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Welcome to AbilityNet

Boyzone's Shane Lynchg is supporting our campaign to get UK students to claim Disabled Students' Allowances

Disabled Students' Allowances

Accessibility team at work in the testing labs

Accessible websites, apps and more...

Find out how our specialist Accessibility Services can help you reach every customer on every platform

Carole Gardiner is a disabled tester for AbilityNet

Free IT Support for Disabled People

Call us free on 0800 269 545 or use our other free services to get the most from computers and the internet

Man in wheelchair with a tablet computer

Supporting disabled people in the workplace

Our team of expert Assessors help you find the right solution for you and your staff

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Welcome to AbilityNet
  • 8 Oct 2015

    AbilityNet’s experts deliver over 1,000 assessments for disabled students every year and by far the most frequent assessment is for a student with a specific learning difficultly such as dyslexia. . It is estimated that up to 1 in 10 people in the UK have some degree of dyslexia, but the good news is that there is a lot of help available to ensure that students can complete their studies successfully.

  • 7 Oct 2015

    Boyzone's Shane Lynch is urging UK higher education students to check whether they are eligible for extra funding as part of Abilitynet's DSA Claim It Campaign.

  • 29 Sep 2015

    Autoplay hit the headlines recently when a video showing the deaths of two journalists was seen by people scrolling through their Facebook and Twitter feeds. For people with disabilities, however, autoplay content is not only a source of distress on social media but can be a real barrier to access.

  • 29 Sep 2015

    Computers and the internet have transformed our daily lives, at home, at work and for disabled people being able to get online opens up a world of possibilities for completing everyday tasks, enjoying games or films, working and connecting with friends and family. This blog explores how AbilityNet supports disabled people to use their computers in their homes and at the popularity of My Computer My Way.


Free IT Support For Disabled People

- Browse our free factsheets

- Request a free home visit

- Adjust your computer

Or call our free helpline:
0800 269 545

Our free resources can help people of any age with any disability, as well as their friends, family, employers, teachers and many others.

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