Pinoys with Disabilities

City Mall Anabu: PWD-friendly Mall

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I’ve recently visited City Mall Anabu and I have discovered that it must be one of the most PWD-friendly malls in Cavite or anywhere south of Manila.  Many of our Pinoys with Disabilities are prevented from going around, especially wheelchair users, because of the unavailability of proper wheelchair ramps and the failure of mall owners [&hel...

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PwdPhil.com on CNN Philippines

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On the UN International Day of Persons With Disabilities, we were fortunate to have guested on the CNN Philippines show Serbisyo All Access. It is the public service show of CNN Philippines where they answer questions from the viewers. As a founder of the PWDPhil, I was more than eager to answer questions many of […]

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US Embassy Manila sponsors sports clinic for Pinoys With Disabilities

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Last Wednesday July 1, the US Embassy Manila sponsored a sports clinic for Pinoys With Disabilities. This event was an echo of a similar celebration for the US Americans with Disabilities Act. This event saw some of the PBA’s popular basketball guys from the Alaska Aces coaching and mentoring PWD athletes on how to shoot […]

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Kcat Yarza joins PwdPhil.com

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Writer and PWD rights advocate Kcat Yarza has decided to join PWDPhil as founding member and consultant. Kcat was not born with the disability, she has neurofibromatosis type 2. It is a condition where tumors grow in various parts of her nervous system leading to permanent deafness and paralysis of certain part of her body […]

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PWD Job Fair by Taguig City Government

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In celebration of the National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week, the city government of Taguig held a PWD job fair, Pinoys with disabilities, at the City Hall grounds. Recruiters setup booths that offered job placements for PWD applicants as well as the non-PWD jobseekers. Recruiters will be there at the Taguig City Hall grounds from ...

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Meet Rodrigo “Uncle Peewee” Kapunan

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The happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.” – William Ralph Inge True enough, Rodrigo Kapunan, or Uncle Peewee to friends and family, is the ultimate inspiration to us here at PWDPhil.com and is probably one of the happiest faces I’ve ever seen. […]

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