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The Aidis Trust was founded in 1975 to help disabled people communicate more easily and effectively through technology

Welcome to the Aidis Trust

Quick Links for Disabled People, carers and supporters.
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. has been developed to help Disabled People make best use of information and communication technology by giving information, help and support on all aspects of disability computing.

Aidis' services and website have developed in response to and in conjunction with our Disabled service users. These include:

Adaptations - Many people are unaware of the software and hardware adaptations that exist to help special needs and disabled computer users. This site provides a directory of these adaptations.

Help, Support and Advice - People find it hard to get straight forward, simple troubleshooting advice on how to keep their computer healthy and working well.

Aidis Technical Services includes our Lottery Funded Helpline, which offers help, support and advice on anything from suggesting the best equipment to help with computer access through to ALL problems with your computer. To contact us, call 0845 120 3719 (9.30am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday) or email

Shop - Affordability is the biggest barrier facing people with disabilities who want to make the most of information and communication technology. Aidis' shop offers significant discounts on computers and hardware and software adaptations through partnerships with Fujitsu Siemens, Maxi Million and Inclusive Technology.

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Featured Product

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smartNAV3 head pointer

The smartNAV3 head pointer is ideal for anyone who is paralysed below the neck, or who has good control of their head but poor motor control.

More information about smartNAV3 head pointer

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The development of has been made possible thanks to a grant from the Lloyds TSB Foundation for England and Wales. We would also like to thank for their advice during the development.

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This website is accessible to people with access requirements, being compliant to WC3 AAA standard.

Latest News

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Technical Support

Are you having problems with your computer and/or adaptations?

Would you like some friendly free advice? Aidis has a Big Lottery funded technical supported helpline.

Why not call us on 0845 120 3719 (LoCall number).