General Election 2019: Conservative, Labour and Lib Dem disability policies

With the 2019 General Election fast approaching, we round up the key disability policies from the three main political parties – Conservatives, Labour and Liberal Democrats – to help you decide…

5 reasons to become a volunteer

This week organisations and charities have been celebrating Volunteers Week. This occasion recognises and thanks volunteers for all their amazing hard work and giving up their time for others. It is said that in 2017/18, 20.1 million (38%) people in the UK volunteered formally at least once a year and 11.8 million (22%) of people did so… Continue reading 5 reasons to become a volunteer

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