Last official day of UK Disability History Month – links to UKDHM

Disability History Month – Celebrating Our Lives, Achieving Equality, Challenging Disablism. Hi all. Bloggers, artists, painters, musicians, writers, radio hosters, poets, and other viewers of this blog. (Who I will never name if you don’t want me to… but your work, currently existing or yet to come, is and/or will be awesome. 🙂 ) Today … More Last official day of UK Disability History Month – links to UKDHM

DanceSyndrome

References: [1] Jennifer Smith, DanceSyndrome, ‘Dream, Believe, Achieve’ – Student Jennifer Smith, who has Down’s Syndrome, showcases her piece for the Charity Film Awards. Her dance explores the issue that there are 1.4 million people in the UK with a learning disability and 50% of those people experience chronic loneliness. However DanceSyndrome dannce leader Becky … More DanceSyndrome

Fashioneyesta

Fashioneyesta (real name Emily) is a beauty blogger and YouTuber, She has septo optic dysplasia,and a visual impairment resulting from that. As some people believe that visually impaired people can’t be fashionable, Fashioneysta attempts to change those perceptions in style! References: “You Don’t Look Blind” – Fashioneyesta’s video about stereotypes she’s encountered about visual impairments. … More Fashioneyesta

Exposure Organisation

An award-winning youth magazine, film producer and charity, Exposure encourages young people to have a voice, for the good of others as well as themselves. So what is Exposure? Created by founder and manager Andreas Koumi in 1996, Exposure is a youth charity and a magazine, training young people to write current news and opinion … More Exposure Organisation

Sanchita Islam

Sanchita Islam is a visual artist, writer, filmmaker and mother of Bangladeshi heritage. She has worked in Bangladesh, Brussels, and the UK. She uses her artwork to express her feelings ,capture her two young children in yearly drawings, raise awareness of her mental health issues and to raise awareness of other people around the world … More Sanchita Islam