disability

10.2.19

'I've Been Made Homeless Twice' – How Universities Let Disabled People Down

Discriminating against people because of their disability is illegal, but that doesn't stop some of our finest educational institutions from doing it.

7.12.19

Woman Wins the Right to Have Her Sex Therapy Covered by Disability Insurance

An Australian woman with multiple sclerosis is set to receive $10,000 a year from the NDIS to fund sex therapy for "sexual release".

7.1.19

Blind People Receive Letters from Australian Government in Format They Can’t Read

The NDIS has been sending vision-impaired people vital communications in the form of non-braille letters and PDFs.

6.17.19

This Is What It's Like to Have Sex With Hearing Loss

Embracing my hearing limitations has come, somewhat counterintuitively, from eroticising them.

6.12.19

What it’s Like Being a Male Escort for Guys With Disabilities

Meet Pedro: Melbourne's premier disability-specialist sex worker.

5.13.19

What You Need to Know About Consent and Disability

The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.

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4.17.19

Netflix’s ‘Special’ Could Be the Gayest Show on TV

Following the life of a gay man with cerebral palsy, ‘Special’ portrays queer life from a new but deeply relatable perspective.

4.12.19

Blind People Can Struggle to Understand Memes, So They Made Their Own

Screen-reading software allows visually impaired people to use the internet, but it hits a wall when it comes to memes.

2.24.19

How Can I Help My Partner Be More Confident in Bed?

Also in this episode of In Bloom: Can I get an STI from someone of the same gender as me? How can I have safe lesbian sex? What are some tips for sexuality and disability?

2.13.19

The Beauty Pageant Just for Girls with Disabilities

At the Miss The Miss Arc Broward pageant, young women get the chance to perform onstage to fight any stereotypes that people might have about disabilities.

6.26.18

Really, Really Old People Talked About Whether They're Ready to Die

"I wish I could snuff it. I'm only in the way."

6.7.18

It's Way Too Hard to Get Around Jakarta When You're Disabled

"I just want to be able to get on the train car myself."

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