January 2020

Do You Know the 22 Adapted Sports in the Summer Paralympic Games?

Do You Know the 22 Adapted Sports in the Summer Paralympic Games?

The Paralympic Games, widely regarded as the biggest sporting competition for people with disabilities, currently coordinates and organizes professional competitions in 22 adapted sporting disciplines. The diverse array of adapted sports grew in the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games, where para-triathlon and canoeing were added to the program.

Posted on 1/28/2020


Accessible Apartment Hunting Tips

Accessible Apartment Hunting Tips

Luckily, the digital age has made it a bit easier to do a lot of the research without needing to leave the comfort of your own living room. Websites have not only made it easier to find available homes in your area, but available accessible homes (we'd like to thank our influencers for helping to spread the need for such features).

Posted on 1/21/2020


Disability Dating Myths

Disability Dating Myths

The disability world is full of romance myths, some of which can be incredibly disheartening for members of the disability community, and when assumptions are particularly destructive, they can actually perpetuate ableism. Despite common misconceptions, negative stereotypes, and ableist assumptions, people with disabilities fall in love every day. Dating with a disability is possible; disability can be part of a happily ever after. These are some of the most common disability dating myths and the facts that prove them wrong.

Posted on 1/14/2020


The Importance of Physical Activity for Children with Disabilities

The Importance of Physical Activity for Children with Disabilities

Exercise is an important part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and is incredibly beneficial to physical and mental well-being. Sometimes, children with disabilities find certain types of exercise difficult or disability-exclusive, but there are options that make physical activity accessible (and fun) for children of all ages and abilities.

Posted on 1/7/2020


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8/3/2021 | Kenda Felker
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