Artisans from Vietnam
Due to poor hygiene and wartime Agent Orange’s lingering effects, many Vietnamese people are disabled physically and developmentally. Many are uneducated and unemployed. However, Q&A Handicrafts began training disabled people in design and production of quality handicrafts. Now 20 employees, 18 0f whom are Deaf or have other physical disabilities, work with this artisan group. This enables them to develop personal skills, provide for their families, and gain hope.