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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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Message From President -MOD 2017

At the church service which opened our month of activities to commemorate the Month for the Disabled 2017, President of the Barbados Council for the Disabled  Maria Holder Small gave the address which touched on matters very close to the hearts of many who are affected by disabilities. Below is Maria’s speech. […]

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CTUSAB wants jobs for the disabled

The umbrella body of labour unions here has embarked on a year-long programme to secure employment for the disabled. The Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados (CTUSAB) today announced that it was partnering with the National Council for the Disabled, the National Disability Unit and the Barbados […]

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