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Accessibility - The New Cool

Working towards inclusion by creating awareness and making technology accessible.

Who we are?

Think Accessibility - Think BarrierBreak

A social enterprise with more than a decade of experience in accessibility, BarrierBreak was founded in the year 2004 with a strong belief that that technology can empower people with disabilities and elderly to live independently.

BarrierBreak was founded on three basic principles – technology, hiring people with disabilities and a for-profit model.

Our Vision: Creating an inclusive society, a society where equal opportunity is provided, ease of access to employment, education, social life, and encouraging independent living for all.

Our Values: We believe in I3ON

  • We are Inclusive
  • We are Innovative
  • We act with Integrity
  • We promote Ownership
  • We Nurture our employees and stakeholders
Our Strength

Creating a limitless future

  • People that know accessibility - A team of experts that live and breathe accessibility to assist your teams to think accessibility.
  • Process Integration is key - We help you decide how to add accessibility to your existing processes and recommend how to bring accessibility at each step of the way.
  • Product that is accessible - Build accessibility features and support into your products and get the edge over your competitors.
  • Pricing that is reasonable - We help you meet your accessibility requirements and support you through the product development life cycle with a cost effective solution.
Founder

Shilpi Kapoor

A serial entrepreneur with a passion for technology and disability. Looking ways to make digital accessibility a priority! She has been recognized as one of the top 20 most powerful women in business in India for the year 2017 by Business Today magazine.

Shilpi is the founder of BarrierBreak and 247 Accessible Documents who is motivated to ensuring that as the organization scales, it impacts the lives of disabled people globally and has developed Newz Hook - India's 1st inclusive news website and app.

An Ashoka Fellow and a recipient of “NCPEDP – Shell Helen Keller Award 2008” – Non-disabled role model supporter of increased employment opportunities for people with disabilities, she has successfully built a sustainable business model in disability products and services.

SHILPI KAPOOR
Founder
People

Meet the Senior Team

BarrierBreak team is headed by a group of senior management team to whom we owe our global reputation. The senior team are outstanding in their respective fields and are committed towards excellence and organizational development.

JOIN OUR TEAM: If you love technology and are passionate about accessibility, send your resume to hr@barrierbreak.com

Our

Awards & Recognition

We are honored to be recognized for our success in the accessibility industry and look forward to continue our efforts towards creating an inclusive society.

Zero Project Awards 2018

Innovative Practice on Accessibility

NCPEDP – Mindtree Awards 2017

Role Model Companies / NGO / Institutions

Ascent Awards 2017

Business Innovation of the Year

Indian ISV Awards 2016

Best Application for Special Needs People

NCPEDP-Mphasis UD Awards 2016

Exemplary & innovative work in accessibility

IDA Awards 2013

Accessibility and Assistive Technology in Education

About

Standards we meet

These third party certifications reveal our commitment towards providing the best services to our customers and our on going efforts in accessibility & innovation.

ISO
We deliver internationally recognized high quality solutions.

Sedex Global – Social Audit
We follow and promote ethical and responsible business.