Taken for granted
Public transport is something we all take for granted to a certain extent and, whether disabled or not, we all need methods of getting around. As a wheelchair user however, I have to look at what level of accessibility different modes of transport can offer. So what can I relate about my experiences?
"Just take the bus"
Probably the most easily identifiable method of public transport, my personal experience…Continue
Coping with disability is something that every disabled person (including myself) will have to do on a daily basis. One thing all disabled people will also have to deal with throughout various points in our lives is the various attitudes that exist towards disability from an able-bodied society.
1. The easily identifiable/pitying
In terms of able-bodied attitudes (in my experience) the reaction of many able-bodied people is to immediately feel pity towards…Continue