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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

The calming effect of horses - Cameron, who is pictured here riding a black & white horse

The Calming Effect of Horses

There are many benefits of horse riding for children with autism, autistic people see, hear and feel the world differently to other people and…

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Hft give their views on expansion plans at Luton airport

Members of Voices to be Heard, the speak-out group of Hft, a national charity that supports…

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How is social media affecting young people’s mental health?

Over the years social media has dramatically changed the way people communicate and how we connect. It’s a powerful tool that allows voices to be…

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Flats for adults with complex autism open in Droitwich

On Wednesday 19th June Autism West Midlands in partnership with Fortis Living and Worcestershire County Council celebrated the opening of a new…

Ella getting into her hot tub at the accessible holiday accommodation and mindfulness retreat in West Sussex

Retreat at Ellasfield Opens Accessible Holiday Accommodation

Accessible Holiday Accommodation & Mindfulness Retreat in West Sussex
Kim & Ella’s Story
The Retreat at…

People with disabilities on a date after using dating websites

Top 5 Dating Websites For People With Disabilities

Dating when you’re living with a disability can often be incredibly intimidating, but thankfully there are so many resources now that can make…

Chris Fisher, aka the Blind Woodturner

How Chris kept on turning after going blind

Chris Fisher has made quite a name for himself in the media – you might know him as The Blind Woodturner. Chris wasn’t born blind –…

eCane - a man walking with a cane

How the eCane will change the lives of blind and deafblind users

Physicist Ron Liebermann formed Signtel, Inc. in 2000 with the mission to use technology to improve the lives of the hearing and sight…

accessible housing - a man in a wheelchair uses accessible kitchen

How far has accessible housing come since the 70s?

The idea of accessible housing goes back decades – yet the UK is struggling with a housing crisis in which those with disabilities are the most…

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 ​…

AJM Healthcare fix wheelchairs like these

AJM Healthcare – providing services to wheelchair users for 35 years

AJM Healthcare provide services to wheelchair users, offering not only a repair service but advice and training. Here, …

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…

Motability scheme – a woman hugs new car

How can I benefit from the Motability scheme?

The Motability scheme is great for those with a disability to be able to continue their everyday life. However, although many know they can get a…