Blogs, Videos & Podcasts – Disability

This page contains a list of blogs, Youtube channels and podcasts about disabilities other than sight loss. I’ve also created a list of disability resources you may find useful.

Be sure to check out my posts & videos about my own disability, and videos by others on sight loss & disability.

If you have any links you think I should add here, feel free to contact me.

Disability Blogs & Videos

  • Able Emily – Blog
    Blog featuring accessibility reviews by Emily, a wheelchair user.
  • Access For Us – Blog
    Blog by Holly (Life Of A Blind Girl) and Jessica, raising awareness of the accessibility issues faced by disabled music fans, and campaigning for change.
  • Andrea Lausell – Website / Youtube
    Andrea’s videos about living with spina bifida and other disability issues.
  • Andy Signs – Youtube
    Andy’s videos spreading awareness of deaf culture and American Sign Language.
  • Annie Elainey – Youtube
    Annie’s videos on issues relating to disability, chronic illness, body image, gender, LGBT+ race, mental health, and her own creative arts work.
  • Bendy Blogs – Blog
    Blog by Sophie, a disability rights campaigner, about living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS).
  • Blindly Wheeling – Blog
    Wheelchair user Paul is a keen advocate and promoter of accessibility for all, and is the founder of Disabled Access Day.
  • Brains On Wheels – Blog / Youtube
    Ailsa’s blog about life with cerebral palsy and the things she enjoys.
  • Brien Blatt – Blog
    Brien’s experiences and perspectives on living with mental illness.
  • Can I Play That? – Blog
    Accessibility resource for players and developers of video games, with reviews, commentaries, opinions, accessibility guides and community engagement.
  • Carrie-Ann Lightley – Blog
    Carrie-Ann’s accessible travel blog, featuring reviews, guides and tips for travelling as a wheelchair user in the UK and abroad. I met her at the AccessAble stand at Naidex 2019.
  • Charlotte Eades – Youtube
    Charlotte was a very strong and inspirational young lady who posted videos documenting her life with cancer. Her family have kept her channel online since her untimely death, expanding it with further videos about Charlotte’s life and the Charlotte’s BAG charity set up in her memory.
  • Colly Of The Wobbles – Youtube
    Shelly, who has a heart condition and EDS, posts a variety of videos on her channel, about books, disability, body image, poetry, LGBTQ+, and other things she enjoys.
  • Cool Breeze & Dirty Knees – Blog
    Blog by Hannah, a disability campaigner and music lover, who has EDS and writes about her experiences and anything else that interests her.
  • Confidence First – Blog
    A blog sharing people’s stories and experiences with mental health and addiction.
  • Deafie Blogger – Blog
    E’s blog about her daily barriers, challenges and achievement’s as a deaf person.
  • Diary Of A Disabled Person – Blog
    Emma’s biographical blog about her life as a wheelchair user.
  • Disability Visibility Project – Blog
    Posts content about ableism, intersectionality, culture, media and politics from a disabled perspective.
  • From Sarah Lex – Blog
    Sarah’s blog about disability, beauty and lifestyle.
  • Gem Turner – Blog / Youtube
    Gem’s blog about life as a wheelchair user and all the things she enjoys, including fashion, beauty and technology.
  • Gin & Lemonade – Blog
    Blog by Lorna, who has cerebral palsy, about her thoughts and experiences.
  • Ginny Butcher – Website
    Ginny is an experienced disability activist with Muscular Dystrophy, working with a wide variety of individuals and organisations to advocate and educate.
  • Hannah’s Hope – Blog
    Hannah’s blog about her experiences as a powerchair user, her work as a disability activist and her support of Starlight Children’s Foundation.
  • Head Over Wheels – Blog
    Becky’s blog about being in a relationship with a disabled person and accessibility issues.
  • I Need A Cool Name – Youtube
    Vlogs by Isaac about his adventures as a disabled person.
  • Inside The Oyster – Blog
    They say the world is your oyster, but what does that really mean? This blogger aims to find out as she shares her experiences, stories, opinions and inspirations.
  • Jay On Life – Youtube
    Jay is a disabled blogger who promotes accessible places to visit in London and posts about other places she’s visited around the world.
  • Jessica Kellgren-Fozard – Blog / Youtube
    Jessica, a deaf lesbian, TV presenter and producer, publishes posts and videos about disability, travel, films, food, fashion and more.
  • Just Geeking By – Blog
    Heather’s blog focusing on geekiness, disability and beauty topics.
  • Landie – Youtube
    Wheelchair user Landie posts vlogs and funny videos on his channel.
  • Life Of An Ambitious Turtle – Blog
    Fi Anderson is a mother of 2 children and has muscular dystrophy, and is a passionate campaigner and activist for disability rights, as well as writing about her lifestyle and parental experiences.
  • Life Of Pippa – Blog
    Pippa’s blog about living with a chronic illness, her love of books and theatre, and more.
  • Life On The Slow Lane – Blog
    Blog by Carrie, who has Ullrich Congenital Muscular Dystrophy, writing about her own experiences and interviewing other disabled people.
  • A Life On Wheels – Blog
    Ross has Spinal Muscular Atrophy and blogs about his experiences and disability access.
  • The Life Quadriplegic – Blog
    Blog by Alex, a quadriplegic powerchair user, talking about disability, technology, mental health, travel, music festivals and more.
  • Lifestyle & Living – Blog
    Melanie’s blog about living with an auto-immune conditon.
  • Living Able – Youtube
    Kristen’s videos giving advice, support and inspiration to other disabled people to transform their lives, and discussing her own experiences.
  • Lucy Watts MBE – Blog / Youtube
    Lucy is a disability activist, charity ambassador, public speaker and blogger, raising awareness of issues affecting people with chronic illnesses.
  • Mik Scarlet – BlogYoutube
    Mik is a broadcaster, journalist and musician, and posts about disability, accessibility, fitness, TV appearances, music videos and other projects.
  • Moanments & Memories – Blog
    Melany’s blog about chronic illness, accessibility, lifestyle and travel.
  • Neuro Wonderful – Blog / Youtube
    Amythest’s videos and posts about autism, neurodiversity and disability.
  • No Superhero – Blog
    Blog by Heather, who has cerebral palsy and Scheuermann’s, about disability, mental health and lifestyle.
  • Notebook Of A Neckbreather – Blog
    Blog by wheelchair user Alex, about disability, lifestyle, beauty, football and travel.
  • The One Arm Wonder – Blog
    Blog by a lady with only one arm, to show that she can still do what she loves.
  • pppphd – Blog
    Blog by Dr Alex Lee, a PhD researcher, about her life with Hypermobile Ehlers Danlos Syndrome
  • Rev. Rebecca Writes – Blog
    Rebecca’s blog about disability awareness, faith, books and poetry.
  • Rikki Poynter – Website / Youtube
    Rikki is a deaf vlogger who posts videos about deaf awareness, accessibility, mental health issues and much more.
  • Sam Downie – Website / Youtube
    Sam is a neurodiverse TV and radio presenter, podcaster, actor, filmmaker, model, motion capture performer and public speaker.
  • Shona Louise – Blog / Youtube / Photography Website
    Shona regularly posts about her experiences as a powerchair user, campaigns for accessibility and inclusion, and showcases her love of theatre.
  • Simply Emma – Blog / Youtube
    Blog by Emma, a powerchair user, reviewing accessible travel and concerts.
  • Steph Weller – Blog / Youtube
    Steph has Spondylolisthesis and is a model, actress, singer, business owner, blogger and inspirational speaker.
  • Tincture of Museum – Blog
    Blog by Claire Madge about autism in museums, her work as a museum volunteers, and reviews of exhibitions. See also her website about Autism In Museums.
  • Uncanny Vivek – Blog / Youtube
    Vivek Gohil, a wheelchair user, posts about accessible gaming, assistive technology, comic books, mental health and disability representation.
  • View From A Walking Frame – Blog / Youtube
    Nicola Golding’s blog posts and videos about her life with cerebral palsy.
  • Wandering Everywhere – Blog
    Amy hasn’t let Chron’s Disease stop her from travelling all over the world and exploring lots of wonderful places, as her blog proves.
  • Wheelescapades – Blog
    Gemma’s blog about life as a wheelchair user, including trips around the UK, festivals and gigs, eating out and drinking tea, general musings and much more.
  • When Tania Talks – Blog / Youtube
    Tania’s blog about life with chronic illnesses including Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, where she discusses disability, fashion, beauty, parenting and more.
  • Wonder Moms – Blog
    Information and advice from 3 mothers on bringing up special needs children.

Disability Podcasts

Disability Organisations

Some disability organisations also have blogs or Youtube channels of their own, as listed below.

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