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This list includes every page or product from UUA.org, UU World magazine, or inSpirit books & gifts that is tagged with Disability & Accessibility or its children.

  • Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is now in its 13th year, I’m excited about the programs hosted by advocates around the world to raise awareness around digital accessibility.

    By Gretchen Maune | May 17, 2024 | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • In their 2021 article, the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network explained that the month’s purpose is “to change the conversation around autism, shifting it away from stigmatizing “autism awareness” language that presents autism as a threat to be countered with vigilance.

    By Gretchen Maune | May 17, 2024 | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • The practice of self-descriptions creates a more accessible and inclusive space for participants who are blind or who have low-vision.

    By Gretchen Maune | March 15, 2024 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • March 1st was the annual Disability Day of Mourning, and my feed was full of vigil videos and sorrow. The Autistic Self Advocacy Network and other organizations began using this date twelve years ago to memorialize the disabled beloveds we lose each year to filicide, the murder by a family member or

    By Gretchen Maune | March 11, 2024 | For Multigenerational | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • As UUs, our eighth principle calls us to fight for systemic change against oppression. While we don’t all have the platform of Rev. Dr. William Barber, we can all advocate in our own way. May your new year be full of opportunities to affect change and excellent movie experiences!

    By Gretchen Maune | February 1, 2024 | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • Despite the bright, twinkling lights and the chiming bells, some of us are full of grief, fear, and pain. We believe there should be a time to honor these feelings as well.

    By Gretchen Maune | December 12, 2023 | For Families, Multigenerational | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: #DisabilityJustice, 1st Principle (Worth & Dignity), Anti-Oppression, Disability, Health, Spirituality, Unitarian Universalism, Wholeness, Disability & Accessibility
  • The more I fill my life with people who love me for who I am, the more I’m able to unmask my autism, be open about my blindness and my depression, and freely share my gender and sexuality.

    By Gretchen Maune | October 31, 2023 | For Multigenerational | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • In order to dismantle the systems of oppression that not only deny access, but also inhibit our bodily autonomy we must directly challenge the status quo.

    By Amanda Schuber | September 23, 2023 | For Multigenerational | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • In honor Deaf Awareness Month may you consider all the many blessings and gifts that we receive from the deaf community and be mindful of deaf inclusion in your congregation and all spaces every day of the year.

    By Gretchen Maune | September 20, 2023 | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: Disability & Accessibility
  • Learn about inclusion and accessibility, and the importance of providing captions or sign language interpreters. Discover ways to promote the rights of deaf people and access to education and technologies. Understand that deaf and hard of hearing individuals are just as capable and able.

    By Barbara F. Meyers | September 20, 2023 | For Multigenerational | From Uplift Access
    Tagged as: #DisabilityJustice, 1st Principle (Worth & Dignity), 2nd Principle (Justice, Equity, & Compassion), Acceptance, Disability, Inclusion, Unitarian Universalism, Disability & Accessibility