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“The world is shaped by two things — stories told and the memories they leave behind.”
- Vera Nazarian, Dreams of the Compass Rose

Able Stories show the world that people with disability are Ready, Willing and Able to participate and contribute to our world in every possible way. Share your story – whoever you are! The only criterion is that it demonstrates the capacity of people living with disability in a positive way.

Little Heroes 2

The Shoreline Project / Little Heroes 2

Part 2 of Little Heroes Swimming Academy - teaching practical skills to enjoy the beach and surf
Little Heroes Part 1

The Shoreline Project / Little Heroes 1

Little Heroes Swim Academy teaching kids and adults alike how to surf and beach safety at Bondi Beach
Same Wave Pambula

The Shoreline Project / Same Wave, Pambula

Our next Shoreline clip takes us to Pambula on the south coast of New South Wales and the Same Wave program

The Shoreline Project / Waves of Inclusion

Waves of Inclusion, the next clip in the Shoreline series, is a unique project where people meet to break down social barriers
Title image for the Fluro Friday video

The Shoreline Project / Fluro Friday

The first of The Able Movement's series of short videos that showcase innovative projects that improve access to New South Wales' iconic beaches for people with disability. This video focuses on Fluro Friday, a project for people with mental health challenges. These videos were created with the support of Surf Lifesaving NSW.
Jennie Fenton delivering her TedX Bellingen talk in 2013

Same dreams, different ways to live them

Meet Jennie Fenton and listen to her family's story of inclusion, belonging and dreams
James with the Cruz Brothers

James Geiger is not his disability

The Cruz brothers from Florida write about their first amazing encounter with their photographer, adviser, social media manager and great friend.

Finland punk band PKN set for Eurovision

"Every person with a disability ought to be braver" singer Kari Aalto
Dan Walker

Meet Dan Walker

Dan Walker: musician, party animal, coffee snob, thrill-seeker, and legally blind -
Karim

Karim – A Star Is Born!

Hear about Karim's big plans for exciting Awareness Workshops about intellectual disability.
Christopher

Doors Open for Christopher

See how Christopher used his social networks to help him open his front door.

Henry Macphillamy

Henry’s Beginning

The beginning. Otherwise known as the hardest part, or that part where i can force myself to get off my lazy ass and just start writing!

Meet Amy Purdy

Amy Purdy became a professional snowboarder despite losing both her legs to meningitis. She encourages us to take control of our lives, and our limits. See Amy's TedTalk to find out more -