Newz Hook – Changing Attitudes towards Disability with a Special Focus on Disability related News.
15% of the population experiences some form of a disability, and yet are often ignored! Today, people with disabilities are at the peripheral of most conversations. Newz Hook looks at how to engage with them as an inclusive part of the conversation.
At Newz Hook, we highlight stories and information that will let people see people with disabilities as equal, as able, as in-dependent and with empathy! We disseminate information to assist people with disabilities and their circle of influence become aware of what’s happening in the world.
Driven by inspiring stories and a vision for an inclusive world.
People with Disabilities
We share the voices of people with disabilities by discussing issues and solutions that enable them to be participate in society on an equal footing!
We inspire society to look at inclusion from a broader lens and build accessibility into the ecosystem.
We amplify your message and spread the word on how to create an accessible society.
We connect Brands to the untapped market opportunity of a loyal customer base that is currently under-served.
Whom do we impact?
Our amazing team of editors, content writers, video editors, and deaf reporters have published close to 4000 stories that have inspired and have triggered conversations towards inclusion of disabled in the mainstream.
Our stories reach out to more than 3,50,000 people every month through our website, app and social media channels.
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Hear from our Readers
Newz Hook has always amazed me for driving a web-accessible online portal. Presently we have many online media portals that brings in different categories of news. I feel, what made Newzhook distinctive among them is that, they publish real life heroes stories. It’s truly inspiring to read and acknowledge stories from different parts of the globe especially of those unsung heroz. Bravo to the entire team!- Dhanya Ravi, freelance content writer and disability evangelist
I am passionate about technologies for the blind as well as latest news on tech & social activities happening in the disability sector. My need to have a low vision friendly news app is totally fulfilled by NewzHook.- Prashant Naik, Bank Employee
It is a very simple sign language of interpreter and mostly important news that matters to me. It's very helpful app.- Dinakar Vasudevan, Deaf User
I was very impressed with the website & the way even the simple elements have been kept in mind like font size and backdrop colour. Hats off to thinking differently!- Archana Rao, Special Educator
Inclusivity Champion Award – Inclusive India Conclave 2018
Ascent Awards 2017 in the category "Business Innovation of the Year".
Indian ISV Awards 2016 in the category "Best Application for People with Special Needs".
7th NCPEDP-Mphasis Universal Design Awards 2016 in the category “Exemplary & innovative work towards the cause of accessibility”.
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