Rafael has CP. He went to West Oxford primary school. After secondary school he went to a specialist college for 3 years, for young people with disabilities, the National Star. After that he went to the Orpheus Centre for 3 years, which provides workshops in performing arts for young people with disabilities. Now, he lives at home again and has a team of carers. He attends FarmAbility one day a week, goes to free music concerts in Oxford, attends art&craft and dance sessions at the ICE centre in Witney, and goes to any theatre or arts events he can find in Oxford. He communicates with his friends through FB and enjoys holidays and travelling whenever he can, with carers. He also writes his own poems and stories.