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Hobbies: Seniors & Persons with Disabilities Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Hobbies category.

Though some documents may have since been updated or revised they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2016-11-02 : Coloring Books For Adults - Inkspirations Series : HCI Inkspirations series of coloring books for adults encourage, inspire, and provide creative stress relief.
2016-10-13 : Health Benefits of Gardening for Senior Women : Gardening has physical and psychological benefits for older women including reduced waist circumference, improved aerobic endurance, hand dexterity, cognitive function, and daily physical activity.
2016-06-07 : Two-way Radio Communication - A Useful Tool for People Who are Blind : Joseph Stephen, Call sign VK5FBHE, writes on accessible two-way radio communication for the blind and visually impaired.
2016-04-04 : Wheelchair Accessible Container Farm : Container Farm specially designed to be fully operated by a person in a wheelchair.
2015-08-26 : Flying Blind: Legally Blind Man Learns to Fly : Special education teacher who is legally blind learns to fly, challenging traditional assumptions of disability.
2015-01-30 : Interactive Map for Oregon Anglers with Disabilities : Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife map highlights sites in Oregon that may be suitable for anglers with physical disabilities.
2014-04-26 : Richie's Gardening and Home Maintenance : Richie is a person who experiences ADHD and has always enjoyed gardening, as it turns out.
2012-09-13 : Amateur (Ham) Radio Information for Persons with Disability : Information on amateur radio for persons with disabilities wishing to become Ham radio operators.
2012-02-16 : Powerfish'n Hybrid Electric Reel for Anglers with Disabilities : Powerfishn Hybrid manual and electric fishing reel suitable for anglers of all ages with disabilities makes reeling in fish easier.
2011-06-12 : Raised Garden Beds - A Growing Trend : Sturdy elevated planter box allows seniors and persons with limited mobility to grow a garden of vegetables herbs and flowers.
2011-01-24 : Bringing Gardens to Care Homes in the UK : Using its Homes for Wildlife project the RSPB hopes to bring many species that are currently in decline in British gardens to Bupa care homes.
2010-12-29 : Indoor Plants for Health Care Design : Pulmonary rehab patients report increased well-being when interior plants introduced.
2010-10-08 : How to Create a Garden That is Disability Friendly : If you are planning a garden you need to ensure that it is accessible to everyone whether they are on foot or in a wheelchair.
2010-09-19 : Armchair Anglers Launches Website to Help Physically Challenged Get Back on the Water : New Non-Profit Organization Dedicated to Getting Physically Challenged Anglers Back On The Water Launches Fund Raising Website.
2010-09-19 : Making Learning to Fly More Accessible : Cranfields bid to make learning to fly more accessible to disabled people.
2010-09-18 : Making Greeting Cards to Earn Money : Making your own greeting cards may be the perfect home business opportunity.
2010-02-28 : Accessible Rotating Garden Containers : The Rotating Garden is an accessible garden for people in wheelchairs seniors and people with disabilities.
2009-09-16 : BOINC Projects to Help Health Science and SETI Projects : BOINC runs on your computer to help solve health science and astronomy problems like SETI Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence.
2009-04-10 : Pilots with Disabilities - Disability and Flying Planes : Many times pilots with disabilities train alongside non-disabled pilots at local flying clubs.
2009-04-07 : Disability Hunting Information for the Disabled : Information on hunting with a disability including locations to hunt and obtaining hunting permits.
2009-02-27 : Indoor Houseplants for Better Sleep : Placing houseplants in the main living areas of a house can enhance the flow of energy through the entire structure.
2009-02-27 : Garden Planting Tool for the Disabled Gardener : The Planting Stick makes garden planting easier for seniors with mobility problems and the disabled.
2009-02-27 : Gardening with a Disability: Adjustments for the Disabled Gardener : Tips for helping a gardener with a disability to enjoy gardening planting and sowing.
2009-02-21 : Digital Camera Reviews Lens Types and Memory Cards : Buying a digital camera information including reviews of memory card sizes and types of digital camera lens.
2009-02-20 : Close Up Macro Photography Tips : Tricks and tips for taking close up or super macro pictures with your digital camera for perfect photos.
2009-02-20 : Digital Photography Tricks and Tips : Tricks and tips for using a digital camera to take great photos in any season at night or in daylight.
2009-02-20 : Winter Photography Tips and Tricks : The art of winter photography is no longer reserved for the professional as you too can have exceptional results with your digital or 35mm camera.
2009-02-03 : Telescopes for Viewing Objects in Space : Information on telescopes including refracting and reflecting telescopes and objects to see in space.
2009-01-21 : Flight Tracking: Listen to Air Traffic Control Radio : Air traffic radio and flight tracking online listen to all communications between a control tower and airplanes or track aircraft in flight.
2009-01-21 : Listen and Track Space Station Space Shuttle and Satellites : Real time tracking to watch where the space station and space shuttle are plus live satellite tracking maps from NASA.
2009-01-21 : Astronomy - An Introduction : An introduction to the field of astronomy the study of space and celestial bodies such as suns planets and moons.
2009-01-13 : British Disabled Angling Association Information : The BDAA is a national registered charity and the lead disability angling organization in the UK.
2009-01-10 : Accessible Fishing Locations Perth Western Australia : Accessible fishing locations around Perth Western Australia that provide universal access for people with disabilities.
2009-01-07 : Disability Fishing Clubs UK : Information regarding disability fishing locations and clubs in the United Kingdom including Scotland Ireland and Wales.
2008-12-30 : Retirement Hobbies the Joy of Lifelong Learning : I got the gift of a love of learning hobby from my parents teachers and mentors.
2008-12-30 : Scrapbooking Tips and Ideas : These tips may be helpful when scrapbooking to keep memories of a special occasion such as a baptism a retirement party or any occasion.
2008-12-30 : Scrapbooking Ideas : Scrapbooking has become one of the most popular hobbies around and is an excellent pastime for people with disabilities.
2008-12-28 : Digital Scrapbooking : Digital scrapbooking is a method of showcasing your photographs and memories using a digital file instead of an ordinary scrap book.
2008-12-17 : Scrapbooking Styles : There are many different definitions and styles of a scrapbook including what the scrapbook is supposed to be.

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