The UK government’s Digital Champion, Baroness Lane-Fox has spoken in support of the Look No Hands! Campaign which ran til May 17th and was organised by AbilityNet – a charity appeal to fund free IT support services for disabled people.
The campaign encourages people to text with their noses or toes to realise how difficult such tasks are for those with physical limitations.
According to Lane-Fox: “Have you ever considered how challenging such daily tasks would be if you couldn’t use your hands? This is a reality for many disabled people.”
AbilityNet is asking people to text Look132 to 70070 with their noses or toes to make a GBP2 donation.
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