The argument often goes that if mental illness was treated like physical illness people would get better treatment. I disagree
Introducing care agencies – how they operate and some of the advantages and disadvantages I’ve found with them.
The medical model of disability tells me I’m fundamentally broken and in need of fixing – but is this true?
#NotDying is my first poetry show, and you have an exclusive chance to see it on the 6th June – don’t miss this
It is a sadly common fact for disabled people (and in the context of this blog, specifically wheelchair users) to be blocked from attending events because of a lack of access, but whenever I discuss this with non-disabled people, they’re...
A friend recently asked me how I manage to not use social media excessively and balance energy requirements to achieve things I want to. In writing up my answer, I thought it might be useful for people other than them,...
When my impairment interfered with me brushing my teeth successfully I went in search of independent personal hygiene solutions that worked for me
An introduction to a series in which I will explore some of the main debates in disability politics.
Tips for disabled people on managing being admitted to hospital.
Tips for disabled people to be prepared in case of unexpected admission to hospital.