News and Blogs

  • Sarah Botterill | 22 Jun 2021
    Leannda Ward is pretty tech-savvy. The 30-year-old, who was born blind, has used digital devices since she was a child. During the lockdown, she even got herself some DJ CD decks and started mixing music at home in North East Lincolnshire. 
  • Sarah Botterill | 22 Jun 2021
    The first thing Stacey Webb did with the new tablet she got through the government’s Digital Lifeline Fund was a web search for her sister’s birthday gift.AbilityNet is helping support people with learning disabilities to make the most of the devices they receive through the national scheme.During...
  • Sarah Botterill | 22 Jun 2021
    Access to a tablet is bringing the pick of the pops to Susan Russell, 50, from Bromsgrove, who received a device through the UK government's Digital Lifeline scheme.AbilityNet is helping to support people like Susan, who has a learning disability.
  • Sarah Botterill | 22 Jun 2021
    Janet Groves admits feeling nervous getting started with the tablet she received via the government’s Digital Lifeline Fund, set up to help people with learning disabilities.“I knew nothing about them - I was nervous,” says the 58-year-old from Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. “It felt strange,” she...
  • Annie Mannion | 17 Jun 2021
    Changes to the 23 June Public Sector Bodies Accessibility Regulations relating to mobile applications.
  • Stuart Andrews | 15 Jun 2021
    Diversity and inclusion is a hot topic and one that is racing up the corporate agenda. But what does it mean?   Particularly in the context of digital accessibility? Here we explore key terms you may come across and signpost you to some further resources you may find helpful.
  • Stuart Andrews | 14 Jun 2021
    Learn from a range of accessibility leaders about their approach to Diversity and Inclusion
  • Sophie Stevens | 13 Jun 2021
    AbilityNet’s Tech4Good Awards, sponsored by BT and other leading technology partners, has release its finalists for 2021. The awards champions the amazing people using tech to make the world a better place.
  • Annie Mannion | 10 Jun 2021
    Larry Goldberg of Verizon Media responds to the question: What are your thoughts on auto captioning technology? in our Accessibility Insights webinar.
  • Annie Mannion | 09 Jun 2021
    Our Accessibility Insights series of monthly webinars has included guests from Microsoft, ATOS, Google, Barclays, and Sainsbury's.

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