“In the 2011 Trinidad and Tobago Population and Housing Census reveals that there are approximately 52,244 persons living with a disability (PWDs), representing at least 4% of the total population of 1,328,019”. **http://www.social.gov.tt/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Revised-National-Policy-on-PWDs-July-2018.pdf, National Policy on PWDs 2018
Digicel Foundation has spent the past eight years supporting initiatives that improve opportunities fro persons with disabilities. The impact of the work that we do with persons with special needs has been tremendous, but there is lots more to do.
However, support is needed in areas of: Therapy, Education, Sport for Development, Assisted Living, Entertainment, Health etc.
The Imagine 5K challenges patrons to ‘Imagine a world where inclusion is the norm’.
The main objectives of this event are to raise funds and help build awareness on issues that affect people with disabilities.