Calamba City NDPR Week Program of Activities

Third week of July was proclaimed as the National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week to raise awareness on the problems on disability, and encourage every citizen to take active responsibility in addressing these issues.   Municipalities in different part of the Philippines host several activities for the said event.   Program of Activity Here … Continue reading Calamba City NDPR Week Program of Activities

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Pwedeng-pwd is now a (dot)COM!

I am happy to announce that Pwedeng-pwd.wordpress.com has finally migrated to it's new world wide web address.   Pwedeng-pwd.com After much thought, the migration to a the new domain name is a commitment to deliver more professional and formal content.   contact@pwedeng-pwd.com Accompanying the new domain name is the email address for a more convenient … Continue reading Pwedeng-pwd is now a (dot)COM!

White Cane Recipients of “You Cane Give” Initiative

The following individuals are the happy Filipino recipients of mobility canes from Kustom Cane’s “You Cane Give” Initiative.       In behalf of the above recipients, I wish to thank Jimmy, Wendy and Shep for the generosity that they have shown us. With these canes, we will show everyone around us that blindness never … Continue reading White Cane Recipients of “You Cane Give” Initiative

PWD and Senior Citizens Discount on Airplane On-line Booking

Nowadays, anyone can book real-time his/her airplane ticket in the comfort of their home including persons with disability PWD and senior citizens. They only need a good internet connection and a computer or a mobile phone. But the current on-line booking system limitation do not allow redemption of the mandated discount for PWD and senior … Continue reading PWD and Senior Citizens Discount on Airplane On-line Booking

How to avail discount from UBER Manila for PWD riders

In June 2016 the Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) issued a statement reminding transport network vehicle services (TNVS) including Uber, Grab, and uHop shuttle service operators and drivers to honor the mandated 20 percent discount for Students, Persons with Disability(PWD) and Senior Citizens.   Upon reading the said news, I tried to contact UBER … Continue reading How to avail discount from UBER Manila for PWD riders

Scholarship: Web Accessibility Curriculum

The demand for accessibility professionals is growing. We, people with disabilities have a lot to offer in this field. We live the experience, so in many ways we are already experts! We still have to learn the technical skills though, and that's where the Deque University classes can help.   Free Web Accessibility Curriculum offered … Continue reading Scholarship: Web Accessibility Curriculum

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Accessibility

How accessible is this world? It is very accessible. I can read any printed materials and street signs, enjoy watching movies, travel to different places in a breeze and can operate machines and do other stuff like anyone else until I lost my sight. Needless to say, the above mentioned become difficult or impossible to … Continue reading Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Accessibility