My Thoughts, What I'm Up To

Discussing Effects of the Petrol Crisis on the Disabled Community with BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire.

Emma Vogelmann talk to Victoria Derbyshire on BBC News

It’s been a busy week. As we know there are petrol shortages and issues with refuelling in the UK as people across the country panic buy. I wrote a tweet after I myself experienced the knock on effect, with a carer informing me that they may not be able to reach me as they had …

My Freelance Work, My Thoughts, What I'm Up To

I’m Going Freelance!

I am available for freelance work in any of the below areas. If you would like to discuss a project you have in mind or would like more details of my experience, please feel free to email me on hello@emmavogelmann.com Campaigning and Policy Work I have experience working with many organisations in this area such …

What I'm Up To

I was on The Guilty Feminist during Lockdown

T-shirt saying Maggie Smith Cures Everything.

I have been a huge fan of The Guilty Feminist podcast for such a long time – if you haven’t listened to it, please do so immediately! It is hosted by comedian Deborah Frances-White and “explores our noble goals as 21st centenary feminists and the hypocrisies and insecurities which undermine them.” The podcast covers topics such as …

Trailblazers

Trailblazers on Cervical Screening Awareness Week

In honour of Cervical Screening Awareness Week (10 – 16 June) Trailblazers would like to reinforce our commitment to ensuring disabled women* have equal access to the service. Since writing to the Minister for Health in January with support from Heidi Allen MP, we have continued to work on this issue despite a lack of support from …

Trailblazers

Trailblazers celebrate 10 year anniversary at Parliament

This piece was originally published on Muscular Dystrophy UK’s website on July 20, 2018. On Thursday July 12 Muscular Dystrophy UK’s Trailblazers celebrated their 10 year Anniversary at the Speakers House. There were about 40 Trailblazers in attendance who have contributed to campaigns over the past 10 years which made for a wonderful event. The speakers included …