Lennie Marquez Yap CITY OF MANDALUYONG, NCR, SECOND DISTRICT (NOT A PROVINCE), NCR - METRO MANILA
Project T.E.A.C.H., a community-based rehabilitation (CBR) program that directly benefits youth with disabilities residing in depressed areas.
The PDAD implements and monitors the Accessibility Law and Magna Carta for PWDs in the city. The office also identifies individuals who will benefit from the free assistive devices.
Through the PDAD and Project T.E.A.C.H., various programs and projects are implemented, such as the profiling of PWDs and assessment of PWDs according to the type of disability.
As of December 2015, there are 2,182 PWDs registered who were issued with IDs and booklets, 721 or 33 percent of which are children.
To date, PWDs are given free wheelchairs (standard, supportive, or rough rider), walkers, o