Tagged: accessibility

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Writing with mental health in mind

Mark Avery writing for the Education and Skills Funding Agency: The internet can be an intimidating place for people with mental health issues. I should know. For as I can remember I’ve been going into battle daily...

Transport needs to be more inclusive for young wheelchair users

Transport needs to be more inclusive for young wheelchair users

Three quarters of wheelchair users and their families and carers can’t travel as independently as they would like to and two in three do not feel confident enough to use public transport, according to a...

Wheelchair User Booted Out Of Bar – “FIRE RISK”

Wheelchair User Booted Out Of Bar – “FIRE RISK”

Access problems never go away as a wheelchair-bound student was carried out of a bar and down a flight of steps by bouncers – for being a fire hazard. Troy Hitchins, 21, was drinking upstairs...