Manila bulletin 2019 08 01 editorial. Tuesday october 15 2019 is white cane safety day 2019.
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White cane safety day 2019 philippines. You are invited in celebration of white cane safety day this august 3 day activities are readied. Sections of this page. White cane safety day celebrates blind and visually impaired peoples achievements in the united states on october 15 every year.
Congratulations to all my friends who were born in the 1930s 1940s 50s 60s and early 70s. White cane safety day celebration 2019. It also reminds people about the how the white cane is an important tool in helping the blind and the visually impaired live with greater independence.
Promoting recognition and acceptance of the white cane. An act declaring august one of each year as white cane safety day in the philippines and for other purposes. Nevertheless it has to be held through the x ray frame.
In the philippines the white cane safety day was celebrated every first of august in accordance with ra 6759 of 1989 which declares that it is the policy of the state to promote and protect the physical moral and social wellbeing of all. August 1 is celebrated in the philippines as white cane safety day pursuant to republic act 6759 of 1989. To instill public awareness of the plight of the blind.
The law declares that it is the policy of the state to promote and protect the physical moral and social well being of all persons with visual impairments. The national federation of the blind celebrates white cane awareness day every year on october 15. The twenty fourth day of july nineteen hundred and eighty nine.
The law declares that it is the policy of the state to promote and protect the physical moral and social well being of all persons with visual impairments. Beverly bravo on august 30 2019 september 5 2019. National white cane safety day facts.
Be it enacted by the senate and the house of representatives of the philippines in congress assembled. When is white cane safety day in 2019 calendar of events this question always helps to be in touch with the schedule of the day. See more of deafblind support philippines on facebook.
Every year on august 1st the philippines celebrates the white cane safety day pursuant to republic act 6759 of 1989. According to the rules its not forbidden to take this long helper to a plane. I raising awareness on deafblindness seminar 9.
For blind people the white cane is an essential tool that gives us the ability to achieve a full and independent life.