Group of persons with disabilities allowed to join 2013 party-list race
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has approved the application of a party-list group of persons with disabilities to participate in next year's elections. continue reading...
Comelec hopes PWDs win in 2013
MANILA, Philippines - This group, for the Commission on Elections (Comelec), is a spark of hope.
Comelec Chair Sixto Brillantes Jr announced on Wednesday, November 7, that the poll body has allowed a group of persons with disability (PWDs) to run in the May 2013 party-list race. continue reading...
Opportunity for Caregivers and Physical Therapists
TWH PT Clinic is accepting Caregivers and Physical Therapists to work as volunteers and share their expertise in this field of healthcare.
We are also open for schools, centers and institutions who would like to affiliate with us for their Caregiver trainees’ on-the-job training and graduating Physical Therapy students’ clinical internship program. continue reading...
Showing TWH Persons With Disability working in Metalcraft, Woodcraft, Needlecraft and Packaging Department.
Welcome to TWHI!
Tahanang Walang Hagdanan, Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit and non-government organization that aims to uplift the lives of the Orthopedically handicapped persons. It was founded by Sr. Valeriana Baerts, ICM. a Belgian nun who was assigned as a volunteer nurse here in the Philippines. The center is located in Cainta Rizal which is about 15 kms. East Manila. It has five workshops, six Dormitories for trainees who came from far provinces. It is a rehabilitation and skills training center with sheltered workshops where the people with disabilities are trained to be productive and self-reliant member of the society.
SEARCH FOR MISS PHILIPPINES 2013
Miss Philippines on Wheels, Signs, and Visions is a search celebrating the empowerment of women with disabilities - women in wheelchairs, the blind, and the deaf. Tahanang Walang Hagdanan and Women with Disabilities Leap to Social and Economic Progress are proud to announce the project that would platform the talents and abilities of Filipino women with disabilities in the year 2013. Unlike traditional beauty pageants, Miss Philippines on Wheels, Signs, and Visions is not only a contest to select the most attractive and talented individuals, but also those who can best represent the sector and Inform the able bodied public of the achievements of the millions of people with disabilities across the nation. Read more for qualifications and requirements.»Click to download application form
TWH CELEBRATES ITS 40TH FOUNDATION DAY
Our heartfelt thanks to H.E. Benigno S. Aquino III for joining our thanksgiving day on our 40th anniversary celebration and also to our partners, friends, supporters and donors who have journeyed with us for the last 40 years.
Blessing and ribbon cutting of Training Center, Workshop Expansion & Administration Building
Blessing and ribbon cutting of Training Center for PWDs. Supported by the People of Japan under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects. More pictures...
Blessing and ribbon cutting of Expansion of Workshop of Persons With Disability. Funded by Help! Wir helfen! e.V. in Partnership with Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) Germany. More pictures..
Blessing and ribbon cutting of second floor work area of Metalcraft / Wheelchair Manufacturing Workshop. Funded by CBM.
Blessing and ribbon cutting of Administrative Building. Funded by House With No Steps Australia. More pictures..
Through sustainable livelihood, TWH helps PWDs to be self-reliant and improve their standard of living. Thus, TWH is committed and determined as ever to maintain the training and employment services for the PWDs by reaching out to local companies who
What would you do if one day you wake up to find that you are no longer physically complete? Your once agile body is now weak and paralyzed. read more »
Dear Pinoy Kababayans and Friends,
In our effort to make a difference and be one in initiating the much needed change in the Philippines, persons with disability of Tahanang Walang Hagdanan, Inc. request for your kind and generous support. read more»
For US donor, please donate thru our partner organization, Ayala Foundation USA
You can also donate directly to our bank account. details»