NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

Community Report - Central

Listen to NOW with Dave Brown weekdays 9 to 11 a.m. Eastern to find out what's happening in your community! Tune in weekly to hear from our community reporters across the country bringing you information on events and happenings in the blind and partially sighted community across Canada. Click here for more reports in other regions: Atlantic, Pacific and West.

Portrait of Derek

Derek Lackey

Manitoba

Since losing his eyesight in 2013, Derek has been passionate about advocating for, and educating others about the blind community. Derek has been dedicated to trying to break down the walls of misconception and myth around the lives of blind people.

Recent Reports:

January 13, 2021 - Derek Lackey shares some of his favourite childhood activities. He also tells us about an upcoming virtual event on accessible sport in Manitoba. 
 

More details:

  • The event "Disabled People Talking: A Virtual Discussion on Accessible Sport in Manitoba" is taking place on Saturday January 16, 3 p.m. Central time. 

 
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