Jun 27

£12.5 Million Project Launched To Support Independent Living


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.

Jun 08

Do You Want To Go To Space?


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.

May 28

Football Your Way Campaign Launched For Disabled Footballers


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.

May 19

500 Global Firms Agree To Publish Disability Representation Reports


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.

May 05

Accessibility Performance For Smart Heating Apps Revealed


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.

Apr 29

Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm Wins Inclusivity & Accessibility Awards!


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.

Apr 18

New Mobility Homes Feature walk-In Showers


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.

Apr 13

Durham Home To Be Revived For Over-55s


An historical property is to be given a new lease of life by being renovated as flats designed for over-55s to live in.

Apr 08

Hospitality Industry Called Upon To Improve Accessibility Standards


The UK’s hospitality industry has been called upon to make improvements where accessibility standards are concerned.

Apr 02

Kent Council To Use Inclusive Disabled Toilet Signs


Swale council in Kent is displaying new public toilet signs to tackle the misunderstanding around invisible disabilities.

Mar 11

£30 Million In Funding For Changing Places Toilets


The government has announced that £30 million in funding will be made available to install Changing Places toilets in existing buildings around England.

Mar 05

10-Year-Old Raises £5,000 For Disabled Children’s Charity!


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.