Universal Credit

Universal Credit was first announced in 2010, and was designed to make claiming benefits simpler, and to ensure there was never a situation where people would be better off claiming benefits than working. It is a means tested benefit that differs from other benefits,...

Starting University

Starting University I won’t tell you how long ago it was since I started university as an undergraduate. Many things are still the same especially the mix of emotions that can go with embarking on a three or four year degree. I was really excited and also scared of...
Assistive Technology – a general introduction to what’s available

Assistive Technology – a general introduction to what’s available

Assistive Technology is a term that covers tools designed to help someone who has an impairment or is disabled. These kinds of tools date back to the first time a person leant on a branch to help them walk. Modern technology has spawned a vast array of technological...