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Beauty queen

Beauty queen

Monday, 1st August 2011

Intro: Tiffiny Carlson, who uses a wheelchair after a diving accident aged 14, is behind the disability blog, beautyability.com, which breaks stereotypes and isnt afraid to shoot from the hip. Here, she provides everything from disability-related fashion to dating advice.
A champion of the good life

A champion of the good life

Monday, 1st August 2011

MasterChef contestant John Hughes, who has cerebral palsy, may have bowed out of the reality TV race, but not the food and wine scene as a whole, as Kristy McCormick reports
From the editor

From the editor

Monday, 1st August 2011

Beauty comes in all shapes, sizes and abilities. This is what Link aims to showcase with our first ever fashion shoot featuring women with disabilities this issue.
letters to link

letters to link

Monday, 1st August 2011

Save our water - Powering on - The value of dance - New fan - Your views on Facebook
News bites

News bites

Monday, 1st August 2011

High-tech club for youth with Aspergers - A better start for children with disability - Collins on board with Barkuma Inc - In brief
New products

New products

Monday, 1st August 2011

Sock it to em - Bag it - Advanced care - Bedding down
Fashion Savvy

Fashion Savvy

Monday, 1st August 2011

When Zane Conroy, left, acquired a spinal cord injury last January, he set himself a goal to return to work by that September and get on with life.
Batteling on

Batteling on

Monday, 1st August 2011

Counting the costs

Counting the costs

Monday, 1st August 2011

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent writes this years South Australian Budget isnt a golden ticket for the disability community.
Angel hair kataifi

Angel hair kataifi

Monday, 1st August 2011

This exquisite recipe from pasta brand San Remo is a Greek custard cake, using angel hair pasta as its base. Serves 12. For more tasty recipes, visit sanremo.com.au
Between the sheets

Between the sheets

Monday, 1st August 2011

The documentary, Scarlet Road, follows the extraordinary work of Sydney sex worker Rachel Wotton, who specialises in a long over-looked clientele people with disabilities. The movie recently screened at the Sydney Film Festival and will air on the SBS in December. Carla Caruso spoke to those involved.
Meaningful work

Meaningful work

Monday, 1st August 2011

Thousands of Australians with severe disabilities would dearly love to go out to work each day and earn some income, but their chances of finding any sort of gainful employment are virtually zero.
Friends fur-ever

Friends fur-ever

Monday, 1st August 2011

Mans best friend is no longer just helping those with vision impairment, but also providing everything from companionship to autism assistance in the disability world.
Health matters

Health matters

Monday, 1st August 2011

The move from a medical model of disability to a rights-basedmodel is still a work in progress in Australia. But we have come a long wayfrom the days when disability was routinely seen as an affliction of theindividual in need of professional treatment.
Taking action on disability

Taking action on disability

Monday, 1st August 2011

With thousands of exchanges and network sites across the country, keeping them all well maintained and clean is no easy job. So Telstra is teaming up with local not for profit groups around the country to do the job, creating employment opportunities for people with intellectual and physical disabilities.
The caterpillar

The caterpillar

Monday, 1st August 2011

Vicki Kay likens depression to the life of a butterfly.
Beating the odds

Beating the odds

Monday, 1st August 2011

Jacy Arthur, who has cerebral palsy, has written a book about disability in the real world, dubbed If Only You Knew. It covers the first 20 years of her life, including her achievement of climbing Uluru in 1984. Jacy is currently looking for a publisher. Here is an extract
Home sweet home

Home sweet home

Monday, 1st August 2011

As a carer entering anothers home, appearances can be everything.
Seniors News

Seniors News

Monday, 1st August 2011

The perfect companion - Books: Hearing the Person with Dementia, Crazy Age, Windows 7 for Seniors QuickSteps
Beauty with a twist

Beauty with a twist

Monday, 1st August 2011

With spring/summer fashion set to hit the shops, Link had four women with disabilities showcase the trends in a glamorous shoot with a difference.