News and Blogs

  • Alex.Barker | 18 Dec 2014
    Did Father Christmas bring you an iPad that you're not quite sure how to use? Here's our quick guide to the computer training and support that's out there for disabled people.
  • Alex.Barker | 26 Nov 2014
    Christmas is fast approaching and although I'm smug and can say (for once!) that I've done nearly all my Christmas shopping there are probably people out there who have no idea what to get their nearest and dearest. If you're getting them an electronic device like a smartphone or an e-book reader...
  • Mark.Walker | 05 Nov 2014
    Why would a global bank put accessibility at the heart of its business strategy? What is the business case and how was it won?
  • Mark.Walker | 07 Oct 2014
    Employers have a legal obligation to provide effective reasonable adjustments for disabled people in recruitment and at work. HR professionals need to understand the current law about reasonable adjustments and how best to identify and implement the support required by disabled colleagues.
  • Mark.Walker | 30 Sep 2014
    Why would a global bank put accessibility at the heart of its business strategy? View the recording of our webinar to find out.
  • Mark.Walker | 30 Sep 2014
    Like everything in the digital world else accessibility has gone mobile and more and more people are using apps to reach their customers. This article reviews the best approach to creating accessible apps and links to relevant resources about accessibility features of iOS, Android, Windows Phone...
  • Alex.Barker | 24 Sep 2014
    Multiple Sclerosis is a lifelong condition which affects the central nervous system and the spinal cord.  Symptoms can include fatigue, vision problems and sometimes people with the condition can have cognitive issues too. Famous people with the condition include Jack Osborne and Jim Sweeney (UK...
  • Mark.Walker | 23 Sep 2014
    Accessibility has gone mobile! This webinar is for business decision makers and app developers who need to know how to meet legal guidelines and build apps that work for every user.
  • claire.millross | 16 Sep 2014
    Claire Millross, AbilityNet's Volunteering and Free Services Administrator, explains the impact of invisible illnesses on her life
  • Alex.Barker | 01 Sep 2014
    Fibromyalgia is a long misunderstood, often painful condition. As well as widespread pain and fatigue, it can cause irritable bowel, sensitivity to changes in weather, noise, light and smoke, headaches and migraines, cognitive disturbances and dizziness. Although the cause isn’t completely...