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Homeworking advisor

Could homeworking work for you?

The current Coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis has brought homeworking into sharp reality for millions of office workers.  But is it a viable route…

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…

Old lady in wheelchair - Top tips to help someone live independently

Top tips to help someone live independently

According to research released by Carers UK, over 6.5 million people in the UK dedicate their time to caring for their loved ones.

For…

Autism Apprentice - John- packing boxes in warehouse

Autism Apprentice Packs Boxes of Success!

Autism Apprentice Packs Boxes of Success Working as John Lewis & Partners Warehouse Assistant

Working at John Lewis & Partners…

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Go-Anywhere Underwear

Urinary incontinence can be caused by a variety of factors, including certain disabilities and medications, menopause, pregnancy and childbirth,…

London transport

London transport nightmare

London transport nightmare – New travel experiment reveals dire commutes for wheelchair users. London wheelchair users’ commutes take 49% longer…

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Learning disability charity shares insight with Lloyds Bank Foundation

A learning disability charity has shared its research to help upskill a charitable foundation about social care and the issues the sector is…

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Are we doing enough to support disabilities on public transport?

Two globe-trotting wheelchair users have spoken out on the difficulties they regularly face while travelling on public transport including rail…

Easy Bathrooms bath

Easy Bathrooms launches accessible range of bathroom products

Easy Bathrooms – the bathroom and tile supplier – has launched a range of quality, affordable accessible baths and accessories.

£30,000…

Matt talks to UCAN2 about From ‘unable to walk’ to running a miracle marathon with Chris Evans!

From ‘unable to walk’ to running a miracle marathon with Chris Evans!

How alternative therapies defied a long term medical prognosis

Four years ago, Susie James had chronic pain in her arms,…

Dorset attractions ready to welcome more Deaf visitors - Moors Valley Country Park

Dorset attractions ready to welcome more Deaf visitors

Three unique heritage attractions in Dorset are aiming to welcome more Deaf visitors than ever before this year, by introducing their first-ever…

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…

Staff happy with the AkzoNobel makeover at Morpeth RDA

Rosette of approval for local horse-riding centre following AkzoNobel makeover

A popular North East horse-riding school specialising in therapeutic riding sessions for people with disabilities has been given a new lease of…

Hightown resident Mimi outside her dream job

Hightown supports resident land their dream job

According to the United Nations, more than one billion people, approximately 15 per cent of the world's population, live with some form of…

Jaguar at Safari Zoo

Waddle on down to Safari Zoo for a pawesome day out!

Safari Zoo is home to over 1,000 of the most rare and endangered animals in unique natural environments, which enable you to get as close as…

Doug Smith - ordinary people doing extraordinary things

Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

Volunteers are at the very heart of the success of Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA), and are the glue that binds every aspect of the…

VIDA Mobility Partners with Patron, introducing a new range of buggies to the UK & Ireland

VIDA Mobility Partners with Patron, introducing a new range of buggies to the UK & Ireland

VIDA Mobility have partnered with Patron Bohemia to add a new range of buggies to our gro…

Active Essex inclusive sports awards

Active Essex celebrates inclusive sport at annual sports awards

The winners of the Active Essex Sports Awards 2019 have been announced during an…

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Nutley Edge gives adults with learning disabilities a chance to feel empowered

Nutley Edge is an inspiring holiday site that gives adults with learning disabilities and on the autism spectrum a chance to feel empowered…

Driveability Staff

DriveAbility's Thetford centre to unveil new driving & scooter assessment facilities

East Anglian DriveAbility's Thetford centre to unveil new driving and scooter assessment facilities for elderly and disabled locals