Local Scene - July '16

Date

Link

31 July 2016

Why no compulsory education yet

Source: The Straits Times

29 July 2016

Singapore scientists grow mini human brains

Source: Agency for Science, Technology and Research

29 July 2016

Son inspired her to start special needs school

Source: The New Paper

29 July 2016

The science of nursing in community care

Source: The Straits Times

28 July 2016

Nasty encounters at toilets for those with disabilities

Source: The Straits Times

28 July 2016

Paving the way for more inclusive buildings

Source: The Straits Times

27 July 2016

Singapore, Belgium announce teams for Rio 2016

Source: Paralympic Movement

27 July 2016

Existing buildings to meet new accessibility requirements from 2017

Source: Channel NewsAsia

26 July 2016

Focus on mental state of mum who abused kid

Source: The Straits Times

24 July 2016

GIC funds training for special-needs musicians

Source: The Straits Times

22 July 2016

Six VWOs get grants to tap IT aids for those with disabilities

Source: Today Online

21 July 2016

More households to be eligible for computer subsidies

Source: Today Online

21 July 2016

Selfish behaviour in abusing disabled facilities

Source: The Straits Times

20 July 2016

VWOs 'should be called social service enterprises instead'

Source: The Straits Times

18 July 2016

Special needs kids benefit from mainstream schools: Parents

Source: creditSource

18 July 2016

Studies underway on safe ways to secure open strollers on buses

Source: Today Online

15 July 2016

Performers with special needs show parade is 'for everyone'

Source: The Straits Times

14 July 2016

Learning to live with ADHD can make one stronger

Source: The Straits Times

14 July 2016

NDP 2016 to feature performers with special needs

Source: The New Paper

13 July 2016

Going Above and Beyond the Call of Duty

Source: HCA Hospice Care

12 July 2016

I am not naughty, I have...

Source: The Straits Times

12 July 2016

LTA studying ways to ease public transport woes of families with young kids

Source: Today Online

12 July 2016

Move over, Captain America: The champions of Superhero Me are on the way

Source: Enabling Village

11 July 2016

Art brings together kids with special needs, those without

Source: The Straits Times

11 July 2016

Fitness exercises for seniors at Enabling Village

Source: The Straits Times

11 July 2016

Parliament: Murali calls for more efforts to promote acceptance of special needs kids

Source: The Straits Times

10 July 2016

Her wish: To celebrate 18th birthday

Source: The New Paper

10 July 2016

Strengthen transition support for kids with special needs

Source: The Straits Times

10 July 2016

Teen with rare disorder has one wish: To celebrate her 18th birthday

Source: AsiaOne

10 July 2016

Two-year-old toddler with rare heart condition dies

Source: The Straits Times

9 July 2016

No stopping this visually impaired runner

Source: Yahoo! Sports

8 July 2016

Centre for special needs adults opens

Source: creditSource

8 July 2016

First vertical farm to train people with mild intellectual disability launched

Source: The Straits Times

8 July 2016

Remember highly dependent special-needs children in inclusive society push

Source: Today Online

7 July 2016

More help needed for elderly caregivers of kin with disabilities, say VWOs

Source: Today Online

7 July 2016

Opening career paths for the disabled

Source: The Straits Times

6 July 2016

Making workplaces inclusive for persons with disabilities

Source: Channel NewsAsia

5 July 2016

Wanted: Legal boost for rights of special needs kids

Source: The Straits Times

5 July 2016

Not all special needs children can join the mainstream straight away

Source: Today Online

4 July 2016

More support, greater inclusion of special needs children needed: Lien Foundation survey

Source: Channel NewsAsia

4 July 2016

Attitudes of others discourage special needs children from spending time in public

Source: Today Online

4 July 2016

Making life easier for the disabled: What Singapore can learn from Sweden

Source: The Straits Times

4 July 2016

Swedish museum: Caters to all special needs

Source: The Straits Times

4 July 2016

HNF raises public awareness of home care resources

Source: Today Online

4 July 2016

Trying to raise kind kids

Source: The Straits Times

1 July 2016

6 myths about people who are deaf you need to stop believing

Source: Yahoo News

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