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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…

Sexuality Website for People With Limited Mobility

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The website Sexuality after Spinal Cord Injury is a great resource for folks who want to be sexual and have experienced a spinal cord injury. Many of the vid…

Satire Videos From the Self Advocacy Federation

Edmonton’s Self-Advocacy Federation is an advocacy and support organization for adults with cognitive disabilities and their allies. Among many other activit…

Right2Love – A Calgary Organization Supporting People’s Relationships

In these videos, people with cognitive disabilities discuss their experiences, hopes and dreams around dating, love, relationships and sex… In this one,…

New Article From the Guardian About Disability and the Right to Love

The Guardian UK edition does a great piece about people with cognitive disabilities and sexuality. You can read it here.

Free Online Training on Supporting Relationships & Sexuality

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Wirral Mencap – a UK-based nonprofit – has developed a fantastic online training program to help support workers build their skills around supporting relatio…

Two BBC Videos on Dating With a Cognitive Disability

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These two recent videos from the BBC feature stories of people with cognitive disabilities dating. This first one is upbeat and hopeful – a story of a long-t…

New Web Resource on Dating & Relationships With Diverse Abilities

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Mencap, a UK-based nonprofit, is celebrating Sexual Health Week 2019 by calling attention to the barriers to accessing sex and relationship education faced b…

Books on Cognitive Disability and Sexuality

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Recently Real Talk teamed up with Burnaby Public Libraries to help our events have even more impact. Following our workshop, attendees got to browse through …

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