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Disability and entertainment: the feeling of music

Hayleigh Barclay is delighted to join in with Disability Horizons to offer a monthly article on entertainment. Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises, is doing a Doctorate of Fine

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Disability and gadgets: low-cost robotic hands could wave in the future

Robert Wemyss is the IT guru at Really Useful Stuff. RUS is delighted to join in with Disability Horizons to offer a monthly roundup of all things tech and gadget.

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Disability, sex and relationships: sex education

In our series on disability, sex and relationships, expert and resident agony aunt Tuppy (who runs Outsiders – a private club for disabled people looking for a relationship) answers your

Lifestyle 1 Comment

Toys Like Me dolls: a good or bad idea?

“Raggy Dolls, Raggy Dolls, dolls like you and me…” the theme to one of my old childhood’s favourite cartoons – ‘Raggy Dolls’ sprang into my head as I heard about

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ReadSpeaker: the voice of the web on Disability Horizons

ReadSpeaker is the worldwide leader in online text-to-speech technology. In 1999, ReadSpeaker pioneered the first-ever speech-enabling solution for websites, followed by the first web-based platform for producing digital talking books.

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Disability and Housing: is independent living a luxury?

Alicia Wood is the housing guru and chief executive at Housing & Support Alliance. H&SA is delighted to join with Disability Horizons to offer a monthly article with help and

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The Stelios Award 2015: creating opportunities for disabled entrepreneurs

The Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs is back, and the winner gets £50,000 – the largest cash prize of its kind. Maybe it’s time for you to apply… Applications are

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*NOW CLOSED* Win a luxury chocolate and prosecco hamper worth £50 with our accessible holiday property competition!!

Accessible travel can be a nightmare. To make things easier we are asking our awesome community for help. We need you to share (or research) accessible holiday properties from all

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Disability and Independence: accessorise your wheelchair, simplify your life!

Frances Leckie, editor of Independent Living, takes a look at some of the latest wheelchair accessories to make life on wheels smoother and easier. #DHGurus In this article, I will

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Right Wheelchair campaign

Today the NHS Wheelchair Leadership Alliance is launching the Right Wheelchair campaign in a bid to improve wheelchair services across England! Read the below to learn more about it. #Rightwheelchair