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Government seeks to improve needs of disabled

on Fri, 10/17/2014 - 12:33

The World Health Organisation estimates that around 15 per cent of the world’s population or approximately one billion people live with disabilities. In T&T however, there is no mechanism to gather information on disabilities, including the nature and incidence. 

This lack of clear data poses a serious challenge as the Government seeks to improve the delivery of social services to people with disabilities.

ICT for Seniors

on Thu, 07/10/2014 - 14:17

Facebook lessons for senior citizens

on Tue, 05/27/2014 - 12:57

In an effort to introduce senior citizens to Information Communication Technology (ICT), the Ministry of Science and Technology in collaboration with the Ministry of the People and Social Development held a sensitisation workshop called ICT for Seniors Programme yesterday at the Hyatt Regency, Port-of-Spain.

“Senior citizens are an invaluable, vibrant growing demographic within our nation.

The Launch of ICT for Seniors

on Tue, 05/20/2014 - 13:04

MAY 26, 2014

9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Regency Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Trinidad, Port of Spain