Disability Rights

Disabled woman lives in a cardboard shack on a filthy hill

Poverty haunts Centerton, on the edge of the citrus town of Hankey


News | 7 June 2016

Help for disabled children of immigrants

Passop revives support group


Brief | 3 June 2016

Hope for mother of disabled teen

Nomahlubi Mbulu’s plight touches GroundUp and News24 readers


News | 25 May 2016

“I can’t even use the toilet in my own house”

Disabled man feels imprisoned in his unfinished RDP house


News | 16 May 2016

How you can help mother of disabled children

Donate into her new bank account or drop off clothes at GroundUp


News | 11 May 2016

Mother says she has no choice but to give up her daughter

After struggling for 13 years with two severely disabled children, she can no longer cope


News | 5 May 2016

Protesters call for better transport for disabled people

“I am disabled and not stupid”


News | 29 April 2016

Left in the Dark: a blind student’s story

Education system is failing students with disability


Opinion | 10 March 2016

Disabled UCT students demand access

"It’s not that we are being difficult or trying to make people's lives harder. We just want access to the education we paid for."


News | 27 January 2016