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23rd White Cane Safety Day

23rd White Cane Safety Day

                              Director Carmen Reyes-Zubiaga of the National Council on Disability Affairs stresses in her message the importance of education of children with disabilities. She appeals for support to all leaders of...
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Deaf Teacher-Painter Meets his Modern day Good Samaritan

Deaf Teacher-Painter Meets his Modern day Good Samaritan

A local businessman-artist birthday gifted himself as a sudden inspiration, by inviting deaf teacher-artist and 2-time International Abilympics gold medallist Jose dela Cruz, to sketch friends and show his works...
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Mary Jane Villanueva, Opol’s Most Outstanding PWD 2012

Mary Jane Villanueva, Opol’s Most Outstanding PWD 2012

Proud Mayor Dexter Yasay recently awarded Mary Jane Villanueva, Opol Federation of PWDs’ Vice President, as the “Most Outstanding PWD” for 2012.  Launched to kick off Opol’s 2012 NDPR Week...
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COMELEC, DILG and DOH, 34th NDPR Week’s ‘PWD-friendly’ Websites Awardees

For the 34th NDPR Week, 3 strategic government agencies DILG, DOH and COMELEC bagged the “PWD-friendly Website Awards, after complying with the NCDA-NCC Joint Circular on Web Accessibility, to boost...
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New Vois Association’s Announcement for QC PWD Voters

The PWD COMELEC special registration locations for Quezon City on  August 11 shall be conducted in the following locations from 9am to 4pm. Just bring one ID…your PWD ID will...
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New NCDA Director Takes Oath

New NCDA Director Takes Oath

    Ms. Carmen Reyes Zubiaga, a staunch advocate of persons with disabilities has recently been appointed as the new Acting Executive Director of the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA). Her...
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Joy Center for the Disabled, International shares their “Joy-full Mission” with the Council

Joy Center for the Disabled, International shares their “Joy-full Mission” with the Council

Joy Center for the Disabled, International – NCDA Interface. On the bottom left picture, standing from the left: Pastora Agnes B. Valdez, Joy Disability Mission, Inc.; Mr. Tim Kim, Missionary...
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EDUCATION FOR ALL

EDUCATION FOR ALL

The National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) recently turned-over instructional and information materials to students with disabilities of Batino Elementary School in Quezon City, as part of its continuing campaign...
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AFS-USA Taps Deaf Pinay Alumnae as Leader in the YES – EOS Orientation

AFS-USA Taps Deaf Pinay Alumnae as Leader in the YES – EOS Orientation

Ms. Yamie Fiestada (center) with the 2 homebound AFS Filipino scholars, Carol Ann De Belen (left) and Mae Reecah Palma (right) during the YES 2012 End-of-Stay (EOS) Orientation in Washington...
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P-Noy’s NDPR Week Message

P-Noy’s NDPR Week Message

                   MALACANAN PALACE MANILA MESSAGE My warmest greetings to the National Council on Disability Affairs, as you spearhead the 34th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week celebration, as...
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