Tag "Disability"

News & Opinion 1 Comment

Putting the future in our own hands

New DH contributor, Imogen May, shares this interesting piece on the effect on changes in welfare legislation will effect the lives of people with disabilities and their ability to live

News & Opinion 5 Comments

A profile of Kaliya Franklin – a trailblazer in online campaigning for disability rights

Regular DH contributor, Sarah Ismail, shares this fantastic article on Kaliya Franklin. A tireless campaigner for disability rights who has been a pioneer in online campaigning via her blog, The

Employment 1 Comment

The power of volunteering

Sarah Levis, a blogger from Canada shares another insightful article about her experience of voluntary work and how it helped in her search to find paid employment. In my last

News & Opinion 1 Comment

Q&A with Anne Begg MP

UK Member of Parliament, Dame Anne Begg MP kindly took some time out to chat to Disability Horizons and share her amazing story. Her website perfectly summarises how “Anne was elected

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News round-up, week ending 14th November

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-ups of the happenings in the disability world the past week. • A disabled woman and her husband who

Travel 1 Comment

Everyday we’re shuffling… but today let’s do it Las Vegas style!

WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS CONTENT OF A MATURE AND ADULT NATURE AND MAY BE INAPPROPRIATE FOR YOUNGER READERS. PLEASE CLICK AWAY NOW SHOULD YOU NOT WISH TO READ THIS ARTICLE.

Meetup – 26th November 2011

Just a little note here for you, the vibrant Disability Horizons readers. You may remember whilst announcing our trip to New York, we also launched a ‘Disability Horizons MeetUp group’.

Relationships & Sex 1 Comment

A personal view: Relationships

Disability Horizons co-editor, Martyn Sibley, shares an article he recently wrote for his blog about his personal experience of relationships. Hello readers! I run a blog called martynsibley.com and I