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"Its Time For Film Characters That Survive Cancer!"

Cancer stigmas are often barriers for seeking diagnosis, as well as treatment and rehabilitation. Shubha Maudgal and...
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Helping Restaurants Welcome Persons With Disabilities

I Support Foundation tries to make cafes and restaurant visits a hurdle-free experience for families of persons with...
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Look, I Can Surf The Seas Fearlessly!

Chinnappa Mathanda, a parent of a child with special needs and one of the people behind aSpecialWorld talks to...

Hippocratic: 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World

"Hippocratic: 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World" is a documentary movie that chronicles the journey of Dr M. R...

Canshala - Bringing School and Normalcy To Children with Childhood Cancer

Children who are out of town patients often miss school for months on end. This affects the child socially and...

A Kind Word Might Light Up Our Days

Yuna Angell, who has schizophrenia, advocates it is important to be empathic and sensitive to people living with mental...
Minu Budhia and Preeyam Budhia with the team at ICanFlyy a special needs cafe

Every Little Step, Every Drop In The Ocean Counts

Minu Budhia and daughter Preeyam Budhia, co-founders of Café ICanFlyy in Kolkata, a café which employs individuals...
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"I Know You Are Busy. Do You Have Time To Spare?"

Understanding neglect, disrespect and other forms of Elder Abuse with Sonali Sharma, Communications Director, Helpage...

Narrative Therapy and Its Benefits To Families

Raviraj Shetty, a lead Therapist, Supervisor and Project Manager at Ummeed Child Development Center talks about his...

Endometriosis And The Risk of Normalising Menstrual Pain

Menstual pain or period pain is often considered normal, even when it is severe. This Menstrual Hygiene Day,...

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