Welcome to RIX Research & Media

We are a Research and Development Centre with a mission to improve the lives of people with learning disabilities through effective use of digital and multi-media technologies. We lead research and learning partnerships and co-develop software and training to exploit the potential of digital tools for the benefit of our most excluded fellow citizens.

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    RIX Wikis

    Easy-to-use software that uses a mind map design to create person centred multimedia websites

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    RIX EasySurvey

    Accessible multimedia surveys – easy to make, fun to use and now available as a free trial with EasySurvey Lite

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  • Video stories


    Check out some of our animations and videos and listen to people’s stories

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    RIX Wiki shortlisted for 2020 BETT Award

    RIX software shortlisted for 2020 BETT Awards in Special Educational Needs Software category

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    RIX wikis and easy read, best of friends

    The RIX wiki is great way of providing people with accessible information because it lends itself so well to the easy read format

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    See the world through Katie’s eyes

    Katie and her family from West Sussex started creating a RIX Wiki in June 2016 when the family were invited to be part of an exciting pilot scheme trailing the benefits of multi-media advocacy

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