Surviving Isolation

Just a heads up for anyone scared of self isolation during the Coronavirus and so forth, I thought I’d give you all a little insight into how to survive being stuck in without going insane. Seeing as I’ve spent a few years of my life overall with periods of time either bed bound, housebound, or […]

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Cutting The Costs of Socialising As A Disabled Student

My name is Pippa, and I’m a chronically ill writer and blogger. I attended the University or York and graduated with an honours degree (BSc Psychology in Education) in 2016, but my experiences were far from the norm. My health rapidly declined during my first year as a student, and struggling to find the tailored […]

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Meet the Team Interviews Steve: Chair of Nimbus Disability

“My name is Steven Rigby and I’m currently the chair of Nimbus” How long have you been working at Nimbus Disability? “I’ve been involved with Disability Direct; the Charity which Nimbus is the trading arm of,  for a long long time and Nimbus has always been a part of that but specifically Nimbus I would […]

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I don’t get free tickets to the cinema, but…

I’m Ellen Marshall – in September 2015 I sat in a room with my boyfriend and five members of medical staff. And the neurologist said the words that I was very much expecting to hear “Ellen you have Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis”… It hadn’t taken me much to realise that would have been the case, […]

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