PWD injures pinky finger during fight with partner’s ‘lover’

Futch Anthony Inso 07/10/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The tip of the pinky finger of a 33-year-old woman was ripped after it was allegedly bitten by a woman, who was having an affair with her common-law partner. The incident happened on…

Cebu City mandates QR scanners for PWD IDs verification

Pia Piquero 06/06/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – All business establishments here must now use a QR scanner to verify the validity of PWD  IDs to prevent fraud and ensure that only eligible individuals receive the 20 percent discount. Portia Basmayor,…

Luis Manzano mi-trend human nag sign language sa ‘It’s Your Lucky Day’

Immae Lachica 10/17/2023

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—  Luis Manzano nagpakita sa iyahang katakos sa pag sign language sa usa ka episode sa ilahang show nga ‘It’s Your Lucky Day.’ Ang main host nga si Manzano mi duol sa usa ka…

Newlyweds from Talisay get everyone emotional with their vows

Immae Lachica 09/01/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines— In a heartwarming testament to the power of love, a union is making waves online that serves as an inspiration for all, redefining the depths of commitment between spouses. This inspiring bond between Brunly…

PADS says this year’s stint in IDBF World Championships was the most challenging

CTU Intern Angeline Bregondo 08/23/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines- The founder of the Philippine Accessible Disability Services Inc. (PADS) Dragon Boat Team  shared the team’s experience in the 16th International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF) World Dragon Boat Racing Championships held last August 13,…

How dragonboat helped PWDs 

Brian J. Ochoa 07/08/2023

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—The goal was to help introduce recreational rehabilitation to persons with disabilities (PWD).  But the Philippine Accessible Disability Service (PADS) has achieved more, giving PWDs a chance to excel in sports and even become world…

Cebuano para-athlete Arman Dino bags silver in ASEAN Para Games

Dale Rosal 06/07/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Cebuano Arman Pila Dino bagged a silver medal in the ongoing 12th ASEAN Para Games held at the Morodok Techo Stadium in Pnom Penh, Cambodia.  The PWD from Mandaue City finished second in the men’s…

PWD from Cebu selected for PH Sitting Volleyball National Team

Immae Lachica 05/12/2023

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—Despite losing his leg three years ago, Cebuano Tonton Concepcion is still going to be able to represent the country in an international stint. This was after the Minglanilla, Cebu native was selected to…

A PWD athlete and his devotion to St. Joseph

Immae Lachica 05/06/2023

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—A Mandauehanon PWD athlete moves with confidence and grace as a devotee of St. Joseph.  Owen Loceño, 43, a paddler of the Philippines Accessible Disability Services, Inc (PADS), shared with CDN Digital that since…

PWDs in Mandaue receive first tranche of financial assistance

Mary Rose Sagarino 04/18/2023

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—Persons With Disability (PWDs) in Mandaue City received the first tranche of their financial assistance worth P3,000 on Tuesday, April 18, 2023. The distribution of the financial assistance for PWDs in some barangays was conducted…

Almost 13K PWDs in Cebu City to receive 1st quarter aid starting March 30

Wenilyn Sabalo 03/28/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A total of 12,953 persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Cebu City are set to receive the first tranche of their 2023 cash aid from the city government on Thursday, March 30. Dr. Ester…

Mayor Chan signs ordinance helping PWDs land jobs

Futch Anthony Inso 02/22/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has signed the proposed ordinance which implements Republic Act no. 10524 and provide effective auditing, monitoring, capacity building, and placement program for persons with disabilities (PWD). Councilor Annabeth Cuizon,…

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