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Useful websites

Disability-Specific

1. Specific learning difficulties (e.g. dyslexia and dyspraxia)

British Dyslexia Association

www.bda-dyslexia.org.uk

Developmental Adult Neuro-Diversity Association (DANDA)

www.danda.org.uk

Dyscaculia.org

www.dyscalculia.org.uk

Dyspraxia Adult Action (DAA)

www.daa.colsal.org.uk

Dyspraxia Foundation

www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk
2. Blind or partially sighted

Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB)

www.rnib.org.uk

National Library for the Blind

www.nlb-online.org
3. Deaf or hard of hearing

Royal National Institute for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People (RNID)

www.rnid.org.uk
4. Mobility difficulties

Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus (ASBAH)

www.asbah.org.uk

Scope

www.scope.org.uk

Multiple Sclerosis Society

www.mssociety.org.uk

Arthritis Care

www.arthritiscare.org.uk

Brittle Bone Society

www.brittlebone.org
5. Autistic Spectrum Disorder/Asperger’s Syndrome

Developmental Adult Neuro-Diversity Association (DANDA)

www.danda.org.uk

The National Autistic Society

www.nas.org.uk

University students with Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome

www.users.dircon.co.uk/~cns/index.html
6. Mental Health Difficulties

Mental Health Foundation

www.mentalhealth.org.uk

Mind

www.mind.org.uk

The Eating Disorders Association (EDA)

www.edauk.com

The Royal College of Psychiatrists

www.rcpsych.ac.uk/campaigns/cminds/anorexia.htm

Depression Alliance

www.depressionalliance.org
7. Unseen disabilities (e.g. ME, diabetes and epilepsy)

Action for ME

www.afme.org.uk

Asthma UK

www.asthma.org.uk

British Stammering Association (BSA)

www.stammering.org

Cystic Fibrosis Trust

www.cftrust.org.uk

Diabetes UK

www.diabetes.org.uk

Epilepsy Action

www.epilepsy.org.uk

Narcolepsy Association UK (UKAN)

www.narcolepsy.org.uk

National Association for Colitis and Crohn’s Disease (NACC)

www.nacc.org.uk

The RSI (Repetitive Strain Injury) Association

www.rsi.org.uk

The Stroke Association

www.stroke.org.uk

Cystic Fibrosis Trust

www.cftrust.org.uk

Headway – National Head Injuries Association

www.headway.org.uk

Legislative

SENDA 2001 Online Text

www.opsi.gov.uk/acts/acts2001/20010010.htm

DDA 1995 Online Text

www.opsi.gov.uk/acts/acts1995/1995050.htm

DDA 2005 Online Text

www.opsi.gov.uk/acts/acts2005/20020013.htm

Higher Education

Making your teaching inclusive

www.open.ac.uk/inclusiveteaching

SCIPS (Strategies for the Creation of Inclusive Programmes of Study)

www.scips.worc.ac.uk

SKILL: National Bureau for students with disabilities

www.skill.org.uk

Higher Education Academy

www.heacademy.ac.uk/44.htm

General

Action on Access

www.actiononaccess.org

British Council of Disabled people

www.bcodp.org.uk

Disability Rights Commission

www.drc-gb.org

Equality Challenge Unit

www.ecu.ac.uk

Web Accessibility Initiative

www.w3.org/WAI

Techdis: Educational Advisory Service in the Fields of Accessibility and Inclusion

www.techdis.ac.uk

National Disability Team: Sector Checklists [online]

http://www.natdisteam.ac.uk/resources_briefings-ndtchecklists.html

 

 

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