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Prez to honour visually impaired teacher

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:37 -- geeta.nair

Tribune News Service

Patiala, November 14

An assistant professor of Punjabi University, Dr Kiran Kumari, will get the Role of Model award from President Ram Nath Kovind on the International Day of Disabled Persons on December 3 in Delhi.

At present, she is associated with the Department of Social Sciences. Despite being blind, she has been performing her duties with full of dedication. One of her students has already completed PhD under her guidance. 

Five other students are enrolled under for PhD while 7 are pursuing MPhil.

BGFI's Experiential Learning Session To Bhaucha Dhakka

BGFI is delighted to host the first ever accessible tour to Dockyard in Mumbai on Saturday,  24th November 2018 from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM.
Venue: Bhaucha Dhakka, Office NO. 3,  Mazgaon, Dockyard Road, Dockyard, Mumbai – 400010. Walkable from Dockyard Road railway station.
 About Bhaucha Dhakka:
Bhaucha Dhakka, also called as Ferry Wharf is a wharf along the  Thane Creek, along the coast of Dockyard road on the eastern seafront of Mumbai. It was built by Lakshman Hari Chandarjee Ajinkya(1789-1858).

RevvUp- BIR Billing Paragliding Trip for persons with disabilities

RevvUp- BIR Billing Paragliding Trip for persons with disabilities

Observing this, we at BillionAbles felt that something must be done and started planning for an event which involves activities presumed to be impossible for persons with disabilities and finally zeroed on *'Revv Up- BIR-Billing Paragliding*, an all-inclusive adventure trip specially planned for persons with disabilities.

Vacancies for visually impaired at Delhi

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 11:08 -- geeta.nair

Vacancies for visually impaired at Delhi ( only for person residing at Delhi). So, kindly advertise following content on your website :-


JOB PROFILE - To represent organisation and meet customers like Doctors and Pharmacist at chemist shop, hospitals/nursing homes in assigned territory . He has to communicate with customers and promote organisation's mission, vision, concept of social cause and its medicines brand.  

Eligibility Criteria for required candidates- 

Senior citizens and the blind celebrate World Elderly Day.

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:40 -- geeta.nair

MORE than 150 visually impaired and senior citizens celebrated World Elderly Day at the Malaysian Association for the Blind.

“Although the actual date is Oct 1, we were not able to hold it then and moved it to November instead,” said Society of the Blind Malaysia (SBM) Kuala Lumpur/Selangor chairman Rosnah Ahmad.

“We wanted to use this opportunity for the elderly and those with disabilities to come together,” she said.

The event was organised by the Society of the Blind Malaysia (SBM) Kuala Lumpur/Selangor and Social Welfare Department Malaysia (JKM).

City’s first inclusive park for kids nears completion, to open soon

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:30 -- geeta.nair

CHENNAI: Just behind the Amma Anuvagam on Santhome High Road, an inclusive park stands just beside the State Resource Centre for Inclusive Education. Now under construction, the park is a joint initiative by the Greater Chennai Corporation, the Bengaluru-based trust Kilikili, the Disability Rights Organisation, the Smart Cities Mission and architect Kavitha Selvaraj, to create an inclusive space for children with and without disability.

Senior Accountant, Senior Superintendent (HR), Junior Superintendent (Official Language) and Marketing Assistant

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 13:06 -- geeta.nair

 (A Govt. of India Undertaking - a Maharatna Company)
16, Bhikaji Cama Place,
New Delhi-110066
Phone: 011-26172580/26182955 
Email –

Jnanasindhu residential school in Karnataka empowers visually impaired kids through yoga

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 11:31 -- geeta.nair

MYSURU: Shivananda Kelur, the teacher, stretches his legs out in front, inhales and raises his arms above his head. Later, he exhales, bends forward and stretches his arms towards the toes.Scores of students bend and adopt the same stance.  But this is not your typical yoga class. All these students are visually challenged.

Ability Awards

CAVINKARE ABILITY Awards are National Awards that are awarded annually to four individuals with disability. Jointly instituted by CavinKare Pvt. Ltd and Ability Foundation, these prestigious awards come in two categories (please note nomination can be made for one category only).
CAVINKARE ABILITY Mastery Awards: These are three awards given to individuals with disability


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