Accessibility

This is a section about accessibility. Covering the topics from website accessibility to public facilities.

If you experienced or witnessed a violation, report it by sending an email to National Council on Disability Affairs [email protected].

National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) is the national government agency mandated to formulate policies and coordinate the activities of all
agencies, whether public or private, concerning disability issues. It is tasked to monitor the implementation of several laws to ensure the protection of PWDs’ civil and political rights. These laws include Republic
Act No 7277 (Magna Carta for Disabled Persons), Batas Pambansa Blg. 344 (Accessibility Law), Republic Act 6759 (White Cane Act) and ILO Convention No.
159 (Vocational Rehabilitation of Persons With Disability).


iPhone and Android Podcast Third Episode

This is the third episode of our podcast about iPhone and Android and their accessibility features. In this episode, there are two topics that were discussed.


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


iPhone and Android Podcast First Episode

In this podcast, you will learn how to operate your Android or iPhone/iOS device using the accessibility feature called Talkback on the Android and Voiceover on the iPhone. The four topics discussed are the following:


Using the White Cane, the Right Way

I found a video on Youtube showing how to use the white cane. In the video, you can see a sighted person trying to experience that white stick we blind are using. According to her the sighted, it was hard


JAWS Scripts for Skype, SkypeTalking and their features

For those who use Skype especially those visually impaired internet users, this short tutorial maybe beneficial. I will teach you how to do few things on Skype using ascreen reader such as clicking a URL within a message, iniciating or


Yahoo Mail Accessibility for JAWS Users

Ten years ago when I first created my Yahoo email account, I think I was in a computer training that time, the interface of Yahoo mail was so simple. It was just a basic web-based email; well organized for instance


Republic Act 6759. AN ACT DECLARING AUGUST ONE OF EACH YEAR AS WHITE CANE SAFETY DAY IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Republic of the Philippines CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES Metro Manila Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday the twenty-fourth Day of July, nineteen hundred and eighty-nine. Be it enacted by the Senate and the House of