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Casual Day organisers are gearing up for another busy year, with the highlight being the annual Casual Day campaign. The project raises funds for people of all ages with all disabilities. It also raises awareness of disability, and helps to reduce stigma and discrimination.
Zimbabwean singer-songwriter Prudence Mabena, whose documentary won an Oscar, has been named a Casual Day ambassador. She has written a theme song for the day, which will be recorded in June and will feature fellow Casual Day ambassador, rapper Tujay Harmonix.
Slide on your favourite pair of tekkies, pay your Tekkie Tax and support a good cause; it's never been easier to do the right thing.
The National Council for Persons with Physical Disabilities wants to help include disabled people in day-to-day society. It provides psychological care and help with employment, and encourages able-bodied South Africans to promote integration.
Ahead of National Children's Day on 3 November, the need to provide assistance to children with disabilities is at an all time high, and The Nappy Run campaign aims to raise awareness of their circumstances and living conditions, and appeals to the public to donate nappies of all sizes.