The battle of securing my new wheelchair seating

A year ago I was assessed for a new wheelchair. The assessment was done by Milbrook wheelchair services who are based in Chandlers Ford and cover Hampshire and  surrounding areas . It was concluded that my base, motor and electrics were fine to be used but I would need new seating. So the ocupational therapist… Continue reading The battle of securing my new wheelchair seating

How the Access Card scheme can help you convey your needs

Find out how the Access Card, which includes a range of accessibility and disability symbols, can help you to explain your disability when you’re out and about and get the reasonable adjustments you need. — Read on disabilityhorizons.com/2019/03/how-the-access-card-scheme-can-help-you-convey-your-needs/ Like Rock For Disability on Facebook, follow me on Twitter @P94Emma, follow me on Pinterest or use the Contact… Continue reading How the Access Card scheme can help you convey your needs

Team BRIT and Nicolas Hamilton launch academy for disabled drivers

Team Brit, a racing team made up of disabled drivers, has launched a new racing academy to help disabled drivers race professionally. I went along to the event as Disability Horizons reporter – read my full article and watch my interviews with some of the disabled racing drivers. — Read on disabilityhorizons.com/2019/03/team-brit-and-nicolas-hamilton-launch-the-uks-first-racing-academy-for-disabled-drivers/ Like Rock For… Continue reading Team BRIT and Nicolas Hamilton launch academy for disabled drivers

My summary of February 2019

This month has appeared to be more productive than I originally thought. In fact, I’ve been so busy, I had to publish this summary a week later than planned. Freelance Work These past few weeks, I’ve been deep down in various freelance jobs for Disability Horizons and AccessAble: I wrote an article at Disability Horizons… Continue reading My summary of February 2019

Assistive Tech Tips: AccessAble app review

Following my Assistive Tech Tips series last year, I want to share a new post reviewing the new AccessAble App, which officially launched into the Apple and Google Play Stores. It was developed by a national disability organisation, AccessAble, who I became the Hampshire Champion for back in November 2018. About the AccessAble App The… Continue reading Assistive Tech Tips: AccessAble app review