Chris Ford

Chris Ford is a Dunedin-based freelance writer and researcher. He currently works for a disability non-governmental organisation and is co-convenor of the Dunedin Pedestrian Action Network.

Politics
Apr 24, 2019

Disability Support Services cuts 'cancelled'? They're already happening

Revelations that the Ministry of Health has been forced into a u-turn on cuts to disability services might have attracted attention, but as Chris Ford points out, the sector has …

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Society
Feb 25, 2019

Why disabled people are cheering the Lime ban

In the debate about the safety of Lime e-scooters, one voice has been largely unheard – that of the disabled community which has had serious concerns from the start, writes Chris Ford.

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