Help for disabled youth in Aktobe

19 February, 2014, Aktobe – “The center of support of paralyzed citizens of Aktobe” within “Stimul+” project and “Empowerment now”national informational campaign organized a meeting under the name “Dear Friend.” Younger and older generations of people with disabilities and special needs took part in the meeting. “Today there is a wide range of services, provided…

Semey Journalists participate in a training on appropriate terminology, applicable to disabled people

Semey, 14-15 February, 2014 – Semey journalists got an opportunity to participate in a training, dedicated to correct usage of terminology, applicable to disabled people. The training was organized within “Empowerment now!” information campaign in both Russian and Kazakh languages. The focus of the training was on correct terminology while covering the topics, connected with…

A youth club for people with disabilities and a volunteers’ school opened in Ust-Kamenogorsk

1 February, 2014, Ust-Kamenogorsk – a youth club opens its doors to young people with disabilities. The club opened with the support of “Bliss” psychological center within the framework of “Empowerment now!” national informational campaign, supported by the Association of Civil Development (ARGO), and funded by the US Agency of International Development (USAID). There have…

A new online portal is launched for disabled people in Temirtau

A social union “Angel Moi” within the “Empowerment now!” national informational campaign, launched an online portal for people with disabilities, as well as for people who are ready to help disabled people The internet address of the portal is angel-moy.kz According to Dmitry Ledencov, the representative of “Angel Moi”, the online portal was launched in…

Shooting for Improved Confidence

Galina Boltovskaya is a confident woman in her mid-40s, who slings a rifle over her shoulder and a crutch under each arm. She isn’t a hunter, but rather an enthusiastic guide for a flashy sporting complex in Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan and an avid marksperson who excels in the 10 meter air rifle shooting event. She took…

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