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The boy beneath the mask: School mascot role gives teen with...

Thanks to some innovative thinking by this school, a child with autism has a role to play and is enjoying school a lot more.

My sister is inspiring, but she’s not your ‘inspiration porn’

This person with a disability competed in the Paralympics and won a medal - is that inspirational?

Disabled sport: Together We Will inspire you to get active

Engaging in exercise can be difficult for people with a disability and motivation can be even more difficult - this campaign aims to change that.

CrossFit program helps children with autism find confidence

A fantastic exercise program for children with autism is helping with fitness and confidence.

Boy with autism makes television debut in Netflix children’s show

A new show which has started on Netflix features a boy with Autism promoting a positive inclusion message for children and families.

The blind photographer who fulfilled his dream to cover the Paralympics

Read the amazing story of the blind photographer who had a childhood dream of covering the Paralympics and how he achieved it.

A brief history of the Paralympic Games: from post-WWII rehabilitation to...

A detailed history of how the Paralympic Games was created and has evolved until the present day.

It’s not easy keeping the Paralympics a level playing field, but...

The classification system used in the Paralympics to ensure people compete against others of similar abilities is intriguing. Learn how different disabilities are assessed, compared and rated.

Is social media to blame for the worsening mental health of...

With 37% of teenage girls in the UK suffering from psychological distress, and no reason to think Australia would be any different, is social media to blame for the worsening mental health of teenage girls?

Forget about the Olympics, it’s the Paralympics where the true super-humans...

With the Paralympics starting today, forget about the Olympics, it's the Paralympics where the true super-humans perform.

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