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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...
The Great British Public Toilet Map
Digital Health Award
The NHS has estimated that 3-6 million people manage reduced continence due to medical or health reasons. Public toilets are a necessity,...
BT Young Pioneer Award
At the age of nine, Femi Owolade-Coombes began to get involved in the world of coding. He joined local Raspberry Pi community events,...
Teaching accessibility and tech, despite losing her sight
Young People’s Award 2015
Beth Deer is 16 years old, and last year she went completely blind. She received a BrightSpark scholarship through youth-led charity...
From client to volunteer, supporting disabled people get back to work
IT Volunteer of the Year Award
Dalton Brown volunteers at Access to Business in Wolverhampton, supporting unemployed disabled people as they get back into work, training...
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...
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...
Talking Birds bring accessibility to the theatre
Talking Birds is a small, independent, site-specific theatre company, making work that explores, and seeks to illuminate, the profound...
Building award-winning accessible apps
Accessibility Award 2014
Therapy Box is an award winning app development company that specialises in communication and therapy apps for people of all ages and...
Using technology to keep memories alive
Digital Health Award 2014
Formed in 2009 Alive! activities has pioneered the use of touch screen technology to improve care home residents’ mental and emotional...
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