Understanding disability

The video "A web without limits" promotes the need for web accessibility and raises awareness of specific access issues within the web community.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 12 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Information on the types and degrees of hearing loss and how it affects people.
  • Author: Hearing Life
  • Date: 23 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Government of South Australia resource on age-related disabilities; vision and hearing, physical and neurological.
  • Author: Government of South Australia
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Information about different types of age-related disabilities such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, arthritis, dementia, cataract, osteoporosis, diabetes, hypertension and Alzheimer's disease.
  • Author: Disabled World
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
WebAIM resource on deafness and Deaf culture.
  • Author: WebAIM
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
WebAIM resource on cognitive disabilities.
  • Author: WebAIM
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Information about cognitive disabilities and types of cognitive disabilities such as dyslexia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, brain injury and genetic disability.
  • Author: Disabled World
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Symptoms of colour blindness and everyday problems, vision tests, treatments.
  • Author: Better Health Channel
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
What is colour blindness? What does a colour blind person see? Tests for colour blindness.
  • Author: Color Matters
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
The video "Creating an accessible web", promotes the need for web accessibility and dispels the myth that web accessibility is a complex process.
  • Author: Access iQ ®
  • Date: 12 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
General information about deafblindness including causes, getting around and links to more resources on the web.
  • Author: The Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
General information about deafblindness and the cultural groups within the deafblind community.
  • Author: Australian DeafBlind Council
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Information about seizures, types of seizures, causes, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Author: Better Health Channel
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
General information about hearing impairment, causes, lipreading and Auslan.
  • Author: The Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children
  • Date: 27 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Information on mobility and dexterity impairments.
  • Author: Case Western Reserve University
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Definition on legal blindness.
  • Author: Vision Australia
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Resource for accessible teaching for students with mobility/dexterity disabilities, particularly in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
  • Author: Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
Five common myths about deafness and people with a hearing loss.
  • Author: Action On Hearing Loss
  • Date: 18 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free
These keyboard command overlays for your laptop and desktop help familiarise testers with NVDA screen reader functionality.
  • Author: Zennith Geisler
  • Date: 9 Oct 2012
  • Access: Free
Information about paraplegia including causes, symptoms, spinal nerves and levels, and secondary medical complications.
  • Author: Apparelyzed
  • Date: 30 Jul 2012
  • Access: Free

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