International Wheelchair Day

International Wheelchair Day March 1, 2021 Greg Thomson Today is International Wheelchair Day! International Wheelchair Day takes place around the world on March 1st every year. On this day, people…

‘Flawed, unethical and dangerous’: new NDIS assessments risk traumatising the vulnerable | National disability insurance scheme | The Guardian

Peta Lambert is one of the few Australians who can speak from experience about what some say will be the biggest change to the National Disability Insurance Scheme since it…

Pushing Through During the Pandemic – New Mobility

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‘My son could die’: the disabled Syrian refugees on the sharp end of UK aid cuts – photo essay

In January, the British government told its diplomats to start finding 50–70% cuts in aid funding. In March, it was revealed it was slashing aid funding to Syrian refugee projects…

The Artist Christine Sun Kim and Friends Use Sign Language, Dance and Messaging Apps to Stay Connected

Friends Who Share a Language https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/12/t-magazine/sign-language-friends.html From left: EMILY McDERMOTT, writer and editor, hearing, 29; LUCAS ODAHARA, artist, hearing, 32; MEG STUART, dancer, choreographer and director, hearing, 56; YOUKA SNELL,…

Disability resources | Recovery

You are here: Home 2019-20 Bushfires Recovery services Individuals and families Disability resources Disability resources During and after an emergency, people with disabilities my need extra help to understand, communicate…