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What Is a Third Party Special Needs Trust?

A special needs trust can be quite useful if you have a person with a disability in the family. There are different types of special needs trusts, and in this post we will look at third party special needs trusts. 136 more words

Whoo hoo! SUN!

Wow, it is amazing how bright the sun is after so many dreary days of no sun. Yesterday became a spectacular day as the clouds burned off and the sun made an appearance. 57 more words


Season's Greetings

The best thing about working for a Disability Arts organisation is the quality, number and originality of the farewell cards you receive when you move on.  148 more words

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When we came back the world was darker,
our feet beat different rhythms
to a well worn track. Mine a dead man’s gait
yours as light as laughter. 44 more words


A Butterfly’s Courage - Author Unknown

Walking down a path through some woods in Georgia in 1977, I saw a water puddle ahead on the path. I angled my direction to go around it on the part of the path that wasn’t covered by water and mud. 494 more words


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Good is always worth fighting for, for even if the odds are so stacked against you, so you do not try, how will you know that if you did you could have been successful. Never be defeatist. This is even more so in the UK, especially in the light of the current cuts into disability care and support.

Featured Artist: Lyly

Lyly is an extension of the reach of a nondisciplinary artist and sex punk who has other names. They love bodies of all kinds. They went to school once and they might do it again. 64 more words

The Messages

At this point in my life, my responsibilities center on being a SAHM and maintaining a routine for self-care for my stability due to my psychiatric illness. 544 more words