NDIS planning inquiry recommendations, our take on it after making a submission to the inqury

The way people talk about their identity as it relates to their disability is a personal decision, relating to first hand experiences, in the context of the disability rights movement. 

What is person first language? 

Person first language is where the person is emphasis...

December 8, 2014

Comedian, journalist and disability advocate Stella Young has passed away, aged 32.

 

We're previously shared her TED talk "I'm not your inspiration, thank you very much". 

In this talk, she tells us:

"I want to live in a world where we don't have such low expecta...

October 23, 2014

This story brings together two great things that don't appear to be linked at first glance: 

1. Family story time

2. Advocating finding cures for rare conditions. 


Many of you will have seen this story on 60 minutes Australia on Sunday 19/10/14, about "the courageou...

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