FRIDAY MAY 14, 2021: PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO- Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) have been known to find comfort and thrive in routines. The continued disruptions and uncertainty as a result of the ongoing pandemic have definitely presented challenges for this vulnerable group. In this regard, the Digicel Foundation under its Extraordinary Projects Impacting Communities (EPIC) Programme partnered with the Autistic Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ASTT) to support its therapeutic programme. The project was officially launched virtually on last Friday 7th May.
TUESDAY MAY 04, 2021: PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO- On April 29, the curtains closed on a major step in building the sustained ability of persons with special needs to prepare and respond to disasters. The ‘Preparing You’ programme, conducted by the Digicel Foundation and co-funded by the innovation Laboratory of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB Lab) also presented the opportunity to highlight the role of ICTs in building real-world resilience support for students with disabilities.