OUR VISION & MISSION
OUR VISION

Our organization envisions an inclusive Philippines that provides persons with special needs an equitable means to live a quality life and an avenue to embrace their value as human beings.

OUR MISSION

As an organization that is geared towards building an inclusive society, we empower the special needs sector by collaborating with organizations and holistically forming our members as advocates of the special needs sector.

OUR INITIATIVES
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OUR PARTNER AREAS
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OUR STORIES

The Easy, 20% Discounted Way Out: How Non-Disabled Individuals Take Advantage of the PWD ID

While a PWD ID is very ideal for many PWDs who may not be able to afford basic necessities and other commodities, it also creates opportunities for many non-PWD individuals to take advantage of the discount.

Written by Leo Nicdao and Edited by Rai Nuñez

“I still feel some type of exclusion in some way”: Accessibility, Inclusion, and Quality Education for Learners with Disabilities in the Philippines

For learners with disabilities (LWDs), the fight for accessible education can feel all the more bleak and dystopian. Systemic issues and a lack of specialized teachers relegates them to the margins, locking away their potential.

Written by Andrew Lerasan and Edited by Sab Therese

Bridging the Gap: The State of Assistive Technology in the Philippines

Assistive technology has the potential to revolutionize mobility, communication, and cognitive abilities. However, despite this, the question remains: Is assistive technology accessible for the Filipino PWDs who need them most?

Written by Joie Ocampo and Edited by Ysabella Mendoza and Leo Nicdao

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In Ateneo Speed Education Society (SPEED), we believe that our vision and mission of creating a more inclusive society is one that cannot be achieved alone. Contact us or follow us on our platforms to learn more about our different initiatives and find ways to help us in building a more inclusive Philippines.