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Empowering Individuals with Disabilities through Sports:

A Path to Inclusion and Achievement | Sports have always been a powerful tool for fostering camaraderie, physical fitness, and personal growth. However, for individuals with disabilities, the benefits of sports extend far beyond the physical realm. At Western Cape Association of and for Persons with Disabilities (WCAPD), we firmly believe in the transformative power […]

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Ever notice how your favourite sport code thrives on likeminded individuals working together towards shared goals?

Well, peer support is a great deal like that – a team effort where those who’ve walked the same path are there to assist. Why it matters. None of us readily accept advice from someone who hasn’t walked in our shoes. It’s the same with persons with disabilities. The most insightful discussions about the challenges

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UNLOCKING POTENTIAL: THE IMPERATIVE OF INCLUDING PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

In a world that continually evolves, progress should not only be measured by technological advancements or economic growth, but by the inclusivity and equality we cultivate. At Western Cape Association of and for Persons with Disabilities (WCAPD), we stand as a beacon of change, driven by the unwavering belief that true progress is achieved when

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#WCAPD | 𝗗𝗜𝗦𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗖𝗧𝗘𝗗 𝗗𝗥𝗜𝗩𝗜𝗡𝗚

𝗗𝗜𝗦𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗖𝗧𝗘𝗗 𝗗𝗥𝗜𝗩𝗜𝗡𝗚 is a contributing factor to the incidence of road crashes with resulting injuries, fatalities and disabilities. Disability and fatalities arising from accidents caused by distracted driving is close to our hearts. There is not a moment to lose in doing all we can to curb the global rise in the incidence of disability.

#WCAPD | 𝗗𝗜𝗦𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗖𝗧𝗘𝗗 𝗗𝗥𝗜𝗩𝗜𝗡𝗚 Read More »

Mandela Day

#WCAPD | Knysna APD – Association for Persons with Disabilities had the privilege to celebrate Mandela Day (𝗠𝗢𝗡𝗗𝗔𝗬, 𝟭𝟴 𝗝𝗨𝗟𝗬 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟮) by giving out soup and ‘rooster brood’ to the local community in Hornlee. 𝐴 𝑠𝑝𝑒𝑐𝑖𝑎𝑙 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑛𝑘𝑠 𝑡𝑜 𝑎𝑙𝑙 𝑑𝑜𝑛𝑜𝑟𝑠 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑠𝑡𝑎𝑓𝑓 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝑚𝑎𝑘𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑖𝑛𝑖𝑡𝑖𝑎𝑡𝑖𝑣𝑒 𝑠𝑢𝑐𝑐𝑒𝑠𝑠𝑓𝑢𝑙!

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