Councils are now being urged to apply for a share of a £30 million funding pot to install Changing Places Toilets in public places and tourist attractions.
The UK Government is set to provide £30 million in investments to install life-enhancing Changing Places toilets in existing buildings across England.
On International Day of People with Disabilities, charity Motivation is celebrating the generous supporters who raised more than £400,000 to fund a new education and sport programme for disabled children in Uganda.
Emma Barton, has been announced as the Patron of the Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation for Disabled People’s (QEF) Survive and Thrive emergency appeal.
Leading equity firm, Advent International, has donated £400,000 in response to Mencap’s urgent coronavirus appeal.
Recent figures have highlighted that a record number of disabled people have been supported by the UK Government’s Access to Work scheme.
Going into further education is supposed to be an exhilarating time. But, for some disabled students it can be daunting. Now, Newlife are providing an equipment grant for disabled children and young people to further their prospects. One student shares his journey.
Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) is a vital aid for many disabled students. As the government announce £20,000 worth of funding for disabled postgraduate students, we speak exclusively to Universities Minister Chris Skidmore.
A project that aims to reintegrate and support children with additional needs back into school has been awarded a grant of over £500,000.
Independent Living Fund (ILF) Scotland has launched a new campaign to encourage young disabled people to try something new.
Independent living might sound like a dream, but finding housing that suits your individual needs can be a challenge. It can seem like an endless…
The Scottish government has promised an extra £3 million in funding towards suicide prevention in the country. Mental Health Minister, Maureen Watt, has announced the…
Disability can be expensive, which is why crowdfunding is on the rise.
In April, big changes are being introduced for Employment and Support Allowance, with a hefty cut coming in for all new applicants in the work-related activity group….
Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for low income families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people. Last year, it…