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Ableize Disability

A directory containing disabled and special needs information, advice and support plus related mobility products and services. Run by people with disabilities. ableize

Attendance Allowance

Government guidance to a payment available to help with personal care when physically or mentally disabled and aged 65 or over.

Deaf 247

Directory of British Sign Language and deaf related resources.


Seeks to empower deaf people of all ages to lead fulfilling lives through the use of innovative communications technologies.

Disability Awareness Day

Highlights events on this annual awareness day, with advice on getting involved.

Disability Grants

A comprehensive resource of grants for the disabled, their carers and family. Includes housing, equipment grants and assistance for disabled children.

Disabled Living's Supplier Directory

A resource to identify companies or organisations who sell or provide equipment, products or services for people with disabilities.

Fatherhood Institute

Relates to men who are fathers of children with disabilities, or who are disabled themselves. Contains information to for professionals working with such families.

Financial Help if You're Disabled

Information on the range of disability-related financial support available that includes benefits, tax credits, payments, grants and concessions.

Information and advice to people who are giving up driving for any reason to help them get around more easily, using a range of different travel choices and options.

Home Ownership Opportunities for People with a Disabilities

Government backed shared ownership model that enables individuals with a range of different disabilities to part buy a home of their own, either from the open market or via new developments.

Independent Living

Community site which provides news, views and product information designed to assist with living independently. IndLiving

The Learning Support Centre

Disability support specialist offering support workers, dyslexia tuition, disability awareness training and consultation in education and the workplace.


Christian charity offering a wide range of services for disabled people and their families, all centred around independent and supported living choices.

Making Space

UK charity providing quality care and support to people with a wide variety of needs including those with physical and/or mental health conditions, learning disabilities and dementia.

Mobility Shopper Reviews

A site dedicated to providing straight talking reviews of mobility and health aids. Includes the option to add your own review.

My Computer My Way

Advice to make computers easier to use for those with disabilities.

My Mobility Guide

A user led disability information site and blog offering advice and reviews on seating and positioning, lifts and hoist as well as manual and powered wheelchairs. mymobilityguide

Ouch Too

A discussion forum for and about disabled people.


A self-help group for people with disabilities assisting with sexual and relationship problems. Events, news and Inside magazine details.

Scope's Helpline

Provides free, independent and impartial information and support on issues that matter to disabled people and their families.

Speakup Self Advocacy

Ensures that people with learning disabilities and/or autism are valued and included within society.

Stairlift Helper

Information service with reviews, information about stairlifts for different types of staircases and price comparison.

Strathclyde Centre for Disability Research

Established in the University of Glasgow to conduct research and teaching in social aspects of disability; with details of projects, staff and contacts.

UKDPC - UK Disabled People's Council

National umbrella organisation of disabled people, run by and representing their voices in the UK. Provides a guide to their campaigning and policy work, with resources and membership details.

VODG - Voluntary Organisations Disability Group

An umbrella group of voluntary sector providers of social care services for adults with disabilities that works to influence social care policy; with a list of members, resources, details of membership and meetings, blog, and contacts.

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