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International Women's Day 2019 Poster showing a woman with her arms stretched and a text Celebrating women who are changing the face of health and personal care

Women’s Day 2019: Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate For Change

For International Women's Day, in line with the UN Women’s theme for 2019 we highlight a few women innovators and...
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How Music Can Help Persons On The Autism Spectrum

Dr. Megha Sharda shares insights on the impact of music on individuals on the autism spectrum based on a research...
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When a Store Welcomes Shoppers with Disability

Retail giant Big Bazaar has opened its stores to persons with disabilities by introducing inclusion initiatives and...

Play Should Be Accessible To Every Child

Can you imagine a child who has never been to a playground or a park, never been able to swing or slide! For whom open...

Open Therapy Doors For A Safer Future Of Your Children

On World Human Rights Day and the day after World Patient Safety Day, TogetherWeCan and PatientsEngage would like to...

Is Epilepsy Surgery a Safe Option?

When antiepileptic drugs fail to control seizures and convulsions, an epilepsy surgery may be recommended. Dr. Rajan...
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Protecting Children With Disabilities from Sexual Abuse

Personal safety and sexuality education is critical for children and young individuals with Intellectual disabilities,...
Image description: The team of people with intellectual and development disability who operate Cafe Arpan, a Juhu Mumbai snacks cafe

We Love Making Cold Coffee and Garam Chai

This one of a kind café in Mumbai provides employment opportunities to adults with developmental and intellectual...
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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...
Image: Inclusive Surfing event in Chennai for autistic and other disabled youngsters

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...

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