Nov 24

Government Scheme Gives Extra Support For Disabled


Additional help is being made available for disabled people who are continuing to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nov 15

Disability Rights UK Criticises FA’s Diversity Code


Disability Rights UK has called the Football Association’s Football Leadership Diversity Code into question, saying that it misses out Britain’s biggest minority in its recruitment targets.

Nov 04

Why Is There A Shortage Of Accessible Housing In The UK?


Although there is a clear need or accessible housing in the UK, it seems that there is a very real shortage in this regard.

Nov 01

Intergenerational Housing Development Comes To York


A new council development in York in the offing is putting intergenerational living at its heart, with 85 new properties being built.

Oct 07

What Will The Homes Of The Future Look Like?


Thinking about how your needs may change over the years is certainly advisable if you’re keen to stay in your home for as long as you possibly can, living independently.

Sep 28

‘More Places Should Apply Design Guidelines For Dementia’


It’s important that more of our homes and public spaces are designed to help those with dementia enjoy them and live fulfilled lives.

Sep 15

Changing Times For Changing Places


In the 2020 Budget, Chancellor Rishi Sunak committed to invest £30million to increase access to Changing Places toilets.

Sep 09

Financial Support For Disabled People Working From Home


The government has announced an extension of the Access to Work scheme, providing extra help for disabled people working from home or in the workplace.

Sep 01

Safety A Top Priority For UK Consumers Looking For A New Bathroom


There are plenty of people who want a bathroom that is functional and safe too, not just a wellness retreat.

Aug 19

84 Per Cent Want Height-Accessible Sanitising Stations


The ‘COVID Concerns and Precautions Survey’, which ran from 18 June to 19 July, quizzed 450 disabled people on their opinions of the lockdown restrictions

Aug 05

South Oxfordshire District Council Increase Disabled Facilities Grant


Disabled and vulnerable residents that live in the South Oxfordshire area can now apply for larger grants to make their homes safer.

Aug 01

Bathrooms For Elderly Relatives


There are many ways we can improve our homes to make them more accessible, here are some tips to help our loved elderly relatives retain their independence.