Dating While Disabled

Do you remember your worst date? Does the memory of it make you cringe? Mine does. My worst date was with a guy I met on OkCupid. He lived 45 minutes away in the outskirts of town so when we decided to finally meet in person, we picked a Burger King that was halfway between … Continue reading Dating While Disabled

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On Abuse and Not Deserving It

Imagine waking up to find yourself strapped down in bed, completely unable to move. You'll probably be unstrapped soon, but until then, do you go back to sleep? Can you go back to sleep? Should you even try? No, I'm not talking about Gerald’s Game (although the movie that just came out on Netflix is … Continue reading On Abuse and Not Deserving It

Disabled Adult Abuse and Neglect Hotlines by State

If you or a loved one is in immediate physical danger, please call 911. If the danger is not immediate, call your local or state hotline below: Alabama: 1-800-458-7214 Alaska: 1-800-478-9996 (Toll free in Alaska); 907-269-3666 (Out of state) Arizona: 1-877-SOS-ADULT or 1-767-2385; File an APS report online Arkansas: 1-800-482-8049 California: Adult Protective Services (APS) by county Colorado: Adult Protective Services … Continue reading Disabled Adult Abuse and Neglect Hotlines by State