Archive - May, 2016

Play together!

Last year, the National Council of Social Service (NCSS) and the Singapore Disability Sports Council (SDSC) introduced a fun guide to conduct inclusive games for all called ‘Let’s Play Together!’. In the guide, there are practical ideas and tips for caregivers, educators and practitioners to modify games like volleyball, basketball and bowling, so everyone can enjoy them including those with disabilities.

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A more inclusive society for those with disabilities

Srin Madipalli at an AbleThrive talk.

With a lot of recent talks about disabilities including the one held by AbleThrive (a platform for those with disabilities), Ageless Voice reached out to a former London lawyer Srin Madipalli, who launched an accessible travel website called Accomable, to find out about having a more inclusive society. Srin, 29, has spinal muscular atrophy which is a genetic disorder that affects the control of muscle movement and has confined him in a wheelchair for his whole life.

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