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Find out here what our organisation and it’s volunteers are up to at the moment, we’ll also share with you news from partner organisations, friends and colleagues.


 

COVID-19 National Day of Reflection

COVID-19 National Day of Reflection
COVID-19 National Day of Reflection On 23rd March we will be joining Accessible Wales by turning our Social Media channels yellow to reflect on the year that has passed since the national lockdown. The last year has seen utter devastation unfold in ways that the world was not prepared for.Read more

Captain Sir Tom Moore

Captain Sir Tom Moore
Captain Sir Tom Moore Captain Sir Tom Moore We are extremely saddened by the terrible news yesterday that Captain Sir Tom Moore has passed away.  Our thoughts are with his family at this time.  What a tremendously courageous and inspiring man he was, in a time when the nation neededRead more

Happy White Cane Safety Day

Happy White Cane Safety Day
Happy White Cane Safety Day October 15 was White Cane Safety Day around the world. It was first launched in the United States in 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson.  The day is aimed at celebrating the achievements of blind or visually impaired people. For people who are visually impairedRead more

Empowering you Virtually

Empowering you Virtually
Empowering you Virtually! In line with current Coronavirus guidelines we are still not able to relaunch our Empower Disability Advice and Support Surgery in person at the Village Hall in Hirwaun. That being said we are able to bring you a virtual surgery tomorrow between 11am – 1pm. If youRead more

Coronavirus Update (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Update (COVID-19)
Coronavirus Update (COVID-19) Richard Jones, founder of Accessible News Hello all, “Stay Home, Protect the NHS, Save Lives” is the message we are all being told at the moment. That message isn’t lost on the Accessible News team and I! We’ve postponed our Empower Surgeries until further notice and suspendedRead more