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Yet another election and a bit of a round-up of news

Our last blog post was uploaded in August. Little did we expect to be writing again this year about yet another election. We have heard from several of our Kenyan colleagues and they are all working flat out to maintain peace in the North Rift. 371 more words

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VARSITY Newspaper & A Disabled Archer's Perspective on 'Parasports'

Hey, guys!

Sorry for not posting in a while but it’s been a hectic couple of weeks. VARSITY’s Sports Editor asked me to write an article on Archery and Disability for the next issue. 299 more words

Disability

Monthly Recap - September 2017

Greetings,

Several weeks ago, a team returned from distributing wheelchairs in Peru, where they met a young woman named Nicole. Team member Sharon Lewis reports: 366 more words

Mobility

Renting Wheelchairs, ECV Scooters & Strollers When You're Visiting WDW

If you’re going to Walt Disney World and a member of your party is going to need a stroller, wheelchair or EVC/scooter, there are lots of options that range from renting from WDW to renting from an outside source and, in the case of the stroller (although I suppose you could do it with the wheelchair or EVC), buying one. 2,523 more words

Disney

Playing the Online Dating Game, on Wheels

Being upfront about my disability on Tinder and other dating sites has liberated me.

Published: September 27, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By EMILY LADAU

from NYT Opinion… 63 more words

NYT

Mobility Aids

When I was almost totally bedridden with M.E. going out of the house was torture.  Just being upright made me feel like I was dying and, once outside, the light, sounds and smells of the outside world were an actual assault on my very poorly brain.   1,234 more words

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Chairs, Chairs and More Chairs

Friday I shared with you how my chair suddenly died. Marlene asked to see a photo of my chair and I thought this would be a good time to explain how certain chairs complicate my life versus other models. 736 more words