ARE UK TRAINS ACCESSIBLE TO PASSENGERS WITH DISABILITIES?

From Daniel Williams of Visualise Training and Consultancy [email protected] Daniel Williams takes a look at the challenges people with disabilities encounter when choosing to travel by...

“I PROMISED MUM I WOULDN’T MOVE HER INTO A CARE HOME”

From the 'Alzheimer's society' "Mum knows every nook and cranny of her home, I promised I wouldn't move her." Jag and her mum, who has dementia,...

IT’S THE SRUK CHRISTMAS APPEAL 2019

From Scleroderma & Raynard's UK "We're setting ourselves the goal of raising £5,000 this holiday period, and so far our generous supporters have already given...

THE ‘OFFICE TOR NATIONAL STATISTICS’ HAS RELEASED DATA ON DISABLED PEOPLE

The Office for National Statistics has released a series of datasets exploring the experience of disabled people in the UK, drawn from existing surveys and...

WHEN IS IT OKAY TO LIE TO SOMEONE WITH DEMENTIA?

From the 'Alzheimer's Society' "Is it acceptable to lie - ever? Or should we just tell the brutal truth - always? Our dementia expert Tim...

SOCIAL WORK ENGLAND BECOMES THE NEW SPECIALIST REGULATOR FOR SOCIAL WORKERS

On Monday 2nd December Social Work England took over from the 'Health and Care Professions Council' as the new specialist regulator for the profession. Social work is...

DO YOU USE GYMS AND LEISURE CENTRES?

Disability Rights Uk (DRUK) is working with Love Productions on their Health Hacks programme for Channel $ (the programme title may change before broadcast). DRUK are keen to...

SANTA’S WANTED TO SUPPORT LOCAL HOSPICE CARE

From the 'Woking & Sam Beare Hospice' "Will you kick start our festive season for good by joining our Santa Fun Run in Woking or...

DOUBLE YOUR DONATION TO ‘SRUK’ THIS CHRISTMAS

From 'Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK "Please support our brand new Christmas appeal. This year's appeal is being fronted by members of our community, sharing their...

TELL YOUR NEXT MP TO MAKE YOUNG PEOPLE’S MENTAL HEALTH A PRIORITY

From 'Young Minds' "We urgently need the next government to Act Early on young people's mental health so that all young people get the support...

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MENTAL HEALTH FOUNDATION: WINTER TALKBACK 2020

From the 'Mental Health Foundation' "We are proud and excited to announce that have launched the Foundation's new strategy for 2020 Making Prevention Happen. Prevention of poor...