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Mums speak out on disability, advocacy and activism

by Editor

For the mothers of disabled children, navigating the roles of advocate and activist can be complex, confronting and a constant struggle. Now seven women – all mothers of disabled children,…

NZ to get first Changing Places accessible public toilet

New Zealand’s first ever Changing Places accessible bathroom is coming to Hamilton. It will be located at Hamilton Gardens and feature a height-adjustable adult sized change table and a hoist.…

New app targets misuse of mobility parks

“Using a mobility parking space without a permit even ‘for just a minute’ can block a disabled person’s opportunity to live life freely.”

The value of kindness

Welcome to 2017! There’s something really nice about celebrating one year and starting fresh on the next. Even though there is only one day between last year and this year, suddenly the world seems to open up with endless possibilities.

Pegging out the laundry at Caldas

Ian Hansen was the first to arrive at today’s destination, as usual. The sun was shining, so Ian did his washing and acted as luggage handler for the group.

Tracking the yellow arrows

Just like caring, on the camino you can miss a signpost and get a bit lost!

Letting the light in

Vivienne Tavite of Dunedin is one of five family carers walking the Camino Portugues to promote carer wellbeing.