We carry out research and user testing on behalf of businesses, charities and public institutions
The collective wisdom of over one thousand six hundred disabled and older people helps us review, compare and rate products and services
Read our unbiased reviews, information and guidance on products and services based on our research with disabled and older consumers
Read about choosing the right washing machine if you are blind or partially sighted or just getting older
Our unique database will help you find cars with flat, easily accessible boots, that have room for a folded wheelchair or that have lots of legroom and high seats
Read our reviews of 11 different heating controls based on user tests checking out ease-of-use and money-saving features
Lack of confidence in the government’s response to the Covid-19 outbreak is growing. Read the findings from our second survey into the impact of the restrictions on disabled and older people
We list some important UK information, advice and resources about Covid-19 to help older and disabled people at this challenging time.
Working with Which? on an investigation into what air travel is like for disabled and older people, our panel answered in their hundreds. We have provided some guidance on what to expect from special assistance at airports.
Gear, Gadgets and Gizmos is a series of podcasts made by Phil Friend, RiDC's chair and well-known consultant on disability matters, in which he talks to disabled people about products they use to help them live independent lives
As everything goes online, we often forget that not everyone has access to the internet or can find online content hard to read. For those people the internet is just another barrier. We've launched an interactive telephone information line. Call the RiDC Infoline on 0330 223 53 55 and let us know what you think.
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