White Cane Safety Day celebrated today
by Lyndon Plantilla
Quezon City (1 August) -- Various government and non-government organizations will gather today to celebrate "White Cane Safety Day" at the SM Mall of Asia.
Leading the celebration are Senator Pia Cayetano, National Council for the Welfare of Disabled Persons Officer-in-Charge Dulfie Tobias - Shalim and Dr. Yolanda Quijano of the DepEd Bureau of Elementary Education.
The morning activities will include Braile reading and writing contests, sighted guide technique and demonstrations on paper clay art and chess playing for the blind.
Participating organizations will have a special cultural presentation in the afternoon. (PIA) [top]