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You’re Helping Rakesh Get to School

We are proud to announce the first EquallyAble Bridging the Gap Award has been made to ASTHA in India to help children like Rakesh. Rakesh is a child with disabilities in the urban slums of Delhi, India.  Every morning, his mother must carry him to school through narrow lanes with open drains, heaps of garbage, [...]

By |May 19th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

A Word from Our Founder

I am continually inspired by our mission of empowering people with disabilities globally by promoting inclusion and providing access to equipment, education, and employment. We face a daunting challenge.  Over 1 billion individuals have some form of disability, many living in isolated rural areas in developing countries where few services and little help is available. [...]

By |May 19th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

Shelby’s smile says it all…

Shelby lives in Kenya, is five-years-old, and has cerebral palsy. Since receiving a wheelchair, Shelby’s life has changed. Shelby’s mother, Ann, explains: “Since Shelby has had this chair she is able to sit in a more upright position, her feeding has improved, and she is now able to interact with other children.” Ann explains that [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|FEATURED, SUCCESS STORIES|0 Comments

Six tips for smooth travel with disability

We all have summer vacations on our mind. Have you planned for your well-needed vacation yet? Are you worried that your disability may prevent you from truly enjoying yourself? Well here at EquallyAble we believe having a disability shouldn’t hold you back! So we found an informative article on how you can prepare for an [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|FEATURED|0 Comments

Jani and the power of solar energy…

  Jani would have never thought that a new social innovation that taps solar energy to power homes and creates social entrepreneurship would actually come to his little town and to his home. Jani lives in Akividu, a beautiful village near Bhimavarm on the eastern coast of India known for agricultural rice paddies and is [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|SUCCESS STORIES|0 Comments

Saleem created his own path…

Despite living with disabilities, Saleem created his own path and paved it for others. MD Saleem lives with his mother and wife and earns 6500 rupees while also paying 2500 rupees in rent. Saleem was struggling to provide for his family and was looking for an opportunity to transform his future and create a new [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|SUCCESS STORIES|0 Comments