Friday, June 15, 2007

One in seven

"We are, without a shadow of a doubt, the most diverse minority group on the planet. We are everywhere you look, and yet you do not see us. We are one in seven*.

We have two things - and only two things - in common with one another:

1. we have some degree of physical or mental functional loss or difference (we have impairments); and
2. we are excluded from full participation in society because we have impairments (we are disabled)."

We are

one in seven

click above to read the rest by Lady Bracknell..

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

How absolutely precise!