World Disability Day celebrated at Tshwane Rehabilitation Hospital

Tshwane Rehabilitation Hospital in partnership with City of Tshwane hosted this race. In addition to the exercise, the day was also used to showcase and promote healthy lifestyle. Under the theme, Together Building South Africa Inclusive of Disability Rights, the government focuses on priority areas identified by the disability sector and is also linked to the seven priorities of government. These include Children/young people with disabilities empowered to chart their own destiny through access to quality lifelong learning; A built environment accessible to all persons with disabilities; Persons with disabilities as equal players in building inclusive economies; Children and women with disabilities feeling and being safe as equal citizens in their communities.

Source: Gauteng Province