When different family members have different abilities, it can be challenging to come up with inclusive ways to keep everyone entertained, especially during lockdown. Here are some creative, effective and yet oh so simple suggestions to pass the time together!
Guest Blog by Ellie Hayes Continue reading Inclusive Activities for the Whole Family
Together we are stronger! Compiling all the assistance available for disabled persons in the UK during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Proudly sponsored by Revitalise’s #COVIDCarePlan campaign! Continue reading Disabled Persons Guide During the Pandemic | #COVIDCarePlan AD
After years of struggling with being cold constantly and poor circulation as a full-time wheelchair user, I found the holy-grail of warming equipment and here I am to spill the beans… Continue reading ADEPTNA Electric Blanket | An Honest Review
in light of the pandemic that’s now engulfed the UK, I’m reaching out to others with carers or PAs with information on minimising the risk on contracting the virus when we have people in-and-out of our homes that we depend on. Continue reading Personal Assistant 101 | Coronavirus Protocol
Looking to inject diversity into your childs play time? Whether it be to help your child with disabilities better identify with what they play with or to help encourage your child to be more accepting of others, this list of classic toys is the perfect inspiration as we move towards an inclusive future! Continue reading 5 Classic Toys Promoting Inclusive Play
Part 2 of my Motability Journey series. In this blog I get behind the wheel for the first time in my life, being plunged in at the deep end with a beast of a WAV (wheelchair accessible vehicle) and am assessed on my capability to drive with high tech controls as somebody with a progressive, muscle-wasting condition. Do I pass or fail? Read to find out… Continue reading First Driving Experience|Motability Journey
An exclusive interview with disabled long-term foster carer Jon, uncovering the truths and clearing up grey areas of whether you be both disabled and a foster carer. Continue reading Fostering with a Disability | Interview with Jon Powton
For Young Carers Awareness Day, I spoke with 2 incredible young people with siblings who have life-limiting conditions. Exploring their journeys, support available and how lack of accessibility affects them too! Continue reading How Accessibility Impacts Young Carers
An important guide for women with physical disabilities in accessing routine Cervical Screening under the NHS. Everything you need to know, backed by Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust.
Continue reading Booking Your Cervical Screening When You Have a Disability
Come along with me as we look back on such a trying year with a very happy ending! I promise you’ll leave with restored hope in humanity and joy in your heart going forth into 2020! Continue reading 2019 – A Year of Tears and Triumphs!