t: 0161 607 8200
e: info@disabledliving.co.uk
Monday - Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm

Cooper’s Journey with Cerebral Palsy

cooper's cerebral palsy journey

January’s Inspirational Story goes to, Kerrie Keen, 37 years old who talks about her son’s journey with cerebral palsy. Kerrie is married to her husband, Owen and is a proud mum to her 15 year old son and 4 year old identical twin boys, Cooper and Lucas. If you would like to catch up with […]

Tags: , ,

Read more

Say Hello to Queen Alexandra College at Kidz to Adultz Middle

qac header

The following is a guest blog by Queen Alexandra College (QAC), who are exhibiting at Kidz to Adultz Middle on Thursday 15th March 2018 at Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Representatives from the College will be on stand V16.  QAC is a National College for People with Disabilities based in Birmingham providing education, […]

Tags: ,

Read more

5 Questions About Life with Muscular Dystrophy

carrie aimes header

You may remember that we featured a guest blog in November last year about a young woman with muscular dystrophy. Since then, we’ve discovered another young woman, Carrie Aimes, founder of Life on the Slow Lane, lifestyle and disability blog. Carrie has lived with muscular dystrophy for 29 years (her whole life). And we took […]

Tags: ,

Read more

Remap Are Changing Lives with Innovative Design

remap blog header

Remap is a charity that helps disabled people achieve independence and a better quality of life by designing and making equipment for their individual needs. Last year the charity helped over 3,500 people in this way and gave the equipment free of charge in every case. The charity has a network of skilled volunteers who […]

Tags: ,

Read more

4 Reasons Why We Love Discovering Our Heritage

As its Heritage Treasures Day, we thought this would be a great opportunity to share the reasons as to why we love our heritage at Disabled Living. As you may already know, Disabled Living has had several name changes over the years and there have been many special memories shared. Throughout 2017 we shared our […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

The Story of Vicky and Paul’s Little Miracle

sebastian inspirational story blog

The following blog is December’s Inspirational Story based on a young boy called Sebastian, who attend our Kidz to Adultz North event in November 2017 with his parents. His mum (Vicky) gives her insight along with dad (Paul) about their journey of seeing their little boy grow up with Angelman syndrome. Please can you tell […]

Tags: , ,

Read more

Manchester People First Are Celebrating 25 Years of Self Advocacy

learning disability puzzle pieces

We recently received a ‘Speak Up’ newsletter from Manchester People First (MPF) and felt inspired to write a blog about what they do. From 1992 to 2017, MPF have given training and support to disabled adults and professionals, with the aim to campaign for disabled people’s rights. This year, they were awarded with ‘Best Service […]

Tags: ,

Read more

Success at Peacefield Handicrafts

peacefield header

This is a guest blog by Heather Roberts, who you might have seen featured in our other blog posts. It’s not just in Manchester and Salford that Disabled Living has operated. Way back in the late 1800s The Band of Kindness, as it was known back them, was implementing novel ideas all over the country. […]

Tags: , ,

Read more

Top

Partners