Disability, festivals and events, Lifestyle, travel

VIDEO – Take a tour with Mobiloo – disabled toilet and changing facilities for every event.

By Simon Sansome Going to the toilet at any public event and using the portable toilets is a horrid experience at the best of times, let alone when you are disabled. At festivals it is even worse, festival organisers dig a very large pit and put metal toilets over the top. The doors don’t have… Continue reading VIDEO – Take a tour with Mobiloo – disabled toilet and changing facilities for every event.

Disability, housing, Politics

No privately rentable accommodation available in Leicester for disabled people.

By Simon Sansome Deciding on where you are going to live can impact every stage of your life. There are thousands of different options to choose from including shared accommodation, student living, a bungalow, semi-detached or a flat in the city centre, the choices are endless if you are fully abled. The implication on where… Continue reading No privately rentable accommodation available in Leicester for disabled people.

local authorities

Councils across the UK fail to inform disabled residents they are entitled to a council tax reduction.

By Simon Sansome Paying council tax can be a worrying subject for many people with disabilities, a lot of the time people with disabilities are on a low income. Martin Lewis, of Money Saving Expert has been doing a cracking job of raising awareness for people who have a mental impairment and are free from… Continue reading Councils across the UK fail to inform disabled residents they are entitled to a council tax reduction.