To help you plan a day out or few nights away this Bank Holiday Monday or half term, we’ve asked Blue Badge Style, which assesses accessible and stylish venues across
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Assistive technology comes in all shapes and sizes these days. From wheelchairs to mobility scooters and mobile apps to kitchen utensils. Here, we round up 5 of the coolest assistive gadgets
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Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises and is currently undertaking a Doctorate of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. She’s going to use her expertise to debate where the world of
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Frances Leckie, editor of Independent Living, looks at developments to help with improving comfort and independence in the bedroom. #DHguru We spend an average of one third of our lives
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There have never been so many different ways to influence decision-making at all levels of society. Social media allows disabled consumers to have a direct conversation with brands and companies. They
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Florence Nightingale’s birthday, 12th May, is International Awareness Day for neuro-endocrine-immune diseases. Multiple Chemical Sensitivity sufferer, Juliette Llewellyn, explores the travel accommodation lottery that comes with environmental illness. “Top to
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We’ve set music writer Meghan out to interview leading disability musicians to find out how they got into music, how their disability affects their performances and how accessible concert venues really
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The disabilitymatch podcast gives you the lowdown on disabled life in the UK and around the world. With guests who talk about all sorts of disabilities and how to still enjoy your life to the full. With podcast host David we explore disability news and information around the world. We discuss ‘Special Needs” autism and aspergers as well as ‘spoonie lifesytle issues. The place to download our fortnightly podcast is from our websitehttp://podcast.disabilitymatch.co.uk or from iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/d…. The podcast is completely free and is an exclusive service from http://www.disabilitymatch.co.uk the UK’s leading disabled dating site.
Employable Me, a three-part BBC documentary that aired last month, was a raw and emotive insight into just how terribly difficult, frustrating and demoralising it can be to find suitable employment
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Visit The Mobility Roadshow, on from the 26th to 28th April, for inspirational independent living solutions and a variety of specialist products for people with restricted mobility. This year we’ll
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