EU disability card

EU Disability Card Following on from my recent trip to Belgium to the conference in Brussels celebrating international day of people with disabilities, myself & fellow SBHI Donegal branch member Marcus Ward forwarded a question to Mairead MCGuinness MEP voicing...

Personal Assistance in Independent living

Personal Assistance in Independent living – The Role of a Personal Assistant For many people with a disability, personal assistance in Independent living is hugely important. Also however, given the social, physical and attitudinal barriers in our world,...
Aging with Spina Bifida

Aging with Spina Bifida

Aging with Spina Bifida As is the case for people in general, it is also true that people with Spina Bifida are living longer. The big difference however is that this is the 1st generation where greater numbers of people with Spina Bifida are living into older age. Of...
Accessible Parking

Accessible Parking

I’ll be just a minute “I’ll be just a minute” “Do you think you’re a guard?” “My son has a disability” “What odds is it to you?” “I didn’t realise it was an accessible parking space” Believe it or...