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Brexit, Regrexit and Memes for Days

Unless you’ve been living under a rock all weekend, you’ll know that Britain voted to leave the European Union on Thursday.   Social media had…




Rob Camm: No challenge too great

Despite a tragic accident leaving Rob Camm paralysed from the neck down at the age of 18, he won’t let his injury hold him back. Now 21…



Artism by Jake

Katie Chodosh tells us about her brother Jake’s fantastic art project My brother Jake is 21 years old. He’s on the severe end of the…


Love doesn’t discriminate

It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow, and learning disability charity Mencap (www.mencap.org.uk) are celebrating matters of the heart with their video (above), featuring couples with learning disabilities and without…



Accessible festival-going

Enable’s Lindsay Cochrane paid a visit to Scotland’s premier music festival T in the Park yesterday – and she was pleasantly surprised by the disabled…


Nicky Clark: Let’s talk about sex

Carer and campaigner Nicky Clark reflects on issues of puberty, sexuality and disability, and the importance of supporting teenagers as they make the transition to adulthood. I…


Dreams can come true

Adventurer, motivational speaker and charity co-founder Michael McGrath tells Enable why he’s creating magical moments for youngsters living with muscle wasting condition muscular dystrophy. ‘Inspirational’…




A summer of sport

Thought disability sport’s moment came and went with last summer’s Paralympic Games? Think again… Last summer, the UK was hit with parasporting fever. As Ellie,…


Exploring Independence

The July/August issue of Enable is all about independent living, from holidays to transport, finance to future planning. But what does independence really mean? And…