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International Day Of People With Disabilities

International Day Of People With Disabilities

A celebration to mark International Day for Persons with Disabilities [IDPD] was held last night, with Mariana Teixeira, Chyone Harris, Valerie Wade, Jason Minors and Ryan Gibbons all “recognised for overcoming various societal barriers.” A Government spokesperson said, “Last night, the Minister of Health The Hon. Kim Wilson JP MP attended... Read more of this article

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Valerie Wade

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Valerie Wade

In the fifth, and final, of a series of interviews in honour of today’s International Day for Persons with Disabilities [IDPD], the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council spotlights Valerie Wade. The series is a collaboration between the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council and CITV, who said they “put together a series of interviews to highlight... Read more of this article

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Ryan Gibbons

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Ryan Gibbons

In the fourth of a series of interviews in honour of the upcoming International Day for Persons with Disabilities [IDPD], the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council spotlights Ryan Gibbons. The series is a collaboration between the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council and CITV, who said they “put together a series of interviews to highlight some of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Jason Minors

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Jason Minors

In the third of a series of interviews in honour of the upcoming International Day for Persons with Disabilities [IDPD], the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council spotlights Jason Minors. The series is a collaboration between the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council and CITV, who said they “put together a series of interviews to highlight some of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Mariana Teixeira

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Mariana Teixeira

In the second of a series of interviews in honour of the upcoming International Day for Persons with Disabilities [IDPD], the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council spotlights Mariana Teixeira. The series is a collaboration between the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council and CITV, who said they “put together a series of interviews to highlight some of... Read more of this article

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Chyone Harris

Video: Celebrating IDPD With Chyone Harris

In the first of a series of interviews in honour of the upcoming International Day for Persons with Disabilities [IDPD], the Bermuda Disability Advisory Council spotlights Chyone Harris, who urges people to “keep a positive mindset” and recall “everything about you is special.” The series is a collaboration between the Bermuda... Read more of this article

WindReach: ‘Care To Start The Conversation?’

WindReach: ‘Care To Start The Conversation?’

WindReach has launched a campaign aimed at encouraging conversations, saying that “awareness and education can break down barriers” and “pave a path for inclusion.” A spokesperson said, “Let’s get straight into it. Break the stigma. Accessibility shouldn’t be that difficult. Yet somehow the conversations are difficult,... Read more of this article

‘Essential We Ensure All People Can Contribute’

‘Essential We Ensure All People Can Contribute’

Minister of Health Kim Wilson highlighted World AIDS Day and the International Day for Persons with Disabilities, saying that “given Bermuda’s scarce resources – especially human resources – it is essential that we ensure that all of our people can make a contribution to society.”Speaking in the House of Assembly today [Dec 1], the... Read more of this article