Funds boost for training disabled

Friday 16 Jul,2010 SHAH ALAM: Cerebos (M) Sdn Bhd recently donated RM10,000 each to two skills training welfare groups for the disabled — Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled, and Society of Families of Persons with Learning Difficulties (Perkobp). The...

Hazardous crossing for wheelchair users

Monday 19 Jul,2010 Wheelchair-bound KUALA LUMPUR: The physically challenged community in Kepong Baru finds it dangerous to use the flyover which links Kepong Baru and Taman Menjalara The bridge was built to ease the traffic congestion in the area. The disabled...

Japan donates 50 recycling bins to centre for the disabled

Monday 19 Jul,2010 Masahiko Horie (left) with Sia Siew Chin (in wheelchair) admiring artworks made from recycled material. KLANG: The Japanese government donated RM155,000 to Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled for its “Project for Installation of...

Crossing the disability barrier

Tuesday 01 Jun,2010 KUALA LUMPUR: Caring Malaysians showed that they had big hearts by taking part in the “Be An Angel Campaign 2010” at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Centre in Jalan Robertson, here, recently. The volunteer training camp provided opportunities...

Enabled disabled

Wheelchair convoy spreads message of mobility Joseph Kaos Jr MOBILE TROOPERS: Participants of the ‘Konvoi OKU 2009’ heading towards Pasar Seni LRT station in their wheelchairs Pic: Khairull Azry Bidin The participants — ages ranging from 15 to 60 years — gathered at...