Latest Disability News

HM TREASURY & DISABILITY

You ask what we can do as individuals, communities, society and government to improve the lives of those who are most disadvantaged. This Government...

Ros Altmann

I do think that there is much more awareness and support for disabled people in this country nowadays than there was in the past....

London Mayor, Sadiq Khan talks to us

We asked Sadiq Khan how he would make London a better place for disabled people: At the heart of my campaign is my desire to...

Katie Price – Talks to us about her son Harvey

My son, Harvey, had his birthday last month, and we held a little party to celebrate. The only guests were immediate family—too much activity...

Diane Abbott. MP Labour Party

“Austerity cuts have devastated the lives of disabled people up and down the country. I endeavour to have an understanding and be sympathetic towards...

Disability Talk Twitter

572FollowersFollow

You may have missed

This Should Make Us Feel Ashamed!

A safe bed has at last been found for a suicidal teenager whose case prompted a High Court judge to condemn care provision as...

HM TREASURY & DISABILITY

You ask what we can do as individuals, communities, society and government to improve the lives of those who are most disadvantaged. This Government...

Sex and Disability

It is estimated that over 10% of British men have paid for sex at least once. And that would mean over 200,000 disabled men...

Eileen talks disability discrimination with Professor Stephen Hawking

It was indescribably wonderful to have the opportunity to sit beside Professor Stephen Hawking and tell him about what we are fighting for in...

Can I Inspire You? – John Willis

THERE’S NO SUCH WORD AS CAN’T! These words articulated my mother’s attitude throughout my formative years. She never allowed me to use my lack of...

Rebecca Dann wins Disability Talk photograph competition

  Rebecca Dann, the winner of “A World of Unfairness” said, “I was very nervous, but it was amazing just being in his presence. It...

I AM TITANIUM

As part of the Slater and Gordon #HospitalHelpingHand campaign, I want to share with you all some hints and tips on visiting a friend or family member in hospital. As you’ll see through my story...

Who Benefits?

My name is Alex (the female variety) and I’m having a mid-life crisis. I’m not about to rush out the door to buy a convertible sports car but according to an article in the Telegraph...

Martyn Sibley – We are sailing

Over the past years I’ve managed to do many amazing activities. You know the ones. Flying a plane. SCUBA diving. Skiing. Hot air ballooning. Tree climbing. Having made a decision to spend more time...

Getting around as an amputee

Hi everyone! Hope your previous week has been great! 🙂 Today I’m going to be talking about getting around as an amputee as I feel there are a lot of misconceptions about what some of us...

Latest from the site

- Advertisment -