"The Internet Magazine for the disAbled woman. The 'dis' is small, it's the Ability that Counts"
|We have been delighted by your responses, keep the articles flowing. In this issue there are Beauty and Fashion, Crafts, Fiction, Garden and Home, Health issues, Hints and Tips, Junior Crew articles, life Feature articles, Poetry, Paintings and Recipes contribution from readers. Our links page increases each issue, and our Quiz becomes easier!
||Here is a new facility. Click on the picture of international flags above, and you will be connected to a new site that gives up-to-the-minute information on disability issues. If you just want the UK page, click on the image of the world to the left.
The New Disability Discrimination Act in the UK has been welcomed as a major piece of civil rights legislation. It includes new rights for disabled people using transport and better protection for mental health service users, people with HIV MS and cancer. It also contains new rights for disabled people wanting to adapt rented property.
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your help, a magazine that women with any disAbility can contribute
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Goodbye until December!