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Mobility News

Benefits and entitlements for over 75s

24th June 2019

From free prescriptions to the winter fuel allowance, Handicare spoke to bloggers about how some of these entitlements have benefitted their loved ones.

The UK's most accessible picnic locations

21st June 2019

There’s no better way to enjoy the gorgeous British summer than with a bit of alfresco dining! Discover the most accessible picnic locations to enjoy.

Is age just a number?

14th June 2019

A new study suggests many older people feel up to twenty years younger than their chronological age, changing the stereotype of over 60s.

Network Rail improve accessibility information

13th June 2019

Network Rail have collaborated with technology innovators to improve their accessibility, with live data feeds, new ramps, lowered handrails and more.

What to do with grandchildren in the East of England

5th June 2019

It can be difficult for grandparents to entertain the grandchildren, but here’s some of the most accessible attractions to visit in the East of England.

Tips for retired first-time pet owners

4th June 2019

Retirement can be lonely for many people, but something that can combat this is owning a pet which has been associated with improving people’s health.

Music festival awarded gold status for accessibility

3rd June 2019

British Summer Time has been awarded Gold Status for their accessibility. The music festival is committed to inclusivity for deaf and disabled music fans.

The best disability and wheelchair-inclusive party games

30th May 2019

From sensory games to quizzes, we outline the top party games and activities that are inclusive of adults and children with low mobility or wheelchairs.