Sep 28, 2022

I Was Denied a Psychiatric Service Dog Because of My Mental Illness

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Sep 22, 2022

Do not use Ukraine recovery money for institutions, but for support to independent living

Do not use Ukraine recovery money for institutions, but for support to independent living - Raisa K…inclusion-europe.euRaisa Kravchenko speech about how Ukraine recovery money must support services for inclusion of people with disabilities.Dementia experts call for care to be recognised as human rightdisabilityinsider.comDementia experts from around the globe are calling for dementia care after diagnosis to be recognised as a human right.Child neurodevelopment and autism research unit... more

Sep 14, 2022

9 Tips for Writing Emails When You Live With Anxiety

9 Tips for Writing Emails When You Live With Anxietythemighty.com"Will these suggestions make your anxiety melt away completely?""Now I support others to get out of institutions"inclusion-europe.euElisabeta Moldovan's speech at the opening session of our Europe in Action to End Segregation conference, 7 September 2022 in Brussels.Nursing Home Incarceration and the Fate of One Canadian Philosopherbiopoliticalphilosophy.comThroughout the pandemic, I have written a number... more

Sep 14, 2022

Why Disability Representation Matters For Brands

Why Disability Representation Matters For Brandsthedrum.comMartyn Sibley is a marketer, writer and entrepreneur who was recently voted one the UK’s most influential disabled people. He’s the co-founder and chief executive officer of specialist disability marketing agency (and The Drum Network member) Purple Goat. Here, for our Deep Dive on Marketing and the Marginalized, he looks into the value of representation, for both disabled people and brands.No ‘diversity’ without... more

Sep 14, 2022

Writer/Director Ashley Eakin Mentors Next Generation of RespectAbility Lab Writers and Dir

Writer/Director Ashley Eakin Mentors Next Generation of RespectAbility Lab Writers and Directorsrespectability.orgThe Virtual Cohort of the 2022 RespectAbility Entertainment Lab welcomed Writer/Director Ashley Eakin for a discussion on working in the entertainment industry.Medicaid’s Money Follows the Person program expands to 5 states, territories19thnews.orgMedicaid's Money Follows the Person has allowed over 90,000 people with disabilities and seniors to move out of nursing homes... more

Aug 24, 2022

Job agency criticised for disability barista program loses contracts in shake-up

Job agency criticised for disability barista program loses contracts in shake-uptheguardian.comAimBig one of 52 providers to lose market share in $1bn a year Disability Employment Services program.Blesma - supporting veterans for almost a centurytheactiveamputee.orgToday, I would like to draw your attention to Blesma, an amazing charity from the United Kingdom that supports veterans with limbless and other live-changing injuries - and who has done so for almost a century. As part of my efforts... more

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