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Pros and Cons of a Mobility Scooter
Pros and Cons of a Mobility Scooter

For many people across the UK with mobility issues, mobility scooters offer a direct lifeline to the outside world and a degree of autonomy and freedom that would otherwise prove impossible. It is hard to put a value on the...

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 dreams of travelling 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 around the world make things easier 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,...

Is a Portable Hoist the Best Option for Me?
Is a Portable Hoist the Best Option for Me?

If you have a disability then a hoist could be a useful addition to your household. Hoists can be fixed or portable and you may find that one type is a better fit for you than the other. Before deciding on a mobile hoist consider the pros and cons and any other...

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, 1835-1910) During...

Mobility Equipment

The word equipment covers a lot! When talking about specialist mobility equipment it can cover anything from manual wheelchairs and electric wheelchairs to mobility scooters, as well as lifts, car hoists, bath hoists and handling equipment, seating and positioning aids, powerchairs and much more.