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A Sexy New Set of E-Cards That Represents Disability!

The folks over at Handi are developing a range of sex toys specifically for folks with disabilities. One of their recent fundraising efforts is smart, funny, beautiful…

NPR Investigation Into Sexual Abuse – Text and Audio Formats

In 2018, National Public Radio in the USA released their bombshell series about the sexual abuse of people with cognitive disabilities in that country. One sobering st…

BBC Story on Cognitive Disability and Sexual Identity

LGBTQIA2S++ people with cognitive disabilities have often faced barriers when it comes to their identity – but some are now using their negative experiences to bring a…

Andrew Gurza on Going Without Sex For a Year During COVID

Writer and disability activist Andrew Gurza realized last week that because of COVID, its’ been a year since he’s had sex. In this article, he talks about what that’s …

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 Beauty Campai…

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 we don’t l…

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 the barrier…

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 activities, the S…

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.

“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 erased by…

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 a hystere…

Romance, Relationships & Rights

Join us for this theatre performance created by and with self-advocates supported by the Community Living Society and based on research from the UBC Centre for Inclusi…

Chronic Sex: A Website & Podcast on Disability and Sexuality

We discovered Kristen Shultz from their article on adapted sex toys in the Sex Tech Guide. Turns out they have a great website and podcast all about disability, chroni…

Yup, it’s Another Article on Adapted Sex Toys.

It used to be that information about adapted sex toys was mostly to be found in specialized Occupational Therapy manuals, or on websites geared towards the disability …

Articles on Disability and Sexuality from Feminism in India Magazine

Abha Khetarpal is a writer, a counsellor, a teacher, a social worker, a motivational speaker, an activist, a National Awardee, and one of the 100 Women Achievers in In…

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