WATCH: Viral Video of a Blind Filipino Singer Singing Angel

Watch this viral video of a talented blind girl named Sarah Joyce Roberts while singing a song called Angel by Sarah Mclachlan and playing a keyboard at the same time. Currently her video has hundred thousand views and counting on Facebook, plus thousands of reactions and shares. No wonder she is really “a true gifted”, “a girl that has an angelic voice” and “a sweet young lady”, according to netizens. Continue reading


The Story of RBI, an Organization that Helps the Blind Filipinos

Hand Reading Braille

A hand while reading Braille

This is the story of Resources for the Blind Incorporated RBI, an organization that provides products and services for blind Filipinos all over the Philippines.

While we know that the Philippine government is doing their best to ensure that their programs and services are felt by the PWD sector, organizations like RBI are also there, trying to reach out those visually impaired in every corner of the Philippines. And of course they do this with the help of the Lord!

If you want to know more about RBI and the different services they offer, you can read the text that was copied from the RBI’s website below. Continue reading




iPhone and Android Podcast Second Episode

This is the second episode of our podcast about Android, iPhone and their accessibility features.

In this episode, our discussion is focused more on the Android device and its Talkback feature. Talkback is the screen reader for Android used by visually impaired mobile users. Like the Voiceover on the iPhone, it enables the blind to use their touch screen phone. Continue reading



Republic Act 10366 Accessible Polling Places for PWDs and Senior Citizens

S. No. 3287
H. No. 5509

Republic of the Philippines
Congress of the Philippines
Metro Manila
Fifteenth Congress
Third Regular Session

Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-third day of July, two thousand twelve.

[REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10366]
AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS TO ESTABLISH PRECINCTS ASSIGNED TO ACCESSIBLE POLLING PLACES EXCLUSIVELY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND SENIOR CITIZENS

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled: Continue reading