Towards an Advocacy Movement for Energy Limiting Chronic Illness
Authors: Catherine Hale, Stef Benstead, Jenny Lyus, Evan Odell and Anna Ruddock
Easy Read version by Clare Tarling and Sarah Hatch
From the introduction:
We asked disabled people who live with chronic illness to tell us about their lives.
The people who did the research also have chronic illness.
We want people with chronic illness to lead the lives they want to, and to be respected.
More than 2,000 people took part in the project using focus groups and surveys.
Read the easy read report here.
The publisher is the Centre for Welfare Reform.
Energy Impairment and Disability Inclusion © Catherine Hale, Stef Benstead, Jenny Lyus, Evan Odell and Anna Ruddock 2020.
Energy Impairment and Disability Inclusion Easy Read version by Clare Tarling and Sarah Hatch.
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The Chronic Illness Inclusion Project's submission to the Women and Equalities Committee inquiry into the impact of coronavirus on people with protected characteristics.
Catherine Hale has edited five stories describing the reality of living with and managing a life with severe energy impairment.