About AbilityNet

AbilityNet exists to change the lives of disabled people by helping them to use digital technology at work, at home or in education.

Our services

Accessibility Services

  • AbilityNet has a team of accessibility consultants and testers who work with digital teams in blue-chip companies such as Barclays, Lloyds Bank The FA and Microsoft to design and maintain accessible websites, apps and other digital services.
  • Find out more about our Accessibility Services

DSA/Students Services

  • Disabled Students' Allowances are a UK Government Grant to help any eligible student get the most from their higher education.
  • Our expert Assessors provide one-to-one advice and information to identify technology and other adjustments that will help them succeed in their education.
  • Find out more about our DSA/Students Services

Expert Resources

  • We provide factsheets, blogs, webinars and videos about the many ways that technology can help people with disabilities.
  • My Computer My Way is our unique guide to the many adjustments that make your computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone easier to use.
  • Find out more about our expert resources

IT Support for Disabled and Older People At Home

  • We provide a range of free services for disabled people, their family and friends, their employers and other people who care for them.
  • Call our free Helpline on 0800 269 545 to ask anything about how computers can be adapted to meet the needs of disabled people.
  • Our network of IT Can Help volunteers visit disabled people in their home to help with everyday IT needs. 

Workplace Services

  • Technology can help people with all types of disability and impairment, but everyone has different needs.
  • Our professional assessors carefully identify the mix of technologies and adaptations that enables a disabled person to be more productive at work.
  • Read more about our Workplace Services

Trustees

As a charity we have a Board of Trustees drawn from a wide range of business and not for profit backgrounds.

Find out more about the AbilityNet Trustees

Corporate Supporters

Microsoft has been a corporate supporter of AbilityNet for many yearsIBM has been a supporter of AbilityNet since the early 1990s

Other Funders and Supporters

The Worshipful Company of IT Professionals is a support of AbilityNet

Legal Status

AbilityNet is a company limited by guarantee in England and Wales No: 3469653. AbilityNet is a Charity, registered in England and Wales, registration number 1067673, and in Scotland registration number SC039866.

Registered Office: Acre House, 11/15 William Road, London NW1 3ER

Annual Accounts

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