Issue Contents - 2010 May/Jun

Articles

Music by Prudence

Liyana is an inspiration to us all and its members are a testament to the amazing power of music and how it can transform and ...

With You I am Able - The Highschool ...

In March this year the Cerebral Palsy Association - Eastern Cape -(CPA-EC) ran a competition at just ten primary schools in Port ...

Rolling Sport - Record breaking Boston

Ernst van Dyk arrived back from Boston in April just in time to receive the Order of Ikhamanga from President Jacob Zuma

Rolling Sport - Bruce Warner Only the One

Bruce Warner is truly unique. For the past 12 years he has been South Africa's one, and only, Winter Paralympic athlete! Rolling ...

Rolling Sport - About SASAPD

About the South African Sports Association for Physically Disabled In January we spoke about the SASAPD being a vision led and ...

Higher Learning For All

Unfortunately, prior to 1994, few people with disabilities accessed the country's universities and other higher learning ...

Hot Spot News - Laduuuma!!

Laduuuma!! It is part of South African culture to celebrate through the joyful media of song and dance. South Africans know how to ...

Amputee Corner

Mr Sipho Nduli lost his limb in a road accident and is now a right transtibial amputee. He was amputated 11 cm below the knee ...

No Way!

According to a certain Paralympic medallist there is ABSOLUTELY NO WAY that an above knee amputee can make it into the top 200 ...

News and Views

Crutch Bags- "Like so many people using crutches I found the first week very frustrating, even around the house. I got irritated ...

Qasa News

The QuadPara Association of South Africa (QASA) has launched their 0860-ROLLING information call centre for mobility related ...

Columnists

Can you feel it?

It is with some anticipation and trepidation that I write these first few lines. A certain nervousness surrounds me because the ...

King Shaka Airport

Here in Durban, besides the ever present ra-ra about the Soccer World Cup, it's also about the new King Shaka Airport. It's been a ...

Fun and Games

I wish they had used this when I was in therapy. It is such a fun way to improve balance, instead of the boring games we had ...

The Interview

So you have compiled your CV in a professional manner and the job hunting starts. You send your CV to recruitment agencies, respond ...

The Shocking Truth

The Shocking Truth: 61% of impoverished persons with a disability are not receiving their disability grant! Recent research ...

Jozi 2010

With the long anticipated event about to Kick Off, we have been assured the City of Joburg that our country is ready. Jo�burg ...

Volkswagen best kept secret

When Jackie van Zyl saw a photo of the converted olkswagen Caddy in an international magazine, she knew immediately that it was the ...

In remeberance of Buntu Manyana

Feel nervous around him; you might meet him in the final! In remembrance of Buntu Manyana

Diabetes and wheelchair users

Poor blood circulation results in many diabetics losing one or more limbs. The prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus has ...

On the wings of a nightingale

On the Wings of a Nightingale - Danette Breitenbach I might walk differently, but when I sing, people only see me as a singer.

Pump It Up

I am 36 years old and I am a quadriplegic in a wheelchair from a taxi accident 4 years ago. I can get an erection but weaker than ...

T with Thuli

Girls and women of all ages, and with any form of disability, are amongst the most vulnerable and marginalized of society.