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Wayfindr

AbilityNet Accessibility Award

Sight loss can lead to isolation, poverty and depression. Almost half of the estimated 2 million visually impaired people living in...

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Monoma – switches that build social and learning skills

AbilityNet Accessibility Award

Designed by assistive technology company Filisia, Monoma use gaming and sensory technology to engage people with special education...

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Drake Music Scotland

AbilityNet Accessibility Award

Drake Music Scotland use digital technology to make it possible for people with disabilities of all ages and abilities to play, learn,...

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OxSight

AbilityNet Accessibility Award

There are an estimated 285 million people across the world who are registered blind – and over 300,000 of those are living here...

Vitória Maurício

Making 3D printed limbs accessible for all

Young People's Award

Vitória Maurício is an anatomical artist and 3D modeller, who had just finished a Masters degree at Glasgow University when she found...

Rachael Moat

Encouraging students with complex needs interact with the world

IT Volunteer of the Year Award 2015

Rachael Moat is a musician and music teacher who volunteers once a week at Seashell Trust, a school for children with complex needs...

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Hands Free Computing: Making computers accessible for everyone

Digital Skills Award

Using a variety of programmes, assistive software, training, apps and on-going support, Hands Free Computing help make computers accessible...

The EVA Project

EVA Park supports people living with aphasia

Accessibility Award

“If EVA Park wasn’t there, I wouldn’t be doing what I do, talk to everyone, going out as well. Went to club on my own two weeks...

Open Bionics

Open Bionics create affordable, accessible 3D printed limbs

Accessibility Award 2015

Open Bionics is revolutionising healthcare by using 3D scanning and 3D printing to dramatically cut the cost of fitting hand amputees...

Barclays SignVideo

Barclays Bank team up with SignVideo to make banking more accessible

Accessibility Award

People who are deaf or hard of hearing and use British Sign Language (BSL) used to have to rely on family or friends, or a pre-booked...