Other resources

DLF (Disabled Living Foundation) is a national charity providing impartial advice and information for independent living in the UK. It offers clear, practical advice and information on products and suppliers of daily living equipment in the UK. It has various tools such as an online advice tool AskSARA to help you find useful information about products that make daily living easier based on your own specific needs. Or, if you have a good idea of the type of products that may suit you, browse through DLF's Living made easy comparison website to search for specific types of products - for example, 'sticks and crutches' - and compare the features and prices of products you are interested in (please note that these are prices in the UK but it can be helpful as a guide). There is also clear, practical, expert advice written by DLF's team of healthcare professionals to help you make the right choice.

RIDC (Research Institute for Disabled Consumers) is a UK charity providing consumer information and user reviews to help disabled and older people choose the right products and services to lead an independent life. It has a wide range of very useful guides to mobility equipment and home and technology products including the makes and models of equipment that might best suit your needs.

AbilityNet aims to build a more accessible digital world by helping people of any age and with any disability to use technology to achieve their goals at home, at work and in education. The UK charity recognises that when it comes to technology one fit does not fit all. It provides free information resources including a wide range of factsheets , webinars and the My Computer My Way resource which gives simple step-by-step instructions to making changes to your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone to make them easier to use.

EASTIN is the European search engine on assistive technology and suppliers, available in all languages of the European Union.

AbleData is the premier source for impartial, comprehensive information on products, solutions and resources in the US.