Tag Archives: disability

A is for Autism

A is for Autism

Around 700,000 people in the UK are on the autism spectrum. Together with their families they make up around 2.8 million people whose lives are touched by autism every single day. Autism is a lifelong ...
Too old to drive?

Too old to drive?

A recent accident (so far cause unknown) involved a double-decker bus crashing into a supermarket in Coventry resulting in two dead and many injured.  Although no blame has been allocated the fact tha ...
Are you entitled to a Blue Badge?

Are you entitled to a Blue Badge?

If you are disabled, you may be able to park in restricted areas under the Blue Badge scheme. Your badge will relate to you and not your vehicle. This means that you can use it in any vehicle you’re t ...
Technology can help at home

Technology can help at home

If you are looking to have equipment installed in your home to make life easier, you’ll soon come up against the phrase ‘Assistive Technology’. This term is now used to describe technology which has b ...