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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…

One of the Heritage Ability attractions in Devon that can welcome more disabled visitors

Devon attractions equipped to welcome more disabled visitors

Three heritage attractions in Devon are now able to welcome more disabled visitors through their doors than ever before. 
 

Cupcakes from first learning disabilities dating agency in Flintshire

First Learning Disabilities Dating Agency To Launch In Flintshire

Funding has been announced for Flintshire’s first friendship and dating agency for adults with learning disabilities or autism, which is set to…

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…

Coffee van run by learning disability charity

Coffee van run by learning disability charity is a hit

People with learning disabilities have been brewing up a storm at a coffee van run by national charity…

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…

6 benefits of owning a mobility scooter

6 Benefits of Owning a Mobility Scooter

There are many reasons as to why you may need a mobility scooter. Whatever those reasons may be,…

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…

Woman sat on Able2 rollator

Able2 expands their comprehensive range of rollators

June sees Able2 expand their comprehensive range of rollators with another string to their bow – the EZ Fold-N-Go.

For many, a rollator is…

An older man on an Insync Bike and young boy on special needs trike

Insync Bikes pushing ahead with special needs trike design

Manchester-based Insync Bikes and inventor pushing ahead with special needs trike design…

Wheelchair Heaters

Introducing Wheelchair Heaters

We all know how important it is to stay warm and comfortable while using your wheelchair, when shopping, at sporting events, weddings in cold…

Alan & Emma get more help at the cinema than the optician

I got more help at the cinema than the optician!

Emma and Alan share their experiences of visiting the optician in the UK and believe their cinema provides more support for people with sight loss…

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…

sex and disability - Shyam Morjaria, superintendent pharmacist at Nottingham-based UK Meds

The truth behind sex and disability

In this day and age, it’s important to remember that sex and relationships do not just extend to traditional male/female relationships. The topics…