Tag Archives: parenting

From happiness on different streets

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Evelyne Studer chose truck driving as a profession. The young woman liked hard work and enjoyed the freedom on wheels – until she had a terrible accident and suffered a severed spinal cord. In one moment everything was different. Dreams vanished. Doubt flooded her thoughts. In the meanwhile the 35 year old wheelchair driver no […]

March 28, 2017

Father and Handicap: A difficult combination?

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On Father’s Day, fathers celebrate their fatherhood. And how can being a father and having a disability work together? A few weeks after Mother’s Day, always on Ascension Day, there is the male counterpart: Father’s Day. 2009, it fell on 21st May. So one day in honour of the patriarchy? Hardly. First, patriarchal structures are […]

March 27, 2017

Lotte Bed

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Child’s care bed with clearance up to 75 cm for parents with physical disabilities who need to mostly take care of their child themselves, from a wheelchair Note, Lotte is available for indent order, purchase in only.  Why choose the Lotte Bed? Easily accessible with the wheelchair Doors can easily opened with one hand Gentle […]

March 26, 2017

Blind Parent, Sighted Child

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Playing with My Son My four year old son scrambles from one activity to the next at our local playground. He knows I can’t see him properly, my vision faded years before he was born but he still calls out, “Watch me, Mummy. I’m over here.” I turn my head to face the direction of […]

March 9, 2017

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