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Cerebra Innovation Centre Wins Prestigious St David Award

winners of the award holding the trophy

This post has been written by Cerebra. The Cerebra Innovation Centre (CIC), a partnership between Carmarthen based charity Cerebra and the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD), has won a prestigious award for Innovation, Science and Technology Award at the annual St David Awards ceremony organised by Welsh Government. CIC is a team of […]

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Providing Freedom and Independence this Summer

woman in wheelchair with her hands in the air outside

This post has been written by Katie O’Thy, Digital Marketing Assistant at Pro Rider Mobility, who are listed in our Supplier Directory. If you or a family member have a disability which means having to use a mobility scooter then you will know how difficult it can be to get out and about during the cold, […]

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The Trekinetic Wheelchair by Beyond the Boundary Wheelchairs

woman in wheelchair with 2 dogs on the beach

This post has been written by Michelle Katz from Beyond the Boundary Wheelchairs who are listed in our Supplier Directory. Viv and I are partners in Beyond The Boundary Wheelchairs. We are also sisters and counsellors, and we both chose our profession so we could ‘make a difference’ and help people live their lives in […]

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Never Wrestle a Pig!

mucky pig in a farm

This post has been written by Deborah Bell, Enablement Team Manager at Disabled Living. George Bernard Shaw: “I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.” This quote makes me chuckle but it’s so true. I used to feel like I was wrestling with a […]

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The Community Grocer Food Project

man and woman at community grocer

This post has been written by Sally Devine at Healthy Me Healthy Communities. Healthy Me Healthy Communities is a Manchester social enterprise for strengthening communities, improving health, well-being and quality of life outcomes by working with people most affected by poverty and social exclusion. Our food project, the Community Grocer, is a key part of Healthy Me […]

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Kintsugi Clothing Launch Fashionable Women’s Inclusive Wear

woman smiling in her wheelchair

This post has been written by Emma McClelland from Kintsugi Clothing. Our Marketing Coordinator & Content Writer, Natasha provided Emma with a few questions to answer about the company she works at. Where does the meaning of Kintsugi Clothing come from? Kintsugi is the Japanese art and philosophy of mending broken pottery with gold lacquer. […]

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Learn about the New BAS Push/Pull Brake/Accelerator

man's hand on BAS Push Pull Brake Accelerator

This is a post by BAS who are featured in Disabled Living’s Supplier Directory. BAS are thrilled to announce the launch of their brand new Push/Pull Brake/Accelerator to the Vehicle Adaptations market. With over 35 years’ experience in the Vehicle Adaptations industry, BAS are constantly striving to develop and manufacture innovative and pioneering products and […]

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Accessibility at Longleat Safari Park and Cheddar Gorge

close up of tiger at safari park

This post has been written by Chris Cammiss, Disability Awareness Trainer at Disabled Living. He talks about how accessible Longleat Safari Park and Cheddar Gorge are as a wheelchair user. So, who’s up for some extreme tourism? My latest escapade was to spend a couple of days looking at Longleat and sister attraction Cheddar Gorge. Some […]

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