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Two people with a disability on a date - disabled dating tips

Dating Tips For Those With A Disability

The world of dating can be a scary place to navigate, especially if you aren’t used to putting yourself out there!

Here at UCAN2…

Support worker - Angela Burrows

Support worker performs lifesaving first aid

A banker turned support worker from Gloucester has saved the life of someone she supports by performing an abdominal thrust while at work.

Angela Burrows works for national charity…

Father and son by the beach enjoying their accessible staycation in Norfolk

Accessible Staycations in the UK

From seaside towns along the coast to quaint country retreats, Great Britain has plenty of amazing spots for Accessible…

accessible day out - Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar

Visit Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar for an accessible day out

The Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar is a great accessible day out for those who have a passion for air transport, classic forces vehicles and wartime history.

RAF Biggin Hill is the most…

orange and white fish at Blue Reef Aquarium

Blue Reef Aquarium

Portsmouth’s award-winning Blue Reef Aquarium is a great place for visitors of all ages to find out more about the wonders of the deep, whatever the weather.
The Aquarium is Fully Wheelchair…

disability card

The UK’s first discount card for people with disabilities has arrived

Introducing the Diversability Card, the official discount card for people with disabilities,…

5 great accessible days out in County Durham

5 great accessible days out in County Durham

If you're looking for an accessible day out in the North of England, you won't find many better regions to visit than County Durham. The area is a treasure trove of…

accessibility – ​UCan2's editor visited Legoland Windsor

Legoland Windsor offers superb accessibility – review

If your family has accessibility issues, finding a day out can be somewhat of a nightmare at times – ​so ​

accessible holidays – the Rings interior of a cottage

Making accessible holidays easier to find

Moira Henderson has dedicated herself to making accessible holidays easier to find in Fife, for as many people as possible. And she’s doing such a great job, Prince Charles recently presented her…

Sam Saunders from Omniserv on How airports and airlines are becoming autism-friendly

How airports and airlines are becoming autism-friendly

OmniServ is the biggest provider of assistance for disabled passengers in the UK. Samantha Saunders, its Head of Innovation & Regulatory Compliance, explains why everyone gains when we adapt…

Man in mobility scooter in Glendurgan Garden

Glendurgan Garden to improve accessibility for visitors

Glendurgan Garden, a National Trust property near Falmouth, recently introduced a brand new all-terrain mobility scooter, to help improve access for visitors.  

The all-terrain mobility…

View of Somerset

Visit Somerset website puts accessibility first!

Visit Somerset offers a wealth of information on exploring the county – from things to do, shopping and holiday accommodation. The newly launched site also puts the focus firmly on accessibility.…

Beamish Museum Accessible Bathroom

Beamish Museum, Making History More Accessible

Beamish, The Living Museum of the North has made history more accessible to those who cannot use standard accessible toilets through the introduction of Changing Places facilities. 

Caernarfon Castle - Accessible attractions to visit across the UK

Accessible attractions to visit across the UK

Sometimes, you can for family members who be stuck for ideas are visually impaired, while of where to go as a wheelchairs are available at family for a day out the attraction too. We have put…

Accessible holiday home at top Cornish holiday park

Accessible holiday home now available at top Cornish holiday park

Pentewan Sands Holiday Park has just got more accessible thanks to a brand new wheelchair-friendly holiday home available to hire.

The…

Ardmaddy Estate and Cottages

Ardmaddy Estate & Cottages

Ardmaddy Estate sits in a quiet corner of Argyll, on the west coast of Scotland.  Just half an hour from the fishing and ferry port of Oban it allows for easy access to shops, ferries, and…

Blackrow Farm - the wheelchair-accessible cottages

Blackrow Farm: accessible accommodation in picturesque Dorset

Blackrow Farm offers self-catering holiday cottages in Dorset with wheelchair access and all facilities…

Lin Berwick Trust holiday accommodation

The Lin Berwick Trust - the disabled holiday accommodation specialists

The Lin Berwick Trust has the highest standard of facilities and equipment for those with disabilities who need 24/7 care. We have three self-catering properties all sleeping six people in Norfolk…

Gitcombe retreat offers accessible holidays in Devon

Gitcombe retreat offers accessible holidays in Devon

Gitcombe’s exclusive collection of nine 4* and 5* luxury self-catering properties now…

Edinburgh Castle

Wheelchair-friendly days out that are not to be missed!

Being in a wheelchair will not stop you from sampling some of the best experiences to be had in the UK. There are many wheelchair-friendly days out to be had where venues are accessible and cater…