This infographic was created by Freya Elliott, as part of our 'Disability pride starts here' project.
Disclaimer: This creator has used both identity-first language and person-first language as for herself she uses a combination of the two. She encourages everyone to respect the individual's preferred language.
Meet the creator
Freya (she/her) is 19 and from Naarm.
Freya is passionate about creating a more inclusive and accessible world and school system for people who are disabled, neurodiverse and/or chronically ill.
Freya has a border collie called Mickey who she'd consider to be a child of sorts. He keeps her on her feet and is very affectionate. They sometimes volunteer as a therapy dog team because she knows that he brings people such comfort and joy to all when in challenging circumstances.
Freya works part time as an actress and model and works on projects that she is passionate about within the disability advocacy sector.