disability

Australia Today

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 therapy for "sexual release".
Gavin Butler
7.12.19
Australia Today

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.
Gavin Butler
7.1.19
sex-how-to

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

Embracing my hearing limitations has come, somewhat counterintuitively, from eroticising them.
Anna Pulley
6.17.19
LGBTQ

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

Meet Pedro: Melbourne's premier disability-specialist sex worker.
Felippe Canale
6.12.19
body

What You Need to Know About Consent and Disability

The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.
Spencer Williams
5.13.19
Culture

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.
Justin Caffier
4.11.19
Fighting Words

Trainers Need to Start Learning How to Work With Differently Abled People

Trainers and gyms are failing disabled people in a lot of ways. Does changing this pattern mean changing an entire culture of ableism?
Mark Hay
4.9.19
Art

The Art of Crafting Frida Kahlo’s Image

The Brooklyn Museum's new exhibition provides a new look at Kahlo's multifaceted identity.
Jenna Adrian-Diaz
2.19.19
Fashion

Trans Disabled Teen Model Aaron Philip Is the Future of Fashion

She made history this summer as the first black, trans, disabled model to sign with Elite Model Management. And she's just getting started.
Aaron Barksdale
2.7.19
Culture

Meet the Women Building a New Art Form in the World of Dance

The Kinetic Light Collaborative challenges core beliefs about movement and the human body.
Emily Nonko
1.8.19
in bloom

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?
Video
8.10.18
death

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

"I wish I could snuff it. I'm only in the way."
Jane Fleming
6.24.18
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