The much needed Assistance for the Spinal Injury Association of Fiji came in today from the Physio Net UK.
The organization is the largest in- kind Donor of mobility aid and Appliances to Fiji having done that for the past 10 years.
During her speech-Minister for Women-Mereseini Vuniwaqa says 13.7% of our population is living with at least one functioning challenge.
She says access to assistive devices is essential for many people with disabilities and is an important part of any development strategy
With more than 3000 members around Fiji, the SIA is grateful for the much needed consignment assistance provided today.
Vodafone ATH Foundation who also has been a constant partner for the past 7 years also gave in a Donation of $20,000 to the Association.
The Consignments include wheel chairs, medical consumables,books, and toys.