Josephine Rees | Your Stories of Health | S01E03

Person Before Patient 08/09/2019


Ruth Wilson, producer and presenter asks local Amsterdammers how life’s challenges have impacted their health and what we are doing to better understand what it means to be healthy today.

This third episode of Your Stories of Health talks with Josephine Rees, founder of Able Amsterdam to hear her story and personal soundtrack.

Able Amsterdam provides information about wheelchair-friendly places in the Dutch capital. By sharing accessibility reviews, I hope to shatter disability stereotypes and encourage fellow mobility aid users to get the most out of this exciting city.

Tracks featured:

  • Don’t Dream its Over by Crowded House
  • Surprise Yourself by Jack Garratt
  • Never Give Up by Sia

(First broadcast on Broadcast Amsterdam radio on 8 September 2019, 11.00)

If you miss the radio broadcast on Sunday at 11am, each episode will be available to play back:

Your Stories of Health has been developed in partnership between #PersonBeforePatient – a health story telling charity based in Amsterdam – and the radio station Broadcast Amsterdam.

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