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Lawyer Barbara Oteng-Gyasi Donates To Persons With Disability

The immediate past Member of Parliament (MP) for Prestea Huni-Valley constituency and President of Wassa Hemaa Foundation, Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi has donated items to the Municipal chapter of the Ghana Federation of Disability Organization

Lawyer Barbara Oteng-Gyasi Donates To Persons With Disability

The immediate past Member of Parliament (MP) for Prestea Huni-Valley constituency and President of Wassa Hemaa Foundation, Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi has donated items to the Municipal chapter of the Ghana Federation of Disability Organization.

The items valued at about Ghc20,000 included Twenty (20) pieces of wheelchair, Twenty (20) pieces of white Cane and Twenty (20) pieces of Clutches.

The gesture forms part of her effort to support and provide comfort to persons living with disability in the Municipality.

Hon. Barbara presented the items to the leadership of the federation at Aboso (Town Hall) a community in the Municipality on Monday, August 4th 2021 for onward distribution to members of the Association.

The former Legislator who has over the years been committed to reaching out to vulnerable groups of people in the Municipality, assured the leadership of the Federation that Government will continue to support and take actions that promote and protect persons with disabilities. It is in this regard that Government had increased the Disability Fund, made job opportunities available through business development.

She adviced persons with disability not to allow thier disability to impede thier progress as Disability is not Inability.

The Chairman of the Federation, Mr. Patrick Obeng and the Social Welfare Officer of the Municipality Mr. Patrick Atubiga expressed gratitude to the former MP for her continuous support to the Federation and assured her that the items would be effectively distributed to beneficiaries.

Accompaining, the former Member of Parliament were Municipal Chief Executive Hon. Dr. Isaac Dasmani, Constituency Executives, supporters and sympathizers of the New Patriotic Party in the Prestea Huni – Valley Constituency.

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