• Alex.Barker | 30 Nov 2021
    On the fifth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me 5 scammers-a-scamming. Whether it is to sell you five gold rings, or even a partridge in a pear tree, scammers see the season of Good Will as a great way to scam people online. Alex Barker explains how not to get scammed this Christmas.
  • Alex.Barker | 21 Jul 2020
    As the Covid pandemic continues the way that we get information has changed radically. Conferences that were going to be held in hotels and conference centres were held online. AbilityNet's Alex Barker presented in an online conference last week
  • Alex.Barker | 28 May 2020
    It's Volunteer's Week this week and in 2020 the opportunity to say 'thank you' to the 20 million people who volunteer each year has never seemed more important. 
  • Alex.Barker | 14 Apr 2020
    How to find local support using the internet. Here's what we learned during our FREE webinar as part of our response to COVID-19
  • Alex.Barker | 04 Mar 2020
    Robots are now not just sci fi fantasy. They are real....and they are here to help you!
  • Alex.Barker | 28 Jan 2020
    AbilityNet's advice and information officer, Alex Barker, answers some of the commonly asked questions about stroke and technologyImagine for a moment that you were unable to use one side of your body. Your foot, leg, arm, or hand stop working. It could be temporary or permanent. 
  • Alex.Barker | 16 Jan 2020
    AbilityNet provides a selection of top tips for adjustments that can help create an accessible workplace.
  • Alex.Barker | 29 Oct 2019
    With all the goings on in Westminster recently you can be forgiven for not having noticed the Tweet from Labour MP for Hove and Portslade Peter Kyle about having acute dyslexia. In the post which has been retweeted over 3,000 times Peter explains how having acute dyslexia has made his life as an MP...
  • Alex.Barker | 28 Oct 2019
    According to the Stroke Association, there are 1.2 million Stroke Survivors in the UK. AbilityNet have been lucky enough to attend events and meet people who have living lives after stroke.
  • Alex.Barker | 22 Aug 2019
    The AbilityNet Helpline's Alex Barker shares his top tips for choosing the right computer for older people and disabled people