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July 24, 2020

Focus Group Discussion of the Malungon Persons with Disability Consumers Cooperative

Last July 17, members of the Malungon Persons with Disability Consumers Cooperative held a focus group discussion led by Ildefonso Gangaran, President of the said cooperative, and Iris Gonzales of the Malungon Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office, to give updates about their cooperative activities and future plans. The group is exploring alternatives to their… Read More

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July 17, 2020

Advocacy Workshop on Employment Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation Inc. (LCDPFI) are grateful for our attendees from the local government of Talibon, Bohol. We are especially grateful to Vice Mayor Dave Evangelista and our leaders from the Talibon Federation of the Differently Abled Persons (TAODAP) who participated in our discussion on how to strengthen compliance and raise awareness on… Read More

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June 11, 2020

Disability Sensitivity Training Trinidad

It was a new and unique disability sensitivity training for us at Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation Inc. as we conducted our first online disability sensitivity training for our partners in Trinidad, Bohol. We are proud of the officers of the Trinidad Association of Differently Abled Persons (TAODAP) and staff of the Persons with Disabilities… Read More

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March 11, 2020

Fundraising Orientation Voice

Aimed at strengthening the capacities of persons with disabilities to be innovative with their efforts in funding support for their programs and organizational sustainability, Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation Inc. and Fundraisers’ Network for Development Inc. conducted a one day learning session on resource mobilization and fundraising. The session also became a sharing platform of… Read More

National Down Syndrome Consciousness Month
February 19, 2020

National Down Syndrome Consciousness Month

February is the National Down Syndrome Consciousness Month – and we encourage everyone to participate in raising awareness, supporting rights,  and promoting the well-being of people with Down Syndrome. Down Syndrome or trisomy 21 is a chromosomal condition in which the extra copy of chromosome 21 affects the mental and physical development of a child…. Read More