Dreamscape Blog

What Companies are Doing to Improve Disabled Employment

Date Posted: July 13, 2018

A lot of talk has been circling about the low unemployment rate in the United States. As of June 2018, our nation stands at 4% unemployment—just two percent shy of its 3.8% the month prior. Yet that number doesn’t align with every demographic’s situation. While overall unemployment percentages are on a steady decline, the percentage of unemployed disabled persons isn’t. Between Read More...


Can Exposure Create Normalcy for the Disabled Community?

Date Posted: July 6, 2018

Can someone have a disability and still lead a normal life? It’s a question many Americans ask themselves as they find ways to live life in the wake of their disabilities. While physical and mental limitations can turn daily habits into difficult challenges, their circumstances come with another hurdle; one that is psychological. How do you find equal ground in society when everyone Read More...


The Best Moving Advice for People With Disabilities

Date Posted: July 4, 2018

  Whether you need a home that is better suited to your needs, or you need a larger home to accommodate your growing family, there are countless reasons to consider moving. Finding a place with the right accommodations and modifications does not have to be impossible. With the right information and help, you can find a perfect new home. Assess Your Needs Realtor.com recommends Read More...


Charity Charge: The Feel-Good Credit Card

Date Posted: June 29, 2018

  Typically, we look at credit cards as a way to get what we want. Yet Stephen Garten found a way to create a program that gives rather than gets. It’s called Charity Charge, and it’s a strikingly simple way to make a big difference. What is Charity Charge? Charity Charge is a credit card company that donates one percent of every purchase to a charity of your choice. There are Read More...


Save, Earn, and Donate with Giving Assistant

Date Posted: June 22, 2018

There are a lot of ways to donate to nonprofit organizations these days. From shopping everyday merchandise to programs like AmazonSmile, you can make supporting your favorite charity part of your everyday habits. But what if we told you there was a way to save money, earn money, and donate to your favorite cause? It’s possible when you set up an account with Giving Assistant. Below you’ll Read More...


Seton Hall: How Universities Adapt to Disability Needs

Date Posted: June 15, 2018

College is an exciting chapter in life, full of undiscovered passions and potential. These formative years offer independence far beyond the scope of what you knew in high school, as well as experiences that will help define who you become. Yet for people with disabilities, this adventure can feel more like an intimidating challenge. Thankfully, most colleges have resources to help meet Read More...


Everything You Need to Know About AmazonSmile

Date Posted: June 8, 2018

Are you looking for a way to contribute to causes you care about? AmazonSmile makes donating to charities strikingly easy. In fact, it’s completely automatic. With more than 54 million Amazon Prime members alone, most of us aren’t strangers to this online shopping behemoth. With great deals on pricing and many items available for free shipping, Amazon is our go-to for the stuff that we Read More...


Joe Sehwani: Making Dreams More Accessible

Date Posted: June 1, 2018

Joe Sehwani is on a mission to create a better life for the visually impaired; one that is more accessible and more open than ever before. And he’s inviting those with a passion for the cause to join him through his nonprofit called the Dreamscape Foundation. How Dreamscape Foundation Began Dreamscape Foundation is only five years old. Established by Sehwani when he was only eighteen, it Read More...


Blind Entertainment: Enjoying Life with Limited Vision

Date Posted: May 25, 2018

We’ve all heard the phrase “All work, no play makes Jack a dull boy.” It’s a wise cliche. Entertainment is a crucial part of our lives. It brings us together, helps us unwind, and gives us reasons to laugh and feel joy. But what happens when your sight is limited? What can you participate in? Is it possible to still enjoy popular forms of entertainment like books, movies, and games? Read More...


The Growing Trend of Accessibility in Entertainment

Date Posted: May 18, 2018

Accessibility isn’t just important in the physical realm. As society begins to immerse itself even more into modern day technology, specific accommodations need to be developed with that in mind. Thankfully, Congress saw this. In 2010, they passed the 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act, or CCVA. Signed by President Barack Obama, this Act updates the outdated regulations Read More...