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The 1000 Voices project aims to collect, display, and analyse 1000+ life stories from people with disabilities from around the world. This site is set up so that you can tell your story in any way that you would like to: through images, films, audio, text, or any combination of the above!

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From Catholic To Eclectic

April 10, 2017

Australia |
Ingrid Hindell – from Catholic to eclectic
 
THIS ARTICLE WAS THE RESULT OF A CONVERSATION/INTERVIEW WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE MELBOURNE CHAPTER OF THE WOMEN’S FEDERATION FOR WORLD PEACE (WFWP) INTERNATIONAL A COUPLE OF YEARS AGO. I JUST RECEIVED IT TWO DAYS AGO:
 
In 1950, I was born in Sri Lanka in the rural town of Kurunegala, nestled in the

A Spectrum Of Colour

October 24, 2014

Australia |

Hi my name is Grant and I experience Asperger’s Syndrome.

I am a visual dominant thinker and when I was a boy I did not read or write well. I also had special interests, collecting things, such as stones from the garden or the bush, shells from the beach, and leaves from plants. I liked the patterns that I saw …

Paul’s Trophy Presentation

November 22, 2013

Australia |
A collection of my trophies from bowling over the last 20 years.

My Story

October 3, 2013

Australia |

aaron         

By Aaron

My Life Story So Far – My Apartment

June 21, 2013

Australia |

 

Paul

This is a short film is about going through my unit, and filming different rooms of my unit. For example we filmed my lounge room, my kitchen, spare room, bathroom, backyard and a walk down the street. I hope you enjoy watching this film, let’s hope there’s more to come!

 

 

Charlie’s Poems

March 14, 2013

Australia |

 

Poem 1 – brothers hate others

After leaving school I was often upset when my intellectual disability prevented me from getting a job. My mother would say, “Don’t worry about it, you have a job, you are a poet.”

Now that my poems have been published I can accept that what she told me is true. From now on, …

MY LIFE IN HOSPITAL AND ARTLIFE

February 16, 2013

Australia |

 

2013-02-16 14.34.59 hi im vinh nguyen i was born disability i born in monash Clayton have heart problem i went to have surgery in Royal children hospital i have mental health and autism i have autism i like arts and drawing i go to wallara and arts access Victoria i done a magazine with AAV artsider . I like

A Person Who Couldn’t Walk To Much In Front Of His Mother.

January 8, 2013

Australia |

Soraj

This my video that i made it.