36 minutes | Mar 3, 2021

Got Pride! Identity, discrimination and overcoming barriers for queer people with disability

What are some of the challenges that people with disability within the queer community face when finding supports? Join host Susan Wood, SCIA Peer and Family Support Coordinator Jess Pellow, SCIA Policy and Advocacy Team Leader Michael Magro and ACON Community Health Promotion Officer, LGBTQ+ People With Disability Project Charbel Zada to talk about the QueerAbility NDIS Toolkit, dating and relationships, representation and what can we do as a society to better understand the issues and take action.Information about what we have discussed in this episode:ACON QueerAbility NDIS Toolkit - https://www.acon.org.au/who-we-are-here-for/people-with-disability/ CreditsThis episode has been written, produced and edited by Susan Wood with assistance from Nathan Mikhael and Michelle Kearney. Logo art by Cobie Ann Moore. Spinal Cord Injuries Australia is a for purpose organisation that supports people with a spinal cord injury and other neurological conditions. For more information about our supports and services visit scia.org.au.We want to hear from you! This podcast is as much yours as it is ours and we want to make sure you are informed, educated and empowered. Visit our forum and let us know what you want to hear!
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