Different canes explained
The guide cane is used to find obstacles such as kerbs or steps.
12.7 million people in the UK would like to learn sign language
Choosing to sit tight
Wheelchair-user Mik Scarlet could have walked again - here he explains why he chose to stay in his wheelchair
Bionic implants: "We have the technology"
Human beings can now be rebuilt from top to toe with artificial parts
The latest assistance animal: a seeing eye horse
Would you mind a horse in your local supermarket?
Stumble at the starting block
Despite being a record breaking athlete, Richard Whitehead cannot compete in a paralympic event because he has the wrong disability
A true sporting hero or a cheat?
Oscar Pistorius races without legs and he is beating able-bodied opponents. Are his carbon-fibre blades giving him an unfair advantage?