Dis-Ability Articles

Life is Complicated BUT I want him to live it…

I just watched the Australian Story episode about two young adults with Down's syndrome, Michael Cox and Taylor Anderton and their desire to get married and start a family. It viewed on TV just a

Please Don’t Use That Word!

    I have been in a quandary for a few days now about whether to write about this or not but it’s something that I can’t seem to shake off so I feel I

Siblings of a Child with Special Needs

It is so easy to forget about the other children in your family when you have a child with special needs. Depending on the disability of your child and what is required to care for

By |March 29th, 2016|Categories: Dis-Ability Articles|2 Comments

A Beautiful Friendship

I received the most amazing letter today from one of the Mum’s at Oscar’s school. A letter about how Oscar helped her child two years ago and it touched Rich and I so deeply that we

Give them wings and they might just fly!

Don’t Dis My Ability is a campaign that the Australian Government ran last year acknowledging the achievements and abilities of people with special needs in the community. It highlighted the fact that people with disabilities

By |February 19th, 2016|Categories: Dis-Ability Articles, Life with Oscar|0 Comments