Keep up to date with all the latest CATCH news and developments

Submit your extended abstract for the Technology for Independence (T4I) Conference 2016 in Sheffield

The Recent Advances in Assistive Technology and Engineering Conference (RAatE) ran successfully for over 10 years and this relaunch, under the banner of T4I (Technology for Independence), aims to reflect the evolving and innovative ways that technology can transform independence for those with disabilities. The focus will be on best practice, innovation and service delivery. 

7 July 2016

CATCH researchers take part in the UK Speech conference in Sheffield

140 speech technology researchers took part in the 5th national UK Speech conference on 20-21st June 2016.

4 July 2016

Move More app to help Sheffield become the most active City in the UK by 2020

Move More is a city-wide initiative aiming to make Sheffield the most active city in the UK by 2020.

30 June 2016

On CampUS placement experience with the AcTo Dementia project

Psychology undergraduate student Elana Moore recently completed a 100-hour placement working on the AcTo Dementia project within CATCH and the RAT Group, as part of the On CampUS placement scheme at the University of Sheffield.

28 June 2016

We are already planning the AAATE2017 program, find out more!

The Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe (AAATE) comes to Sheffield in 2017 and you could be a part of it as delegate, partner or exhibitor.

23 June 2016

Adopt a Care Home in Discover magazine

The Adopt a Care Home scheme, that links care homes with local schools, features in the current edition of the University of Sheffield’s discover magazine. 

21 June 2016

RAT/CATCH PhD students present at ScHARR Post Graduate Research (PGR) Conference

Becky Field (Researcher, PhD Student and Occupational Therapist) and Jake Andrews (PhD Student) presented their research at the annual School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) post graduate research conference on May 26th 2016.

20 June 2016

Technology for Independence Conference to be hosted in Sheffield

Pioneering technology designed to help transform independence will be showcased in Sheffield later this year at the UK's leading assistive technology conference.

16 June 2016