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Woman sat on Able2 rollator

Able2 expands their comprehensive range of rollators

June sees Able2 expand their comprehensive range of rollators with another string to their bow – the EZ Fold-N-Go.

For many, a rollator is a great way to keep mobile as the years pass: it…

RAD RaceRunnerTM Running Frame

Introducing the RAD RaceRunnerTM Running Frame

RAD-Innovations LLC Introduces the RAD RaceRunnerTM Running Frame Designed for Disabled Athletes with…

Old lady in wheelchair - Top tips to help someone live independently

Top tips to help someone live independently

According to research released by Carers UK, over 6.5 million people in the UK dedicate their time to caring for their loved ones.

For many older people, or those unable to physically care…

Matt talks to UCAN2 about From ‘unable to walk’ to running a miracle marathon with Chris Evans!

From ‘unable to walk’ to running a miracle marathon with Chris Evans!

How alternative therapies defied a long term medical prognosis

Four years ago, Susie James had chronic pain in her arms, hands, knees and feet; any movement was extremely…

The calming effect of horses - Cameron, who is pictured here riding a black & white horse

The Calming Effect of Horses

There are many benefits of horse riding for children with autism, autistic people see, hear and feel the world differently to other people and this can cause considerable anxiety.
The…

Staff from Adult Day Care Centre with their thumbs up, celebrating success

Opening event for new Adult Day Care Centre success!

The official opening of the new Adult Day Care Centre - Hwb Cyfle - was celebrated recently.
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Edward and his home lift

How my home lift has helped to change my life!

After a catastrophic fall from a ladder whilst putting up fairy lights with his two children in Christmas 2017, Edward Bridger-Stille was left unable to walk again.

The classic car…

Rollator or Triwalker: Which is Best for Your Mobility?

With so many options for your mobility assistance around these days, it’s difficult to know what to choose. Each mobility user has different needs, routines, and requirements for their day, and…

VIDA Mobility Partners with Patron, introducing a new range of buggies to the UK & Ireland

VIDA Mobility Partners with Patron, introducing a new range of buggies to the UK & Ireland

VIDA Mobility have partnered with Patron Bohemia to add a new range of buggies to our gro…

The Mountain Trike Company

Exciting and versatile new product launch from innovating mobility company Mountain Trike

The Mountain Trike Company produce and manufacture all terrain wheelchairs from their premises in Cheshire, in the UK. These all terrain wheelchairs enable those less able to enjoy the freedom and…

Mark Warren at TGA Mobility event

Dr Warren to cycle from Land's End to John O'Groats Event Mobility charity

On the 24th July, Dr Mark Warren, aged 49 from Bredon near Tewkesbury, will be attempting to cycle 1173 miles to raise funds for Event Mobility – the Pershore-based charity that loans mobility…

Fitness for All

Exercise is important for your physical health and wellbeing and should be a staple part of everyone’s life. But older people and those with a disability 50 percent less likely to get involved in…

accessible housing - a man in a wheelchair uses accessible kitchen

How far has accessible housing come since the 70s?

The idea of accessible housing goes back decades – yet the UK is struggling with a housing crisis in which those with disabilities are the most disadvantaged. Earlier this year, the Government…

mountain trike at Ferry Meadows

All-terrain wheelchairs available to Ferry Meadows visitors

Nene Park Trust is excited to announce that two all-terrain wheelchairs will be available to help…

AJM Healthcare fix wheelchairs like these

AJM Healthcare – providing services to wheelchair users for 35 years

AJM Healthcare provide services to wheelchair users, offering not only a repair service but advice and training. Here, …

Driveability Staff

DriveAbility's Thetford centre to unveil new driving & scooter assessment facilities

East Anglian DriveAbility's Thetford centre to unveil new driving and scooter assessment facilities for elderly and disabled locals

Motability scheme – a woman hugs new car

How can I benefit from the Motability scheme?

The Motability scheme is great for those with a disability to be able to continue their everyday life. However, although many know they can get a car, not everyone knows to what extent they can…

Ioniq in white outside glass building

Electric vehicles and disability – what are your options?

Many new cars for sale in the not-too-distant future will be powered by electricity, with a complete ban on conventionally-fuelled new cars being mooted as soon as 2030. But what does this…

adapted vehicles - a speedo dial pointing to change

How adapted vehicles have changed since 1946

Our independence is everything. Indulging in a bit of retail therapy or a trip to the football watching your team win or, regrettably, lose — it’s something we all need. And adapted vehicles play…