Topic Tuesday

Tuesdays, we will be posting a blog about a different topic impacting people with disabilities. To suggest a topic, please contact us. (Click contact us from the menu.)

Dear Media – We are not click bait or victims

I am always intrigued by how media portrays people with disabilities as victims or click bait. As an example, here is a March 2018 article from CBC regarding the case of a vicious assault on a man in Mississauga. Police seek 3 men after ‘vicious’ assault on man with autism in Mississauga Here is my…

Help! I Need Someone…or Do I?

One of the questions I often get asked is how can someone offer a person with a disability help without having them get angry. It reminds me of a joke that I used to do in my comedy routine that there is good help and then there is overkill. As an example, I once went…

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