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Disabled glad for new laws

THE LOOMING punishment for unkind drivers who park in spots reserved for the disabled is being hailed by the Barbados Council for the Disabled (BCD). The umbrella body for about 17 organisations representing people who suffer with disabilities was reacting to news last week by Minister of Transport and Works […]

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Constance keeps pressing on

THE INAUGURAL Dorian Pile Essay Competition winner is by no means a writer. Constance Maloney said she simply decided to challenge herself to write because there was a segment open to members of the disabled community, an unusual occurrence. The competition was held last November as part of national celebrations […]

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More young people with eye problems

AN INCREASING NUMBER of young people are being affected by eye problems. p>Senator Kerryann Ifill spoke to the issue yesterday at a community outreach day to mark the month of the disabled. As she sat with members of the National United Society of the Blind (NUSB) in the Queen Elizabeth […]

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