Western Cape Association of and for Persons with Disabilities (WCAPD) advocates for inclusive road safety during Road Safety Awareness Month

As South Africa observes Road Safety Awareness Month throughout April, the Western Cape Association of and for Persons with Disabilities (WCAPD) emphasises the critical need for inclusive road safety initiatives that address the specific challenges faced by persons with disabilities. The primary focus of Road Safety Awareness Month is to highlight the importance of reducing […]

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Advocating for Inclusivity: A Perspective on Human Rights Month

As Human Rights Month unfolds, it serves as a poignant reminder of the unyielding importance of upholding the rights of every individual within our society. For persons with disabilities, this commemoration holds special significance, offering an opportune moment to reflect on the strides made, the challenges faced, and the path forward in our collective journey

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𝗝𝗼𝗯 π—’π—½π—½π—Όπ—Ώπ˜π˜‚π—»π—Άπ˜π˜†: Senior Social Worker/Supervisor

Join our team at Cape Town Association for the Physically Disabled, a non-profit social development organization dedicated to making a difference. We’re looking for a passionate Senior Social Worker with strong managerial skills to lead our team. π—₯π—²π—Ύπ˜‚π—Άπ—Ώπ—²π—Ίπ—²π—»π˜π˜€:Minimum 5 years of social work experienceValid registration with the South African Council for Social Service ProfessionsValid driver’s

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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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How Witzenberg APD Gained from Extensive and Special Governance Support

We are thrilled to share a success story that highlights the transformative journey of Witzenberg Association for Persons with Disabilities (APD), especially during the past year under the dedicated leadership of Mr. Isaac Jacobs. As the newly elected Chairperson of the Board in March 2022, Mr. Jacobs faced significant challenges upon discovering that the branch

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π——π—œπ—¦π—§π—₯π—”π—–π—§π—˜π—— 𝗗π—₯π—œπ—©π—œπ—‘π—š 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.

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