STOPPING DISABILITY HATE CRIME

What is a disability hate crime? Something is a disability hate incident if the victim or anyone else thinks it was carried out because of...

COULD THERESA MAY WALK IN THESE SHOES?

Billy Davis reports on how the Government should be listening to everyone - including those with learning difficulties. He writes, " just because someone has...

MENTAL HEALTH AND HOMELESSNESS

Around 70% of people accessing homelessness services have a mental health problem. And homelessness charity St. Mungo's estimates that 64% of their clients have...

PROFESSOR STEPHEN HAWKING’S WORDS BEAMED INTO SPACE

He was perhaps the best known scientist in the world - and now his words are being beamed out of this world and into...

THE VULNERABILITY OF DISABLED PEOPLE – THE CRIMES THAT SEEP OUT FROM THE SHADOWS

Having a disability places an individual in the world's largest minority group. This is a sad story which needs to be told. Almost 5,000 disabled...

FASHION AND THE DISABLED GIRL

Fashion has to do so much more if it is serious about catwalk diversity - and fashion in general for people with disabilities. Jillian Mercado Jillian...

ITS NATIONAL CARER’S WEEK – BUT HOW MANY CARERS ARE SUFFERING THEMSELVES?

And the question we have to ask; does this Government actually care? A study to mark the start of National Carer's Week reveals how the...

DO DISABLED PEOPLE IN ADS MAKE ‘YOU FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE?’

A new study into 'ADS' that show people with physical or mental disabilities has shown creative agencies need to try harder to break society's...

ACTRESS EILEEN GRUBBA ADVOCATES FOR INCLUSION FROM HOLLYWOOD TO THE BOARDROOM!

Hollywood is buzzing about inclusion, but whether it's a casting call or job interview, actress Eileen Grubba knows all too well about being judged...

ARE THE TORIES TAKING DISABLED PEOPLE’S RIGHTS SERIOUSLY? LABOUR THINKS NOT!

Labour's Shadow Minister for Disabled People, Marsha de Cordova, says this is the latest example of the Conservative government not taking the rights of disabled...

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WHO CAN’T PLAY? WHY CAN’T THEY PLAY?

An appeal from 'Hyndburn Parents and Carers Group' Play is an important part of any child's childhood, so when we learned that there was currently...