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ITV News Report on Drag Performers Living With Down Syndrome

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ITV News covers a new drag night in London UK which includes performers with Down Syndrome. Check it out here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPCAw3LXMa0  […

In a Relationship, But Only Allowed to Meet Once a Week in Public Places

Does this sound familiar? Two people receiving support have been in a romantic relationship for many years. The relationship consists of weekly daytime meeti…

Candid video where folks with disabilities talk about awkward dating moments…

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  “If you want to date yourself a disabled person, well… We’re hot. We’re raunchy. We’re good at it. It’s a no-brainer.” Mat Fraser, international b…

Malta introduces comprehensive sex education for students with cognitive disabilities.

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The Mediterranean nation sees the need for sex education for everyone. Check out the story here.

CBC Radio Piece on Sexual Surrogacy Work in Vancouver

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Source: CBC Radio CBC Radio piece on sexual surrogacy services for people with disabilities in Vancouver, and the current state of sex work laws. The print a…

VICE Magazine Video Documentary on Disability and Sexuality

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https://video.vice.com/en_ca/video/sexual-healing-inside-the-world-of-medically-assisted-sex/57f53ec994999f4fb8a138e8 One of North Americas’s hippest magazin…

Being Gay and Disabled

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We recently came across this very engaging video interview of write Ryan O Connell and absolutely love the confidence that Ryan exudes!

Atypical – A Television Drama About People With Diverse Cognitive Abilities Dating

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In 2017, Netflix launched a new drama / comedy series which featured people with diverse cognitive abilities navigating life, love, dating etc. You can check…

David and Adeline – 25 Minute Documentary

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David and Adeline faced many barriers advocating for themselves and their relationship. Neither of them communicate using words. Eventually, though, there wa…

A Ten Minute Segment on Cognitive Disability and Romantic Relationships on Britain’s TV 4

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It even tackles such thorny questions as ‘How can a caregiver tell if someone is able to give informed consent?’.

What If Licensing And Accreditation Started Asking About Sexuality Support?

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In Britain, the National Care Quality Commission has started asking organizations about how they support people’s sexualities. Read All About It!

Julie and Howie

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Julie and Howie of PeopleFirst Canada discuss their relationship – from how they met to how they got married…

Great 30 Minute Documentary on LGBTQ People with Cognitive Disabilities

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Compass is a Toronto – based organization that supports LGBTQ people with cognitive disabilities. A number of years ago they filmed a documentary about parti…

Ted Talk on Sexual Health Education for People with Cognitive Disabilities

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This thought-provoking talk from a Birmingham UK educator poses an important question: How can someone consent if they are not provided with access to inform…

Sexual Device Manual for Persons with Disabilities

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UBC and GF Strong Rehabilitation Hospital have published a manual with great information on how people with disabilities can use sexual devices (often referr…

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