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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 …

New Video From the Supported Loving Network

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The Supported Loving Network is a UK – based organization is dedicated to highlighting the importance of loving relationships for people with cognitive disab…

Australian National Disability Insurance Scheme and Sexual Services

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It’s a story that seems tailor-made for the tabloids. A new National Disability Insurance Scheme in Australia has recently replaced the previous patchwork …

RomCom Starring an Actor With Down Syndrome Hits London’s West End!

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The heroine of Ben Weatherill’s play Jellyfish is strong, witty, and lives with a cognitive disability. So does Sarah Gordy who plays her. (About t…

“Queer enough to know what I want; disabled enough to be ignored”

Yolanda Vargas is a proud Latinx disabled woman who is Queer/Bi/Pansexual. In this article, she discusses the ways she feels her queer sexuality is…

The Supported Loving Network has a brand new toolkit for you to check out.

The Supported Loving network has produced a series of guides to help support people with learning disabilities with issues around sex and relationships…

The Atlantic Monthly Reports on Cognitive Disability & Sexuality

Encouraging to see such a prominent magazine take on the topic of sexuality and cognitive disability. To watch the video, click here.  

A Mum’s Take on Reproductive Rights for her Daughter With a Disability

In this article from The Mighty, a mother talks about her reaction to well-intentioned friends’ suggestion that her 10-year-old daughter could benefit from…

Romance, Relationships, Rights

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Great article in the New Westminster Record on Romance, Relationships, and Rights. This play, written and performed by adults with cognitive disabiliti…

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