From Wheelchair to Car

From Wheelchair to Car

When talking about hoists for the car and wheelchairs there are two sorts: ones for assisting you from the car in to your wheelchair (and vice versa) using a light weight hoist that potentially require support from another person, and ones that are more like slings...
A Guide to Mobility Products

A Guide to Mobility Products

Whether it is yourself or a relative or someone you care for that has got mobility issues, there is no doubt that they will benefit from some of the excellent?mobility aids and products?out there on the market. The amount of choice and variety of makes and models can...
Top Tips for choosing a Mobility Hoist

Top Tips for choosing a Mobility Hoist

Loss of mobility can be extremely frightening and upsetting for all those involved. Many people make the assumption that they will have to leave their home, but that?s not always the case. With the right equipment it is possible to live independently, remain in your...
Top Destinations for Disabled Travellers

Top Destinations for Disabled Travellers

Having a disability should not curb your dreams of travelling around the world and in many ways, in today’s world it does not. However this does not cover up the simple truth that some destinations do not do enough for disabled travellers. This article focuses...
6 Mobility Aids and Equipment for Physiotherapy

6 Mobility Aids and Equipment for Physiotherapy

Hello, my name is Emma Purcell, I?m 26 years old and live in Alton, Hampshire. I have quadriplegic cerebral palsy and registered blind. I?m a freelance journalist and the blogger of Rock For Disability. I?m also a writer at online magazine Disability Horizons. Plus,...
Accessible Holidays Abroad

Accessible Holidays Abroad

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did so. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” (Mark Twain,...
Mobility Hoists Improve Accessibility

Mobility Hoists Improve Accessibility

In the dark days, when mobility hoists were merely the sparkle in an inventor?s eye, the task of assisting disabled, bariatric and elderly people in completing their daily routines was not something that you?d wish to experience. The basic, fundamental daily...