Once upon a time, meeting this way was considered scandalous, even dangerous! But desperation sent me online in search of people like me.
Sean Prendeville is undergoing surgery that will involve removing the top half of his leg, moving the lower half up, and turning it 180 degrees so that the foot and ankle act as a replacement knee.
Not only do I love this video because it features a song from my favourite artist, but the name of the song… ‘Shake it Off’!
Sean Prendeville now has a backwards foot, but that’s just the newest of a series of events he's endured in his 14 years.
After considering reports from both the New Zealand Government and Civil Society, the United Nations CRPD Committee has released it's recommendations for strengthening disability rights in New Zealand...
When it comes to disability, there’s so much information out there, it can be difficult and time-consuming to find the details you need. At AttitudeLive we’re keeping it simple.
If you have a disability and you're looking for a job, there may be challenges along the way, but there are many resources available to you.
There can be many barriers to the human right to education. Knowledge of entitlements, supports and services will help.
Living independently doesn’t mean you want to do everything yourself, it simply means having more choice and control over your daily life.
Accessibility means removing barriers and giving everyone equal access to products, services and environments.
If you’re newly disabled through accident, illness or genetics, you probably have a million questions.