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Netflix Series – Love on the Spectrum

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Netflix has launched a new reality TV series following a number of Australians on the autism spectrum as they navigate dating and love. It will be interestin…

BC Health Authority Advisory on COVID and Sex

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With COVID going on, many people are curious about how to have safer sex. The BC Center for Disease Control is our province’s official voice on preventing th…

I Overcame Domestic Violence Despite My Disability

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It’s a hard fact that folks with disabilities are more likely to experience abuse. COVID and social distancing has made domestic abuse an immediate issue to …

Our Sexuality, Our Health: A Disabled Advocate’s Guide

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Our Sexuality, Our Health: A Disabled Advocate’s Guide to Relationships, Romance, Sexuality and Sexual Health is a fantastic overview article on sexuality su…

Disability / Sexuality Activist Andrew Gurza’s New Book & Sex Toys

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Toronto-based sexuality and disability activist Andrew Gurza has a new book and a new line of adapted sex toys in development. Under the brand name “Handi”, …

Dating Website for Folks With Cognitive Disabilities

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Special Bridge is a dating website aimed at people with physical and cognitive disabilities. It’s based out of the USA but people anywhere can join…

Aaron Philip and ‘Beauty Isn’t Binary’

Aaron Philip is the first black, transgender and disabled model to sign for a leading agency. In 2019, she was featured in a video put out by Dove’s Real Bea…

Disability Advocate Andrew Gurza on Telling His Mum he Hires Sex Workers

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Sex workers – as this episode of the recent Netflix series “Special” makes clear – can be an important part of the sex lives of some people with disabilities…

Videos From Options For Sexual Health on Safety During COVID

This whole COVID thing is new for all of us. It’s normal to have questions. Things like: Is it safe to see my boyfriend / girlfriend / partner right now if …

Resources for Resilience

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We know that folks with diverse abilities are up to seven times more likely to experience sexual abuse and assault t…

Real Talk’s Social Distancing Binge-Watch Picks

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Stuck at home? Time on your hands? Want to watch a life-changing series that engages with disability, sexuality, independence, and self-advocacy? What if I t…

Comprehensive UK Report on Sexuality and Safety in Community Living Organizations

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The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England. Earlier this month they released a comprehensive report …

Philadelphia Valentine’s Day Event Focuses on Sexuality and Disability

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Disability Pride Philadelphia recently hosted a Valentine’s Day event with a focus on de-stigmatizing sexuality for people of all abilities. Click the link b…

Community Care Workers Face Barriers to Supporting Sexuality

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We know that many people with diverse abilities need support around dating, love, relationships, and sex. Much of the conversation focuses on the barriers th…

Free Sexual Health Resources from Elevatus Training

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Elevatus Training is a curriculum-based sexual health education organization in the USA. They have some great free resources on their web page. These two fre…

BBC 4 Radio Program on Cognitive Disability and Romantic Relationships

In this well-made, half-hour British Broadcasting Corporation radio investigation, different folks from the UK talk about their romantic relationships, and t…

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