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Trio of disabled campaigners back Changing Places petition

Three leading disabled campaigners have backed a petition that calls on the UK Government to force all new large buildings to include a Changing Places toilet.

Concern over balance of major end-of-life conference

Disabled campaigners have raised concerns that a major conference on “end of life choice” – being organised by the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) – appears to be tilted in favour of speakers who want to legalise assisted suicide.

The Dignity of Risk For People With Disabilities

The dignity of risk is the right to take risks when engaging in life experiences, and the right to fail in those activities. We cannot allow our fear of harm or wanting to protect someone to stifle their life.

Forced cohabitation Under NDIS is not “companionship” or “inclusion”

Details of some very worrying cases under the NDIS where disabled participants are being forced to live together when they haven't chosen that option and don't know each other.

[Audio] More on choice, control and the NDIS

More discussion on choice and control within the new NDIS framework for disability services.