20 Best Disability Podcasts
Here are 20 Best Disability Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. Xceptional Leaders with Mai Ling Chan and James Berges
Learn priceless tips and first hand experience stories from weekly podcast interviews of successful entrepreneurs and amazing people who focus their efforts on helping people with disabilities.
Play⋅ 23⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 38 min ⋅ Sep 2018 Get Email Contact
2. Disability Matters
Pittsburgh, PA (US and Canada)
Competitive employment and empowerment for people with disabilities is the emphasis of this show. Broadcast live and captioned in real-time for individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing and discusses how people with disabilities can secure career opportunities and how employers, organizations and individuals can support employment and empowerment of people with disabilities.
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Play⋅ 1.3K⋅ 1.3K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 59 min ⋅ Mar 2005 Get Email Contact
3. INNERSIGHT FREEDOM
INNERSIGHT FREEDOM hosted by Frank Perino and Suzanne Tarazi-Ferraro. INNERSIGHT Means FREEDOM Advocates for the Disabled! INNERSIGHT FREEDOM fights for Independence, Empowerment, Equality, Total Accessibility and Disability Rights. The money that should be used to change the system as it stands, has failed the disabled. Follow this podcast for ways the system has failed and neglected the needs of the disabled
Play⋅ 1.1K⋅ 64 ⋅4 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 60 min ⋅ Sep 2019 Get Email Contact
4. An Apple A Day
An Apple A Day is not only a podcast but also a resource and a community. It's a place to share experiences and learn from others as we overcome barriers and learn to live a happy and healthy life with a disability
Play⋅ 20 ⋅6 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 19 min ⋅ Nov 2017 Get Email Contact
5. The Accessible Stall
New York, USA
The Accessible Stall is a disability podcast that keeps it real about disability. Hosted by Emily Ladau and Kyle Khachadurian.
Play⋅ 1.1K⋅ 1.7K⋅ 340 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 41 min Get Email Contact
6. You First: The Disability Rights Florida Podcast
Tallahassee, Florida, US
The purpose of You First is to discuss the rights of individuals with disabilities, putting your rights first. Host Keith Casebonne tackles important issues with knowledgeable guests, accounting first-hand experiences and discussing available resources for persons with disabilities. This podcast is produced by Disability Rights Florida, a not-for-profit corporation working to protect and advance the rights of Floridians with disabilities through advocacy and education.
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Play⋅ 36.8K⋅ 2.4K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 32 min ⋅ Oct 2016 Get Email Contact
7. Disability News
Disability News is a weekly program featuring news about various disabilities
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 54 min ⋅ May 2018 Get Email Contact
8. Pushing Limits
Berkeley, California, US
A half-hour radio show providing critical coverage of disability issues and bringing the insight of the grassroots disability movement to the general public. Pushing Limits advances the voices of people who live with disabilities. It is produced by a collective of media makers and activists who themselves live with disability.
Play⋅ 19.1K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 30 min ⋅ May 2009 Get Email Contact
9. Meriah Nichols Talks About Disability
Unpacking, Empowering and Sharing Disability. I'm a career counselor, teacher and blogger. Hawai'i based global nomad. Deaf single mom to 3 (one with Down syndrome, one gifted 2E), I'm a cat-loving Trekkie who wants coffee hot and black.
Play⋅ 1.9K ⋅8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 12 min Get Email Contact
10. Disability Done Different : Candid Conversations
Join DSC's podcast series with hosts Roland and Evie Naufal as they chat with interesting guests who have carved their own path in the disability sector revealing battle scars, imparting wisdom and talking straight about their journeys. This podcast aims to have the kind of conversations that come about when passionate people aren't afraid to speak their mind and would rather start a fire than put it out.
Play⋅ 1.5K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 38 min Get Email Contact
11. The Jesse Ray Podcast
Jesse Ray was born with a very rare form of non-progressive muscular dystrophy, and has used a ventilator to breathe and talk for over 35 years. He is a disabled activist, pundit, cinephile, music lover, and obsessive fanboy of all things related to horror, sci-fi, fantasy, and superheroes. Join him as he has candid discussions with guests from the entertainment industry and gives his unique perspective on growing up and living with a disability.
Play⋅ 70⋅ 8 Get Email Contact
12. Disability Visibility Project - Podcast
Creating, sharing and amplifying disability media and culture
Play⋅ 54K⋅ 7.1K ⋅ Jun 2014 Get Email Contact
13. The Enabled Disabled Podcast
A podcast created to shift the narrative around disability. We speak openly around what it means to have a disability, and what it doesn't mean. By sharing our stories, we hope to influence thought leaders, companies, and help empower people with a disability and the professionals who work with them.
Play⋅ 139 ⋅7 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 65 min Get Email Contact
14. Disability Employment
The CDERP podcast series is about sharing information, ideas and educating the community about Disability Employment. We cover a wide range of areas from practice, services, policy, participants, family and more. Some podcasts are live and some are recorded and many will have invited co-hosts to share their story. Listen, learn, share and contribute.
Play 2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact
15. Disarming Disability
Nicole Kelly and Sarah Tuberty powerfully deconstruct disability through candid conversations with experts exploring topics related to disability. They look to educate, empower, voice, and build a more inclusive society.
Play⋅ 985⋅ 138⋅ 1.1K ⋅ Feb 2019 Get Email Contact
16. CRUcial Conversations
This series of five stories of grassroots leadership by people in the disability sector in Queensland, Australia. These stories of change show us what it means to be a leader and what it takes to create real and meaningful change in the lives of people with disability. These stories are deeply personal, compelling and insightful and teach us a lot about what it means to lead a movement for change.
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|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Disability Rights Florida||disabilityrightsflorida.org||15|
|Kyle Khachadurian and Emily Ladau||theaccessiblestall.com||10|
|Mai Ling Chan & James Berges||xceptionaled.com||9|
|Meriah Nichols Talks About Disability||meriahnichols.com||7|
Disability Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
Disability Podcasts By Category
|Category||No. of Podcasts|
|Visually Impaired Podcasts||12|
|Assistive Technology Podcasts||11|
|Social Security Disability Podcasts||10|
|Cerebral Palsy Podcasts||10|