Accessible Writing Retreats for Disabled Authors

The following is a list of writing retreats that are specifically designed for or fully accessible to disabled authors.

All links are current as of November 2022. If you find a non-working link, or if you know a retreat that should be added to / deleted from this list, please let me know.

Thank you!

— Nicole Melanson


Experimental! Online Writers’ Retreat (UK)

Convened by Spread the Word and curated by poet and essayist Jamie Hale, the retreat is for 12 UK based D/deaf and/or disabled writers who write poetry, fiction and/ or creative non-fiction.

NB: This retreat took place in 2020. Please contact the organization directly for more information about future events.

2 thoughts on “Accessible Writing Retreats for Disabled Authors

    • Hi Lenette, not as such, though I am supporting several writers doing nonfiction for their mentorships. If you’d like to chat in more detail, please get in touch via my contact form. Thanks! Nicole


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