Columnists


A grand day out

Matt Davis reflects on the challenges and triumphs of days out when your child has autism… Family days out should be dreamy affairs, not the stuff of nightmares….


From Caring to Comedy

In the latest issue of Enable, we welcome carer, campaigner, blogger and comedian Nicky Clark to the Enable team. Here, she takes the time to…


The trouble with labels

Tim Rushby-Smith explores the multifaceted nature of the term ‘disability’… Settling into a new area (in my case, in a new country) can be an intimidating process, especially if…


Stranger alert

Awkward encounters and disability seem to go hand in hand when certain members of the public are involved. Emma Bowler recounts some of the stranger…


Baby Number Two

Columnist Matt Davis tackles the tricky topic of deciding to have a second child after son Isaac’s autism diagnosis… The dilemma of a second child had always…


A new kind of holiday

A new voice at Enable, dad Matt Davis reflects on the changes to his holiday experience since his son Isaac was diagnosed with autism… This…