New Hope for Multiple Sclerosis Sufferers

  It has been a long time coming BUT it looks as if scientists have finally come up with a  drug that alters the immune system which has been described as “big news” and a “landmark” in treating multiple sclerosis, doctors and charities say.  If this is the case then Disabilitymatch enthusiastically... more →
Posted in: disabled living, innovation, innovation in disablity, medical innovation, mental health, multiple sclerosis

Great End to 2016, Looking Forward to an Amazing 2017.

This year finished for me on a high note after a period of ill health and a bit of surgery. I decided to go off to Majorca, Spain to recuperate and rest and whilst I was there I had the great pleasure of meeting up with our dear friend Martyn Sibley from disability horizons who was attending a Handisport conference to promote accessibility... more →
Posted in: dating, disability podcast, disability store, disabled accomodation, disabled holidays, disabled living

Paralympics Coming to Rio 2016

Well, we have just been through an incredible 16 days of Olympic excitement in RIO.  I have been glue to my sofa every night watching niche sports into the early hours on BBC.  I had never shown any interest before in women’s hockey events BUT when we have a Team GB match with medals at the end of it then it takes on a whole... more →
Posted in: disability, disability podcast, paralympics

Latest Disability Podcast Available for Download

Very happy to announce that the latest episode of our disabilitymatch podcast is ready for free download. To enjoy this broadcast click here to download.   We have interviews with an autistic film maker, a adventure holiday centre for the disabled and a fun chat with ‘sexpert’ Robin. The podcast is unique in its regular... more →
Posted in: disability podcast, disabled holidays, holidays, podcast, podcast about disability, Videos about disability

Gogglebox Couple Have Disabled Son.

I must admit that of all the couples on Gogglebox Stephanie and Dominic are by far and away the most entertaining. Hard-drinking Gogglebox couple Stephanie and Dominic Parker have revealed a more serious side to their life by speaking about their disabled son. The pair, who have become firm public favourites on the hit Channel 4... more →
Posted in: disability, epilepsy

New Podcast Episode is available for download.

Our latest podcast is ready for fee download from the podcast.disabilitymatch.co.uk site or from iTunes or most other podcast platforms.  We hope you enjoy it.  If you have 40minutes to while away then this is the podcast for you.  It is an upbeat discussion on a variety of disability issues and our guests are shown in the video... more →
Posted in: devotee, disability, disability podcast, disabled accomodation, disabled holidays, podcast, podcast about disability, special needs, utistic spectrum, Videos about disability

3rd Episode of disabilitymatch Podcast

Very happy that we have released our 3rd podcast episode!  I am getting into the flow of things now, also we are getting great guests agreeing to be interviwed because they like our style.  We are upbeat and communicative.  Anyway you judge for yourselves   We have almost 100 downloads on our first day and we have high hopes... more →
Posted in: amputee, autism, disability, disabled holidays, podcast, Uncategorized

Disability and Sexuality Negative Viewpoints

There was an interesting article in the Independent newspaper Here is an important quote from the article. Research has shown that disabled people are less likely to have a long-term partner or marry than non-disabled people (although this is dependent on impairment type). When a 2014 newspaper poll asked Britons if they had ever... more →
Posted in: disability