Archive

Entertainment 0 Comments

Ali McManus: a disabled singer with an unbreakable spirit

Ali McManus is a 21-year-old singer-songwriter and motivational speaker from Detroit, USA. She was born three months premature, weighed 2lbs 7oz and had a 50% chance of survival. She was

News & opinion 0 Comments

5 common myths and misconceptions about disability

The word “disability” is a broad term, but there are beliefs and misconceptions that cross many borders still widely held today. We share our top five most common myths below.

Lifestyle 0 Comments

COMPETITION: win a stylish Blue Badge Co disabled parking badge wallet

Ahead of Christmas, we’ve teamed up with the Blue Badge Co to offer two chic parking permit wallets to stylishly display your disabled parking badge. Its a perfect stocking filler for

News & opinion 0 Comments

Evenbreak wins UnLtd award for driving social change

Evenbreak, a pioneer in disability specific recruitment, has secured support from UnLtd, the UK’s foundation for social entrepreneurs. The funding and tailored support package will help the organisation continue to

Lifestyle 0 Comments

10 bizarre experiences with carers

If you’re disabled, you’ve probably had your fair share of dealing with carers, and that probably includes the odd slightly weird one! Here, we share writer Emma Purcell’s blog on her

Travel 0 Comments

AccessAdvisr: helping you to find accessible places

We all know how hard it can be to find reliable accessibility information about the places you want to visit. AccessAdvisr aims to make this easier by enabling people to

Lifestyle 0 Comments

5 practical and stylish Christmas stocking fillers for disabled people

The days are getting shorter, the weather is turning bitter, and everywhere is packed full to the brim with Christmas decorations and gifts. Christmas adverts have been on the TV for

Travel 0 Comments

Disability and travel: accessible USA

Wheelchair user Wolf, who has recently been travelling around the world, including Germany and Spain, tells us about his last destination, the USA. Find out what to expect in New