Disability Horizons News Roundup: 26th August – 2nd September 2019

For this roundup I’m sharing 4 articles published over 2 weeks. Stories include abolishing car park charges for disable patients, a mum has created soft doll toys with disabilities, survey results of abused disabled parking bays and research shows business leaders are reluctant to hire disabled people to senior roles. Disability Horizons News Roundup: 26th… Continue reading Disability Horizons News Roundup: 26th August – 2nd September 2019

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5 factors that cause mental health problems in people with physical disabilities

Wednesday 10th October 2018 was World Mental Health Day. Currently 450 million people worldwide suffer with mental health problems and it has been known to effect famous people too including Gary Lightbody, Ant McPartlin, Robin Williams and Chester Bennington.   To mark the occasion and raise awareness, I want to share factors that cause mental… Continue reading 5 factors that cause mental health problems in people with physical disabilities

Review: Victorious Festival 2018 (Sunday)

Victorious Festival is a three day music event that takes place in Portsmouth, on the south coast of England, over the August Bank Holiday weekend. I attended on the Sunday, hoping to enjoy a summers day watching the likes of Reverend & the Makers, Lucy Spraggon, Embrace, plus many more. Instead, me and my friend… Continue reading Review: Victorious Festival 2018 (Sunday)