Stories

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23 May 2022

Lianna sits at a table in her house, concentrating hard on an art project in front of her.

Lianna’s story

I am profoundly Deaf, and when I'm speaking face-to-face, I can use the combination of lip-reading and…

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18 April 2022

Advocacy & Captions: Nancy’s Story

"While living in northern Queensland with just my 8-year-old daughter, there was a cyclone approaching and normal…

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8 April 2022

A headshot of Pauline, a young woman with blonde hair

Pauline’s Story

"I hope that big powers keep learning from disabled people and prioritising us. I hope they see…

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24 January 2022

Shawn and her husband kneel by a llama

Shawn’s Story

"Being visually impaired can be very isolating and lonely.  You feel like you miss so much in…

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16 January 2022

Averil’s Story

Kia ora! Tell us a bit about yourself. (Eg. Where did you grow up? Where do you…

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10 January 2022

A headshot of Sam Smith, who has dark hair and a beard, and a slight smile as he looks down the barrel of the camera

Sam’s Story

"I remember, when I was a child I saved up money for weeks (I still can’t believe…

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21 December 2021

Gabriella stands in a garden, wearing a violet top.

Gabriella’s Story

"Having access to captions right from the very first episode makes me feel like I’m on the…

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21 October 2021

Norelle sitting in her living room knitting

Norelle’s Story

"Captions have certainly helped me in the times that my brain’s been in a fog, and I…