Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Information about rheumatoid arthritis and different approaches to tackling the condition.

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The housing and support needs of older people with visual impairment

Findings of research commissioned by Thomas Pocklington Trust, who engaged researchers from University College London and Bristol University to examine the housing and support needs of 400 people aged 55 years plus. Findings included little professional r

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Shopmobility

Shopmobility is a scheme that lends manual wheelchairs, powered wheelchairs, and powered scooters to members of the public who have limited mobility, so that they can shop and visit leisure and commercial facilities within a town, city, or shopping centre

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Advice on Hearing Loss

Information about hearing loss in older people

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Advice on Eyecare

Information about the importance of eye care and description of some common eye conditions affecting older people. Compiled from information provided by Optomise Eyecare

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Attendance Allowance

A brief guide about how blind and partially sighted people can benefit from Attendance Allowance

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Did you know

Factsheet containing facts about visual impairment

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New Provisions of the Disability Discrimination Act 1st October 2004

Explanation of the new provisions of the Disability Discrimination Act, providing that from November 2004 the definition of disability will include progressive conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, HIV, and cancer.

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