tackling loneliness

Tackling Loneliness

Damaging consequences of loneliness Research shows that loneliness can be as damaging to health as smoking and obesity. Social isolation can also be linked to cardiovascular health risks, poor diet, […]

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The Hidden Housing Crisis

Leonard Cheshire Disability says there is a hidden housing crisis for people with disabilities. There are just not enough homes in Britain that meet the needs of people with mobility […]

Mobility Unlimited Challenge

Mobility Unlimited Challenge

A $4 million challenge to change lives Mobility Unlimited Challenge to support tech developments for lower limb paralysis The most common causes of lower limb paralysis are stroke, spinal-cord injury […]

Social Value Act

Social Value Act

Nov 14, 2017

Social Value Act should change commissioning The Public Services (Social Value) Act came into effect in 2013. It requires people who commission public services to think about how they can […]

Study of young adults with CP

Digital Games for Rehabilitation

Nov 05, 2017

Research into digital games and mobile apps Digital Games for Rehabilitation and Recommender Apps with Privacy Management for Disabled People Dr Marion Hersh, senior lecturer in Biomedical Engineering at the […]