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So what...

Ok, I know this is going to sound like I am griping… in a way I am… but I do not want to allow anger to simmer in me so here goes… 121 more words

Disability Issues

Anniversary Week

This week marks a year since I first came disabled. I had my first accident on May 18th, the second a day later and surgery a year ago today.  404 more words

Challenges

NDIS, Advocacy and the Rest of Us.

It’s interesting to read today that advocacy groups are concerned that once governments hand over disability to the NDIS, there won’t be any money to fund advocacy. 234 more words

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Anyone can cuddle.

Only the Welsh can Cwtch…

Hi & Welcome to  our blog about the welsh way of life called Cwtch , Cwtch is basically welsh for `giving someone a hug or cuddle, a comforting arm at a time of need`. 60 more words

Culture Issues

My R Child...

Words Matter! Recently (yesterday) I heard a woman describe her grown child as Retarded… (Note – this is one of the few times I will use the word…). 158 more words

Disability Issues

LITTLE CITY OFFERS HOUSING, EDUCATION FOR THOSE WITH AUTISM

Original post from ABC 7 Eyewitness News

‘………….By Hosea Sanders

http://abc7chicago.com/video/embed/?pid=726326

PALATINE, Ill. (WLS) –More than 50 years ago, a group of parents joined together to purchase farmland to develop a home away from home for children with special needs. 359 more words

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