Jul 08

Derbyshire Announces Construction Of ‘Easily Adaptable Homes’


A new social housing development in Derbyshire is set to get underway, with council bosses revealing that they plan to deliver 400 new homes.

Jul 05

Charity Gets £12m To Build Accessible Smart Homes


The Scottish Government has approved a £12m loan to enable the construction of 160 smart homes for disabled people in Scotland.

Jul 01

Adaptive Fitness Sessions Launched By LimbPower


UK disability charity LimbPower has launched a new series of online adaptive fitness sessions for youngsters with disabilities to get involved with.

Jun 29

Pamis Helps Disabled People Communicate During Pandemic


The charity has launched an online tool and released materials so people at home can make their own passport, that Pamis has been using to help PMLD.

Jun 02

BBC Produces Disability Discrimination Act Drama


The BBC has revealed it will feature a new drama to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Disability Discrimination Act.

May 26

Disabled People Inspiring The Public During Lockdown


Lots of disabled people have been inspiring the public with their positive mental attitude during the coronavirus pandemic.

May 18

How Coronavirus Could Change Our Home Design


The Covid-19 pandemic has led to many changes in the way we live our lives, and there are some changes that are likely to stay with us.

May 06

Disability Firm Switches Production To PPE


An Exeter-based disability enterprise that makes wheelchair upholstery has switched its production line to manufacture thousands of masks for NHS workers.

Apr 30

Adaptive Yoga Online Designed For The Disabled Community


Disabled people at home during the pandemic can now sign up for online service Adaptive Yoga Live so they can stay as fit as possible.

Apr 28

Regular Hot Baths ‘Could Lower Risk Of Heart Disease And Stroke’


A new study has found a link between taking a daily hot bath and a lower risk of heart disease and stroke.

Apr 21

Could Coronavirus Change The Working World For Disabled People?


A new report explains that for many people living with a disability there will be no going back to business as usual once the crisis is over.

Apr 14

National Strategy For Disabled People In Development


The Cabinet Office’s Disability Unit is working on developing a National Strategy for Disabled People, to ensure that everyone can be fully participating members of society.