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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Personnes handicapées ou invalides

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15 juin 2018

14:00
ST. PAUL, Minn., June 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Kim Keprios, with the support of The Arc Minnesota Board of Directors, has announced her resignation as CEO of The Arc Minnesota, effective June 15. "After 36 rewarding, humbling, joyful and...

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Du 12 au 14 juin 2018, la ministre des Sciences et ministre des Sports et des Personnes handicapées, l'honorable Kirsty Duncan, et la ministre des Services publics et de l'approvisionnement, l'honorable Carla Qualtrough, ont représenté le Canada à...

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From June 12 to 14, 2018, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, and the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Public Services and Procurement represented Canada at the 11th session of the Conference of...


14 juin 2018

20:00
ATLANTA, June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- In the Fall of 2018, AMS Vans ? the Southeast's premier wheelchair accessible vehicle manufacturer and mobility dealer ? will launch a focused initiative to equip both for-profit businesses and nonprofit...

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"I thought that there had to be a better way to protect individuals who use wheelchairs from inclement weather," said an inventor from Pittsburgh, Pa. "This inspired me to come up with this protective canopy." He...

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The Epilepsy Foundation today kicked off its annual Lemonade for Livy initiative at Shopko's Bay Park Square store location in Green Bay with Green Bay Packers Quarterback Brett Hundley, Shopko CEO Russ Steinhorst, and members of the Epilepsy...


13 juin 2018

15:20
The Blinded American Veterans Foundation (BAVF) hosts its 33rd annual Congressional Awards Ceremony on Thursday, June 14, 2018, to be followed by its annual Flag Day Picnic on June 16. The Congressional Awards Ceremony will take place at 11:30 a.m....

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In honor of Posttraumatic Stress (PTS) Awareness month, American Humane and the National Association of Veteran-Serving Organizations (NAVSO) are proud to announce the first-ever assessment and credentialing program that protects veterans and their...

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SAN DIEGO, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Infantino, the leading creator of smartly designed baby products for happy parenting, today announced a partnership with Changing the Face of Beauty to host the 2nd annual Everybody Plays celebration....

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Grantmakers and donors across the country are looking for ways to improve opportunities, outcomes and wellbeing of communities of color, the poor, LGBTQIA people, the disabled and others in the margins. There's a region that provides inspiration and...

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The Keck School of Medicine of USC is actively recruiting Hispanics with multiple sclerosis (MS) to participate in a study examining the impact of genetics, acculturation and cultural perceptions on disease severity. "Very little is known about MS...


12 juin 2018

13:00
La ministre responsable de la Protection des consommateurs et de l'Habitation, Mme Lise Thériault, annonce l'octroi de 16 M$ à la Ville de Gatineau pour la construction de 175 logements abordables. Ces unités de logement sont attribuées à la Ville...

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La ministre responsable de la Protection des consommateurs et de l'Habitation, Mme Lise Thériault, annonce l'octroi de 36 M$ à la Ville de Québec pour la construction de 400 logements abordables. Ces unités de logement sont accordées à la Ville de...

09:56
The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) today announced the launch of the Helen Keller Archive, the world's first fully accessible digital archive collection, comprising more than 160,000 artifacts, dedicated to the fascinating life of Helen...

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The Blinded American Veterans Foundation (BAVF), at its 33rd annual Congressional Awards Ceremony on Thursday, June 14, 2018, will present its George "Buck" Gillispie Award for Meritorious Service to U.S. Representatives Jodey Arrington (R-TX) and...

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La ministre des Sciences et ministre des Sports et des Personnes handicapées, l'honorable Kirsty Duncan, assistera à la 11e session de la Conférence des États parties à la Convention relative aux droits des personnes handicapées, du 12 au 14 juin, où...

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The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will attend the 11th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities from June 12?14,...

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AudioEye, Inc. ("AudioEye" or the "Company"), the leader in cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) digital content accessibility solutions, was selected by HyperDisk, a leading international strategic consulting, technology, and creative marketing...


11 juin 2018

16:16
La ministre des Sciences et ministre des Sports et des Personnes handicapées, l'honorable Kirsty Duncan, assistera à la 11e session de la Conférence des États parties à la Convention relative aux droits des personnes handicapées, du 12 au 14 juin, où...

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The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will attend the 11th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities from June 12?14,...

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Event: Informational Protest Date: June 14, 2018 Time: 11:00 a.m. ? 1:00 p.m. Place: Southeast Anchor Library 3601 Eastern Avenue  Baltimore, MD 21224 Attention political, state government, community news, and education editors: The members of...

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Inclusive Technology, the market leading supplier of assistive technology for special education has partnered with Avantis Education to bring together the first virtual reality solution for special schools around the world. Special and early...

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"I thought there needed to be a way to enhance comfort for wheelchair users on rainy days," said an inventor, from Chicago, Ill., "so I invented THE WHEEL DEAL." THE WHEEL DEAL provides an effective way to protect a...

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Le gouvernement du Québec est heureux d'annoncer qu'une aide financière de 23 753 $ a été consentie à la Fondation des handicapés adultes de la Mauricie pour la rénovation de son édifice. Cette somme provient du Fonds conjoncturel de...

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IZ Adaptive, the ready-to-wear apparel brand designed for adults with physical disabilities, today announced that it will relaunch in September 2018. IZ Adaptive first debuted in 2009 when Izzy Camilleri, one of Canada's most celebrated fashion...

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Le député de Trois-Rivières, M. Jean-Denis Girard, au nom du ministre des Affaires municipales et de l'Occupation du territoire, ministre de la Sécurité publique et ministre responsable de la région de Montréal, M. Martin Coiteux, invite les...


8 juin 2018

17:11
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Diplomats hosted an iftar last night at the UAE Embassy in Washington, DC for local Special Olympic athletes and their families. Many athletes in attendance will travel to Abu Dhabi in March 2019 to compete in the World...

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Le député de Trois-Rivières, M. Jean-Denis Girard, au nom du ministre des Affaires municipales et de l'Occupation du territoire, ministre de la Sécurité publique et ministre responsable de la région de Montréal, M. Martin Coiteux, invite les...

07:00
Freedom Motors, one of the leading US manufacturers of wheelchair accessible vehicles, is proud to announce the arrival of their new truck and full-size SUV line; available now. Mobility customers in wheelchairs and their families now have expanded...


7 juin 2018

17:45
Les partenaire de la candidature des Jeux olympiques et paralympiques d'hiver de Calgary 2026 (portant officiellement le nom abrégé de Calgary 2026) sont heureux d'annoncer le choix d'un président pour diriger son conseil d'administration. Le...

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The partners of the Calgary 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Bid (officially called Calgary 2026, for short) are pleased to announce that Scott Hutcheson has been selected to serve as the Chair of the Bid's Board of Directors. He will be...

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L'Ordre des orthophonistes et des audiologistes du Québec (OOAQ) accueille favorablement les recommandations issues de l'étude systémique qui porte sur l'organisation des services aux élèves handicapés ou en difficulté d'adaptation ou d'apprentissage...

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Afin de permettre aux personnes ayant une incapacité de profiter de l'offre touristique québécoise, le gouvernement du Québec accorde une aide financière de 20 000 $ pour soutenir le réaménagement des installations du Club de golf de Victoriaville...

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Dans le cadre de la Semaine québécoise des personnes handicapées, plusieurs acteurs du monde municipal ont pris part aujourd'hui au Forum « Un pas de plus vers l'inclusion » au Manoir Rouville-Campbell à Mont-Saint-Hilaire. Cette journée de de...

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Dans le cadre de la Semaine québécoise des personnes handicapées 2018, le CPQ (Conseil du patronat du Québec), le ROSEPH (Regroupement des organismes spécialisés pour l'emploi des personnes handicapées) ainsi que le CRISPECH (Centre de recherche pour...


6 juin 2018

20:49
Aujourd'hui à Ottawa, VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) a tenu une séance de discussion avec une vingtaine de Canadiens provenant de la Colombie-Britannique, de l'Ontario et du Québec et représentant les groupes qui ont des problèmes d'accessibilité,...

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Today in Ottawa, VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) held a session with a working group of approximately 20 individuals from British Columbia, Ontario and the province of Québec representing people living with accessibility issues, including individuals with...

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Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) issued the following statement from its President, David Zurfluh, in response to President Trump signing the VA MISSION Act into law: "On behalf of Paralyzed Veterans of America members?veterans with spinal cord...

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Encore une fois, une instance reconnue et respectée exige du ministre une modification et une amélioration du processus de gestion des plaintes dans le milieu scolaire. En effet, dans son rapport publié aujourd'hui concernant les services aux élèves...

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An expanded partnership between Alliance Enterprises and Microsoft is empowering vocational rehabilitation (VR) state agencies across the country to better serve people with disabilities in the quest for meaningful employment. Multiple state VR...

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Six families, having children with significant disabilities, filed a federal class action today against Governor Rick Snyder and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), alleging that the State of Michigan has failed to fulfill...

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Alors qu'elle publie aujourd'hui les résultats d'une étude systémique inédite qui porte sur l'organisation des services aux élèves handicapés ou en difficulté d'adaptation ou d'apprentissage (HDAA), la Commission des droits de la personne et des...

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Le président par intérim Philippe-André Tessier invite les journalistes à une conférence de presse demain matin à l'occasion de la publication du rapport Le respect des droits des élèves HDAA et l'organisation des services éducatifs dans le réseau...


5 juin 2018

14:45
"The normal leg holster system is uncomfortable to use, so I came up with a design that solves the problem of the holster pressure," said an inventor from Graham, Wash. "It solves discomfort." He created a prototype for...

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Le président par intérim Philippe-André Tessier invite les journalistes à une conférence de presse demain matin à l'occasion de la publication du rapport Le respect des droits des élèves HDAA et l'organisation des services éducatifs dans le réseau...

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Équipe Canada et Deloitte aident les athlètes à développer leurs compétences dans la vie quotidienne en accueillant plus de 60 Olympiens, Paralympiens et autres athlètes d'équipes nationales admissibles à Plan de match pour une demi-journée axée sur...

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Team Canada and Deloitte are helping to support athletes develop life skills beyond sport by hosting over 60 Game Plan eligible Olympians, Paralympians and National Team athletes for a half day of concrete skills-based training. Today, athletes...

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The Oscar Mike (O.M.) Foundation, a non-profit association helping injured veterans stay active, has teamed up with digital-health information provider, Backpack Health, LLC, to enable O.M. members to share medical information with caregivers and...

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FirstLight, a provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast, announced today a new relationship with Lakes Region Community Services (LRCS).  LRCS is a...

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Williamsburg Landing, the premier Life Plan Community in Williamsburg, and K4Connect, a mission-centered technology company that creates connected-life solutions for older adults and those living with disabilities, have announced a new partnership...

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