People with Disabilities Archive

10 Tips for Including People With Disabilities in Your Party – Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi, President, RespectAbility

With the holiday season upon us, it’s easy to hold a party where all guests — with and without disabilities — feel welcomed, respected and have fun. All it takes is some planning. With some help from Alie Kriofske Mainella, a Wisconsin-based expert on working for inclusion of people with disabilities, here are some tips

Candidates Who Support Opportunities for People with Disabilities Won Big

Washington, D.C., Nov. 21 – Key senate and gubernatorial candidates from both sides of the political aisle who support opportunities for people with disabilities won big this election, showing that disability rights is a winning issue. There are 56 million people with disabilities (one in five Americans), more than 35 million of whom are eligible voters (one-sixth of

Talented Innovators with Disabilities Showcase Secrets Behind 400 Percent Improvement in New Jobs for People with Disabilities

Washington, D.C, July 27 — A panel of diverse leaders with disabilities and their allies are gathering next Monday, July 30 to discuss key insights into the unprecedented success of hundreds of thousands of Americans with disabilities who entered the workforce last year. This panel, composed of disability employment and workforce development leaders, will be

‘Enable Travel’ powered by Cox & Kings to make travel barrier-free for People with Disabilities

    ~ India gets its First Accessible Holiday Specialist ~ Delhi, March 16th 2017: In a move to make tourism more inclusive and accessible, Enable Travel – India’s first Accessible Holiday initiative was launched to cater to the travel aspirations of people with disabilities. A ground-breaking initiative in the area of accessible tourism, Enable

Thomson Reuters India Wins Award for Promoting Employment for People with Disabilities in India

Thomson Reuters recognized at Global CSR Excellence and Leadership Awards   Mumbai, February 24, 2015 – Thomson Reuters India was recognized for promoting employment for people with disabilities at the 4th annual Global CSR Excellence and Leadership Awards held on February 18, 2015 at Taj Lands End, Mumbai. The award recognizes innovative strategies and initiatives that