors to consider. For instance, one may be concerned with the size of the house and location or whether it has a modern kitchen with updated appliances. Most of us, when making that buying decision, don’t take into consideration its handicap accessibility. As an example, a […]

Do You Know What Accessibility Means

Do You Know What Accessibility Means

We all come across the word “accessibility” around us from time to time. Do we really know the meaning of this word, which at first seems simple to us? In this article, we will try to briefly explain what this word means. We can briefly define accessibility as “the ability of all living individuals to […]

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Psychological Problems

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Psychological Problems

Using a wheelchair has many challenges of its own. If you are not a wheelchair user, it is very difficult for you to understand the difficulties experienced by wheelchair users and the obstacles they face. To raise awareness, we will try to address the difficulties experienced by wheelchair users in this series of articles. Focusing […]