A new £12.5 million Blackwood Neighbourhoods for Independent Living project has been launched to help older people carry on living at home independently for longer.
The ESA has extended its deadline to apply to become an astronaut, looking to take on 26 new recruits and it’s keen to make the application process more diverse.
A new campaign has been launched to help disabled footballers make their return to the sport, as coronavirus restrictions are lifted all over the UK.
Research shows that there are currently no senior managers or executives who have disclosed a disability at any of the biggest UK firms in the FTSE 100.
A series of tests have been carried out on smart central heating control apps to find out which ones are the most accessible for disabled and older people.
Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm have been working hard behind the scenes to make the zoo accessible for all, with a Changing Places toilet recently installed.
A new development in the village of Halfway in Lanarkshire has seen 18 new homes being built on the site of an old filling station.
An historical property is to be given a new lease of life by being renovated as flats designed for over-55s to live in.
The UK’s hospitality industry has been called upon to make improvements where accessibility standards are concerned.
Swale council in Kent is displaying new public toilet signs to tackle the misunderstanding around invisible disabilities.
The government has announced that £30 million in funding will be made available to install Changing Places toilets in existing buildings around England.
A ten-year-old girl with cerebral palsy has successfully raised nearly £5,000 for a disabled children’s charity by doing a five-mile sponsored walk.