Tag Archives: Wheelchair

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 […]

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Public Transport Issues

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Public Transport Issues

We continue to talk about the difficulties experienced by wheelchair users. In our previous article, we talked about a few problems that wheelchair users experience in public spaces. In this article, we will talk about a place that is open to the public. But this time, we will talk about a few of the problems […]

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Problems in the Public Space

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Problems in the Public Space

We will continue to talk about the difficulties which are encountered by wheelchair users. In this article, we will talk about a few of the difficulties experienced by wheelchair users in public spaces, who have the right to use them equally with everyone. The outage of Accessibility Equipment One of the difficulties and stresses experienced […]

Things to Consider When Choosing a Wheelchair

Things to Consider When Choosing a Wheelchair

Wheelchairs not only provide mobility to those in need, but also become an extension of their bodies. It helps them participate in life and socialize. That’s why wheelchairs are so important for some people. So, what should be considered when choosing a wheelchair, which is so important? In this article, we will briefly touch on […]

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Completed

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Completed

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, which we mentioned in our previous articles, have been completed. These games started with a one-year delay like the 2020 Olympic Games and took place from 24 August to 5 September 2021. Para-Badminton and Para-Taekwondo branches, which were opened for the first time, also took place in these games. Approximately […]