AbilityNet is a UK charity that supports anyone living with any disability or impairment to use technology to achieve their goals at home, at work and in education. Here’s a short video to introduce them.
Here’s what they have to say about their services etc:
Digital Accessibility Services
- Our accessibility consultants and testers help businesses, universities, charities and many other organisations to design and maintain accessible websites, apps and other digital services.
- We have a range of industry-leading paid-for services as well as offering free resources such as webinars.
- Find out more about our Accessibility Services
- Download a brochure about our accessibility services
- Check out our webinars series
- 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
Free Expert Resources
- We provide free 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 048 7642 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.
- 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