.Representation

Lily McDermaid

Disabilities Officer

Key Points

  • Raising awareness about invisible disabilities
  • A monthly newsletter about events and developments surrounding disability
  • Informal coffee mornings for those with disabilities and carers
  • More differently abled people in promotional materials
  • To make a resource explaining different disabilities

Why vote for me?

I have a disability called fibromyalgia. As a result, I often have to use a walking stick to get around. I often get weird looks from people who think I "don't look disabled", which is terribly isolating and makes me feel ashamed of my condition. I propose that we create a social community within the Union, for those that want it, to help combat this social isolation which all too many of us feel in connection with our disabilities. This will include a newsletter to update people with what developments...(click here to read more...)

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