‘CARERS WALES’ FEELS THAT UNPAID CARERS “SHOULD BE PRIORTISED FOR VACCINE”

Unpaid carers should have the Covid-19 vaccine at the same time as health and social care workers, a charity said. Carers Wales warned 680,000 carers...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” – WE WILL BE ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS SHORTLY: MORE INFORMATION

The judges votes are in and are being independently checked. We aim to announce the 12 winners next week. We received 126 poems in...

ELIN WILLIAMS NAMED IN BBC 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN

"My eyes might be deteriorating - but my determination never will" When Elin Williams was registered as severely sight impaired/blind aged 12, she looked online...

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK 2021 THEME ANNOUNCED

From the Mental Health Foundation MHAW 2021 will run from Monday 10th May until Sunday 16th May 2021. The theme for the week will be “Nature and the...

THE PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER’S ASSOCIATION (PFA) IS SETTING UP A NEW TASKFORCE TO EXAMINE BRAIN...

The Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) is setting up a new taskforce to further examine the issue of brain injury diseases in football. The PFA has...

EMPLOYMENT – YOUR DISABILITY RIGHTS

Employment It’s against the law for employers to discriminate against you because of a disability. The Equality Act 2010 protects you and covers areas including: ...

READ MY TRAIN STORY!

This is Sam's (campaigner for Leonard Cheshire) story about her rail experience. Covid-19 has had a big impact on rail travel, with new rules on...

CAN A PERSON WITH DEMENTIA MOVE OUT OF A CARE HOME DURING CORONAVIRUS?

From the Alzheimer's Society Can a person with dementia move out of a care home during coronavirus? As a loved one of a person in residential...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” – AN UPDATE

Our "My Disabled World" poetry has finished .. on the 31st October. Our judges are now going through all the poems with the results...

POETS FOR CHANGE – A POSSIBLE NEW MOVEMENT?

POETS FOR CHANGE [email protected] This is for all those poets who entered our "My Disabled World" poetry competition, and for all of those who may do...

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DECIDING WHAT PATH TO TAKE AFTER EDUCATION

From Elin Williams - 'My Blurred World' DECIDING WHAT PATH TO TAKE AFTER EDUCATION Elin | This post is a paid for advertorial in collaboration with Welsh...