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Top tips on employing your own personal assistant for care support

Employing and managing a team of personal assistants for care support can seem daunting, but help is available. Skills for Care, which supports disabled people in employing PAs, shares insider top tips on finding the best PA.

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6 awesome travel apps for disabled people

Check out these 6 accessible apps to use on holiday, from apps to help you find accessible toilets to apps that dictate calls for those with hearing impairments or verbalise the world around you if you’re blind.

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Blind Paralympian Libby Clegg MBE joins Guide Dogs in new podcast series

New podcast series by Guide Dogs, I See What You’re Saying, sees celebrities – including blind Paralympian Libby Clegg MBE – talk about everyday challenges faced by blind and visually impaired people.

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How fashion and beauty brands can be more accessible

Disabled people buy clothes and beauty products just like anyone else. So why aren’t fashion and beauty brands more accessible? Visually impaired blogger Emily explains what simple things can be done to make them accessible.

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One third of disabled people in UK cities would like to start cycling

New report highlights disabled people in urban areas are neglected when it comes to cycling, despite the desire to. Better representation in transport planning, dedicated space for cycling, and access to adapted cycles are key to inclusive cycling.

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8 highly-rated accessible places to visit this summer

Wondering where to visit this weekend that’s accessible? Check out these 8 accessible tourist attractions and venues across England, all highliy rated and reviewed by disabled people who have been there.

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The disabled superheroes inspiring a generation

Superheroes are often the idols of many a child growing up. They are role models, strong and pure, fighting against injustice and evil – but they are also examples of

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Why we need to talk more about disability and sex

Disabled sex shouldn’t be a taboo. Disabled people have needs and desires just the same as anyone else. Disabled sex should be seen as normal – so let’s talk about it more to break the stigma.

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5 ways to be independent as a disabled person

Are you disabled and wanting to live more independently? Read these five tips, from understanding your disability rights to finding the best disability aids, to help you live independently as a disabled person.

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Disability Motoring UK: how you can help to stamp out disabled parking abuse

Are you often left frustrated by abuse of disabled parking bays? Disabled Motoring UK wants UK supermarkets to stamp out disabled parking abuse. Take its survey to help make a difference.