Following Loneliness Awareness Week, national disability health charity Sense is urging the government to make real changes to tackle loneliness
In recent years mental health has become a key focal point and even more so since the start of the
Puppy prices have soared during the pandemic due to the increased demand for dogs. As a result, one Dorset-based assistance dog charity Helpful Hounds has not been able to support as many clients as a result.
Disability activists have slammed the design of a memorial to the Peterloo massacre – designed by artist Jeremy Deller and costing Manchester City Council £1m with a series of concentric circles that form steps leading up to a platform – for being inaccessible.
‘Weak teaching, insufficient support’: Ofsted report says Collyhurst primary school failing special needs children
A Collyhurst primary school is not doing enough disadvantaged children according to Ofsted.
‘The happiness is contagious’: Manchester night for people with learning difficulties celebrates tenth anniversary
The Great British night out is part of the national identity, and for Manchester’s learning disabled community it’s no different.
Political figures in Manchester have slammed Iain Duncan Smith’s resignation from his cabinet role as Work and Pensions Secretary.
The banks of the River Irwell in Manchester will welcome a colony of rubber ducks for the seventh consecutive year later this month, all in the name of Brainwave.
‘Definite clash between ethos and accessibility’: Does Northern Quarter do enough for those with disabilities?
Young, bohemian and alternative, Manchester’s Northern Quarter is a magnet for the city’s creative minds.
‘You’re not disabled’: Woman snubbed by Manchester Arena in ticket row wants to ‘live without judgement’
An Adele fan with long-term illness and mobility problems was told she ‘didn’t have a disability’ when booking tickets for the singer’s world tour at the Manchester Arena.
Hate crimes directed towards people with disabilities have doubled in Manchester in the past two years, a Freedom of Information Act has revealed.