Useful Information and Links

Accessible Information Standard

Listed are useful links on implementing the Accessible Information Standard (AIS) which came into effect on 1st August 2016. 

  • This video shows members of Manchester People First talking about what helps them to attend health appointments. 
  • Live Transcribe & Sound Notifications App - makes every day conversations and surrounding sounds more accessible among people who are deaf and hard of hearing, using just a phone. 
  • Relay UK supports d/Deaf people and people with speech impairments to communicate with anyone over the phone using an app based national relay service. 
  • Breakthrough UK - a Manchester based organisation led by disabled people who support other disabled people to work and live independently.