Nobody wants their or their child's feature(s) or condition labelled negative or a thing of the past. They are current and very real for hundreds of families.
I had no idea… No idea it was possible to love someone so much, regardless… When I first started to advocate for people like my daughter, I made a very big mistake. By advocating mostly on how able they can be, I was amalgamating worthiness with ability and hence relegating all those in the Down … Continue reading My mistake, my bad…
How about “ONLY Caucasians are more at risk” or "ONLY Red-haired are more at risk”, or “ ONLY Working-class are more at risk” or "ONLY overweight people are more at risk"?
#IWD has always been a great platform to expose some ginormous elephants in the room. This is one of them. So, let's talk about it.
When your adult child has a learning disability, is running their social media controlling them?
I can tell you with utter clarity that it's been a privilege to care for my daughter. She's been the life I never knew I needed.