Enabling participation. Research with young people on ableism
Author:SHORE & Whāriki Research Centre, Toby Morris
Source:SHORE & Whāriki Research Centre, Massey University
From 2016 to 2018, researchers from Massey University's SHORE & Whāriki Research Centre worked with 35 young people with a range of disabilities and their whānau and learnt first hand about their everyday lives. And what they found was that the biggest barriers to living a good life were discrimination and ableist attitudes. Comic strip illustrations by Toby Morris.