DISABILITY RIGHTS

Education that caters for disabled learners is attainable

But government needs to show more political will to implement its policies

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16 August 2016

21-year-old in wheelchair just wants to go to school

Montoedi Nyangweni fell down a cliff fetching water from a river

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19 July 2016

Disabled and out of school

Over 58,000 children with disabilities may be out of school in the Western Cape

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13 June 2016

Disabled woman lives in a cardboard shack on a filthy hill

Poverty haunts Centerton, on the edge of the citrus town of Hankey

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7 June 2016

Help for disabled children of immigrants

Passop revives support group

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3 June 2016

Hope for mother of disabled teen

Nomahlubi Mbulu’s plight touches GroundUp and News24 readers

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25 May 2016

“I can’t even use the toilet in my own house”

Disabled man feels imprisoned in his unfinished RDP house

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16 May 2016

How you can help mother of disabled children

Donate into her new bank account or drop off clothes at GroundUp

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11 May 2016

Mother says she has no choice but to give up her daughter

After struggling for 13 years with two severely disabled children, she can no longer cope

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5 May 2016

Protesters call for better transport for disabled people

“I am disabled and not stupid”

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29 April 2016

Left in the Dark: a blind student’s story

Education system is failing students with disability

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10 March 2016

Disabled UCT students demand access

"It’s not that we are being difficult or trying to make people's lives harder. We just want access to the education we paid for."

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27 January 2016