Disability, My Life

Why Should Businesses Hire Disabled People? – My Rockin Disabled Life

When you are abled finding a job is not always easy but it is not nearly as hard as it is for disabled people because abled people do not face the discrimination in job interviews that we do. As a disabled person looking for a job is stressful because employers often see your disability before…… Continue reading Why Should Businesses Hire Disabled People? – My Rockin Disabled Life

At University with a Disability

Alternative Routes in Life

I would suggest you have a thorough think about what you want your next step to be after your education. There are many options you could do besides university such as going abroad for a gap year, taking an apprenticeship and building yourself up or going straight into the world of work. Now I'm not… Continue reading Alternative Routes in Life

At University with a Disability

Advice to Potential Undergraduates

Many college students see University as the natural progression after school and college, to be able to secure a professional career. However, I will be honest, University isn’t the only pathway you can go down in the game of life. Further education isn’t a guarantee of a job. Through studying at University, you will get… Continue reading Advice to Potential Undergraduates

Changing Places Reviews

Changing Places – Arc Library Winchester

The 'Changing Places' facility within the Arc Library Winchester is located through the cafe and beside the other toilets, immediately to your left. There is a big sign on it with the 'Changing places' logo. It has a radar key lock which is a great step forward and a priority in the use of the… Continue reading Changing Places – Arc Library Winchester

At University with a Disability

At University With A Disability Series

I have been very lucky to have had some successful University experiences; studying my undergraduate degree at De Montfort University (DMU)  and then studying a postgraduate degree at Coventry University. I feel proud of these achievements and now want to share my experiences with you.  I must be honest with you, not every university experience… Continue reading At University With A Disability Series

Disability, My Life

Bearing Disability: Motability’s Big Event NEC — Little Sea Bear

My friend, Shannon, posted about Motability's event at the NEC centre. For those not aware, Motability is a charity that helps disabled people find cars that suit their needs using the individual's mobility allowance. I'm not on the scheme myself, however those that are considering joining the scheme may find this post interesting. Especially if… Continue reading Bearing Disability: Motability’s Big Event NEC — Little Sea Bear

Disability, My Life

Is Being Stuck At Home Because Of A Disability Anything Like Being On Vacation? — My Rockin Disabled Life

Please Subscribe For New Posts Every Tuesday And Friday 🙂 When you are disabled you are constantly having to put up with ableist comments made by abled people but what tops the icing on the cake is when people say that being stuck at home because of disability is easy and that we are basically…Is Being… Continue reading Is Being Stuck At Home Because Of A Disability Anything Like Being On Vacation? — My Rockin Disabled Life

Changing Places Reviews

‘Changing Places’ – Tesco Superstore Winchester

The ‘Changing Places’ in this Tesco superstore is located towards the back. I would go through the main doors and cut straight down behind the checkouts, heading towards the toilets. Then you will find it. It is clearly signposted with the appropriate symbol and has a radar key lock which I think is great.  The… Continue reading ‘Changing Places’ – Tesco Superstore Winchester