Category: COVID-19

Care Coronavirus COVID-19 Disability Japan

Support needed for care homes as COVID-19 group infections hit Japan [Mainichi Editorial]

Facilities not only need to prevent the further spread of the virus but to provide ongoing care. There is an urgent need for local governments to build support systems that will enable such facilities to quickly deal with infections.

Coronavirus COVID-19 Disability Telework

“I can’t participate in TV or teleconferences.” Japan’s disabled face difficulties working from home

People with disabilities are facing unexpected difficulties from working at home, A study by Osaka-based venture company Mirairo found that people could not hear and could not hold a video conference, and that the number of non-step buses was limited. Mirairo Co., Ltd. engages in consulting services for companies and local governments to propose an environment where people with disabilities can live easily.