Upgrade to ChromeUpgrade to FirefoxUpgrade to Internet ExplorerUpgrade to Safari

Latest News

Technology For Me event

In October we held ‘Technology For Me’ in Bridgend, an event that showcased technology that can assist people to live more fulfilled lives, assist communication, and increase independence.

We collaborated with Cartrefi Cymru and Drive to host this event, and it was a great success.

Digital Communities Wales brought some Virtual Reality headsets, which went down an absolute storm with Neil and David from Bridgend. Video of their reactions to the rollercoaster VR coming soon (and trust us, they are hilarious!). Digital Communities Wales are a Welsh government project who support people in Wales to learn digital skills so that they can have more control in their lives.

Able Radio gave people the opportunity to try out their skills at being radio presenters, and introduce their favourite songs. They even held an impromptu karaoke session!

We talked to Abilia about their technology products that help people live richer, fuller lives by supporting people to create structure, communicate with people, and prepare for events. As well as a range of clever hardware that uses lights to help people understand timings for tasks, Abilia have a subscription based app that can help people schedule activities.

We premiered our new assistive technology compilation video at the event – it shows some of the technology that’s already in use by the people we support across mirus. You can watch it below:
[[need to obtain this video]]

We received some great feedback from people who attended the event, and we hope to hold similar events in other areas in the future.

Contact us

Get in touch if you'd like to find out more about the services we provide or if you'd like to work for us.

Call us on 02920 236 216

Contact Us

Latest news View All News

Four females grouped together smiling at the camera at our mirus stars event
7.05.2021

We’re on the radio!

We're advertising our vacancies on the radio! Listen to the advert and find out more about working with us here.

Read full article
5.05.2021

5 Ways To Wellbeing

We’re using Mental Health Awareness Week to kickstart our focus on wellbeing and encourage you to connect with nature and connect with yourselves.

Read full article
27.04.2021

#HealthySelfie Winners

Being outdoors can really improve our #wellbeing and our mood, so throughout April, we're running a #HealthySelfie competition. Here are our winners!

Read full article
15.04.2021

Adam and Craig are fundraising champions!

As part of World #AutismAwarenessWeek Adam and Craig, who are both supported by mirus, took part in their own fundraising challenges.

Read full article