Sep 10

Disabled Homeseekers ‘Struggling’ To Find Suitable Accommodation


Disabled people looking for accomodation are finding it so hard to access suitable accommodation that they’re experiencing emotional distress as a result.

Aug 29

New Homes ‘Need Higher Accessibility Standards’


Age UK has called for more to be done to ensure that the UK’s disabled people and those with mobility problems are catered for by the UK’s housing stock.

Aug 12

Tourist Hotspots Need To Improve Toilet Accessibility, Says Study


A study found that 73% of people with a disability who had visited a UK tourist attraction found that there was no toilet they could accommodate their needs.

Aug 07

Arthritis Sufferers ‘More Likely To Die Of Heart Disease’


A new study has revealed that people who suffer from arthritis are more likely to die of heart disease than those who don’t.

Jul 19

Advice To Make Bathrooms Safer As You Age


Much though you may not like to admit it, you need to be more careful as you get older and consider how you can make your home as safe as possible for you and the rest of your family. The bathroom is one area that you should look closely at. An article from Southern Trust […]

Jul 12

New Scheme To Support Disabled Overlooks Children


One national newspaper has pointed out that the new government scheme to support people with disabilities could be at the detriment of disabled children.

Jun 13

Unnecessary PIP Reassessments For Pensioners To Be Phased Out


Pensioners who receive personal independence payments (PIP) will no longer have to have their awards reviewed regularly.

Jun 06

Accessible Bathrooms ‘Can Still Look Stylish’


A home decorating magazine has explained that updating your bathroom and making it more accessible doesn’t mean you can’t have a space that looks good too.

Jun 05

Why Pubs Should Introduce Better Disabled Access


Fiona Jarvis, founder of Blue Badge Style, believes that pubs that make more of an effort to appeal to disabled people will benefit from increased custom.

May 20

Functional Improvements Best For Bathrooms


If you’re planning to make some changes to your bathroom this year then it’s best to focus on making functional improvements.

May 10

Brits Spend £3k A Year To Upgrade Homes


Research has found that, on average, each UK adult affords £3,048 on home improvement jobs every 12 months.

Apr 30

Netflix Launches New Disability Show ‘Special’


Netflix has launched its new show entitled ‘Special’ highlighting the challenges disabled people face in their daily lives.