LFTW WA 1.0: What is the main barrier Youth with Disabilities face in accessing vocational training programs?
This is a question on issues regarding youth with disabilities and we would like to hear especially from youth with disabilities!Vocational training is an important starting point for finding or starting a small business. Evidence shows that youth with disabilities have lower access to education in general, and also to regular vocational training programs. Whereas they often have the capacity to learn as well as youth without disabilities!
What is the main barrier Youth with Disabilities face in accessing vocational training programs?
a) Financial reasons
b) Community attitudes towards youth with disabilities
c) Infrastructures and content of vocational training programs that is not accessible for youth with disabilities
d) Entry requirements of vocational training programs
e) I am deaf please send me the poll question
Go to messages on your phone & type WA (SPACE) DISABILITY (YES/NO) (SPACE) ANSWER (a, b, c or d) and Send your message to 8585. This SMS is totally FREE of charge. If you have a DEAF family member or friend, send WA (SPACE) and E to 8585 and you will receive the poll question on your phone. On Saturday March 4, we will have a talk show on this topic at 10AM.