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Health and Disability Events 2017 - 2018 Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Events category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

  1. OCE Discovery 2017 - $20,000 in Accessibility Focused Pitch Competition
    Companies in Ontario that focus on accessibility and assistive technology will compete in Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) $20,000 Accessibility Tech Pitch Competition - Published: 2017-04-24
  2. 2017 Warriors to Summits Expedition Team
    12 veterans with disabilities will attempt to summit Mount Brooks in Denali National Park and Preserve on September 11th - Published: 2017-04-20
  3. Harris Communications to Showcase Latest Assistive Devices at Deaf Seniors of America Houston Conference
    See new options for home signaling systems for the deaf, doorbell and phone alerts, emergency and fire safety equipment, vibrating alarm clocks and more - Published: 2017-03-24
  4. Sweet Honey in the Rock - African Music by Female Cappella Group
    Sweet Honey in the Rock will perform at Kean University's Enlow Recital Hall, 215 North Avenue, Hillside, NJ, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, February 26 - Published: 2017-02-23
  5. 9th Annual Boating and Beach Bash Event for People with Disabilities
    2017 Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities to be held Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Spanish River Park in Boca Raton - Published: 2017-02-13
  6. Born Dancing NYC Inclusive Dance Company Presents "Wasted Love"
    Wasted Love will run at New York Live Arts (219 West 19th Street, NY, NY, 10011), February 17th and 18th at 7:30pm and February 19th at 2:00pm - Published: 2017-02-05
  7. 2017 Face of America Bicycle and Hand Cycle Ride
    World T.E.A.M. Sports annual inclusive Face of America bicycle and hand cycle ride is scheduled for April 28-30, 2017 - Published: 2016-11-13
  8. ESPA Accessibility Toolkit for Venues and Event Planners
    ESPA Accessibility tool helps venues and destinations evaluate their own accessibility and will make event planners search for resources easier - Published: 2016-10-20
  9. White Cane Day at Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments
    Missouri Supreme Court Judge Richard B. Teitelman to celebrate white cane day at Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments - Published: 2016-10-12
  10. Annual Educate Empower Employ Luncheon - Santa Clarita Valley
    Educate Empower Employ Luncheon to be held October 13th at the College of the Canyons Institute of Culinary Education Facility - Published: 2016-10-03
  11. Mind Shattering: Theatrical Production Focusing on Mental Health
    Slaying Dragons and Independence Center Present Mind Shattering - A Theatrical Production in Two Acts focusing on Mental Health - Published: 2016-09-27
  12. First-Ever Conference on Diversity and Inclusion in Hollywood
    Variety conference top be held November 1, 2016 at The Montage in Beverly Hills - Published: 2016-09-26
  13. Abilities Meet Up Zone at Abilities Expo Boston, September 16-18
    The Abilities Meet Up Zone at the Boston Abilities Expo allows attendees to share experiences and get answers to disability issues and questions - Published: 2016-09-12
  14. Challenging Disability Stereotypes - One Taste Bud at a Time
    Kids from Holland Bloorview will distribute lemon squares in Downtown Toronto, as part of new campaign to challenge Canadians to change their perceptions of kids with disabilities - Published: 2016-09-12
  15. Journey Found Annual Gala to Benefit Adults with Intellectual Disabilities
    Fundraising Gala aboard the Fall Foliage Lady Katharine Cruise Boat Saturday, Oct 15th, 2016, to raise funds to financially support residential programs and behavioral services - Published: 2016-08-15
  16. Parallel London: Fully Inclusive Fun Push/Run Disability Event
    World first disability led push-run takes place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on 4 September 2016 - Published: 2016-05-04
  17. 2016 Global Wellness Summit - Shark Tank of Wellness Competition
    New inclusive global-format Student Competition debuts at 10th annual Summit in Kitzbuhel, Tyrol, Austria (October 17-19) - Published: 2016-04-07
  18. Webinar: Changes in ADA and Pregnancy Discrimination Act
    Live webinar - The ADA and the PDA: Key Changes in the American with Disabilities Act and Handling Pregnancy and Disability Issues - Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - Published: 2016-04-04
  19. Mental Illness - What Does the Future Hold for Treatment
    Integrating Research, Practice, and Community conference March 31 to April 3 at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Published: 2016-03-21
  20. 2016 World Vaccine Congress: Breakthroughs for Ebola, Zika & Cancer Vaccines
    Experts from Merck, GSK, Pfizer, Sanofi Pasteur and more to debate breakthroughs for vaccines for Ebola, Zika and cancer - Published: 2016-03-07
  21. 2016 CSUN Conference: Latest Assistive Technology for People with Disabilities
    CSUN Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference scheduled for March 21-26 at Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel - Published: 2016-03-05
  22. Cannabis for Autism Conference
    Southern California Cannabis for Autism conference from Autism and Compassionate Care Connection brings hope to children with behavioral and physical symptoms - Published: 2016-01-04
  23. Workshops for US Airports Regarding Passengers with Reduced Mobility
    Open Doors Organization and Airports Council International series of workshops for aviation managers and access coordinators - Published: 2015-12-16
  24. An Evening of Fashion and Elegance Event
    An Evening of Fashion and Elegance is a fashion extravaganza to benefit disability community support and sex trafficking prevention organizations - Published: 2015-10-26
  25. Toronto Zoomer Show: Adaptability Canada to Launch Age at Home Solutions
    Adaptability Canada will be launching its Age at Home solutions at the annual Zoomer Show in Toronto, Canada - Published: 2015-10-26
  26. Decoding Dyslexia RI - Dyslexia Awareness Month Event
    This event will be held at: Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, in Warwick, RI From: 6:00 - 8:00 PM on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - Published: 2015-10-23
  27. 2016 World Humanitarian Summit - Have Your Say
    The 2016 World Humanitarian Summit will be held on May 23 - 24, in Istanbul, Turkey - Published: 2015-10-19
  28. Disability Rights Conference - Sioux Falls - Oct. 21, 2015
    Disabilities Rights Conference - Sioux Falls Convention Center, 1101 N. West Avenue, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, October 21, 2015 - Published: 2015-10-14
  29. Spine 10 x 25 Research Summit, Chicago, Illinois, July 18, 2015
    Event will commemorate the launch of Spine 10 x 25, an initiative that will lead to a 10% reduction in U.S. spine-related disability by the year 2025 - Published: 2015-05-19
  30. MonTECH Assistive Technology Open House
    University of Montana MonTECH Assistive Technology Open House 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Feb. 27, Curry Health Services Building Room 042 - Published: 2015-02-25
  31. Ohio Day at the Range and Outdoor Adventure Fair - Sept 12, 2015
    Annual Ohio Day at the Range and Outdoor Adventure Fair Sept 12, 2015 from 10:00AM until 4:00PM at The CMP, Camp Perry - Published: 2015-02-11
  32. ATSA Independent Living Expo 2015
    ATSA Independent Living Expo clinical program Sydney to feature breakthrough technology, industry updates and world renowned speakers - Published: 2015-01-22
  33. Claiming Full Citizenship: Self Determination, Personalization and Individualized Funding 2015 International Conference
    UBC Center for Inclusion and Citizenship hosting Claiming Full Citizenship, an international conference Oct. 2015 on Individualized Funding, Self Determination, and Personalization - Published: 2014-07-26


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