Disability Horizons’ Newsletter

6 ways to secure employment if you have a learning disability.
Finding a job and gaining employment can be challenging for most disabled people, but it can be even harder if you have a learning disability due to employers’ misconceptions about your levels of skills or intelligence to work.

Comedians Johnny Vegas and Sue Perkins open up about their ADHD diagnosis.
British comedians and TV personalities Johnny Vegas and Sue Perkins recently announced they’ve been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) in their 50s.

Resilience and determination with a long term health condition.
Rebecca Herbert is a determined, resilient woman who doesn’t let her diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) define her. She shares the story of her 8-month stay in hospital.  In doing so, she hopes will inspire others to keep positive during their hospital admissions.

6 influential and versatile disabled queens you should follow on social media.
Drag is a type of entertainment where people dress up and perform in clothing and makeup to imitate and often exaggerate female gender signifiers and gender roles. It is popular among the LGBTQ+ community with the visibility of more disabled drag queens entering the spotlight.