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Symbols and Signs, are they causing a Stigma?

Symbols and Signs, are they causing a Stigma?
It is often the case that disabled people have lots of decisions made for them, whether it’s what time the carers come to get them up or how fast someone pushes them through their favourite shop! With symbols and badges being used for all disabilities are we creating awareness orRead more

How useful is your Blue Badge in York?

How useful is your Blue Badge in York?
How useful is your Blue Badge in York? A Blue Badge on display York City Council have decided to go ahead with plans to stop access for Blue Badge Holders to pedestrianised areas through the day even though it has stirred up a lot of controversy. The council expanded York’sRead more

Accessible Pandemic

Accessible Pandemic
Accessible Pandemic By Gemma Price It’s taken a global pandemic to make the world of media and culture become accessible to disabled people.  There has always been many disabled people that are unable to leave the house for prolonged periods of time, if at all, there are also groups whoRead more

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