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New Discount for Seniors

I am offering a new discount for Seniors who live in assisted living, independent living, in home care, or senior apartments…they will now receive 12% off my services. 29 more words

Dog Grooming

I’ve wanted to live independently for a long time - #100days100stories

Ben wants to live in his own home, like other young people. Despite being in work and finding a flat, he can’t move as he’s still struggling to get the council and other agencies to work together. 451 more words


Off to the UN, this battle is far from over!

After a day in the House of Commons & Lords, it feels right to share this press release from Inclusion London which we were happy to pass over to those I met today….please share.  1,127 more words


My 40 hours a week

Living in the confines of a city bordered by eroded new lands and clustered by high rise buildings like so many ant hills makes you a very confused person. 1,652 more words

Moving On

Who's being Abused, Who's being Protected?

I often talk about Nato here. He has Down syndrome. Today I’m going to tell you that for the last 3 weeks or so, the Department of Human Services in our new home state, is investigating me for “adult abuse of a protected person.” I must be a very bad parent, let alone a very bad person, right? 1,019 more words

Disability History: Colleen Starkloff, St. Louis, MO

It’s Our Story is a national initiative to make disability history public and accessible. Scott Cooper recorded and collected over 1,300 video interviews from disability leaders across the country since 2005. 108 more words

News And Guest Blog Posts

College Life : Living Independently

This article is all about the first time I started living in the city, away from home, away from my family, away from everything I’ve grown to get used to. 613 more words