You hear more and more about people with disabilities leading typical lives and not living within the limitations placed on them by either their disability or by others who sometimes have very low expectations for them. One such person, 42-year-old, Joao … Read more
This is a fascinating story on so many levels. Andrew Smart is not only really funny ( ‘I speak three languages- English, German and Spastic’), he’s also a determined man who won’t let his disability define or limit him -think … Read more
If you haven’t caught up with ABC’s 10 part series, You Can’t Ask That, then it’s not too late, you can watch it online on ABC’s iview. Each episode offers insights into the experiences of misunderstood and marginalised Australians as they … Read more
If you haven’t jumped on the podcast bandwagon, you’re missing out. There are so many interesting podcasts available these days. Listening to podcasts is a great way to be entertained while you are doing your house work, on long drives, or … Read more
As the Paralympics is underway it’s a good time to listen to this segment about the social exclusion of kids with disabilities in sports and playgrounds. This segment from the ABC’s Radio National, Life Matters program, explores some of the myths and … Read more
Rio Paralympics 2016 Trailer This is such a positive and entertaining short video. Do yourself a favour, take 3.5 minutes to watch it, we guarantee it will put a huge smile on your face.