Introducing AbilityNet

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:

Our services

Digital Accessibility Services

DSA/Student Services

  • 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.

Workplace Services

  • 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