His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent visited The Aidis Trust yesterday (Monday 17th October 2016) to see how it provides vital support for disabled people of all ages, enabling them to benefit from and be empowered by the latest computing technologies.
Last year I took the plunge in to the world of academia and signed up to a BA Honours course with the Open University.
Neatebox, a company in Glasgow have come up with something they think will improve pelican crossings for disabled people.
(Technology doesn’t yet tell blind people if you’re offering a handshake)
Technology Is Amazing But It Does Not Erase Disability. This may seem a strange thing to say because I’m not trying to say that technology isn’t important.
Who Am I?
I suppose it might be worthwhile explaining who I am, as you’ll be reading more articles written by me. My name is Rebecca and I met Aidis Trust at an event in Birmingham this year. Aidis asked if I’d like to write for their blog and so here I am!