Blog: Oct 2018

Former watchdog chief labels disabled benefits process a 'hostile environment'

10 October 2018

Source The Guardian: Andrew McDonald, who chaired Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority, says the system is ‘Kafka-esque’

New 8 Week Wednesday Pilates Class!

3 October 2018

We are starting a new temporary pilates class on Wednesdays 3.00pm - 4.00pm. The class will run from the 31st October up to and including19th December. Criteria: Ability to get on and off the floor with minimal assistance.

Can you help collect and Sainsbury's Calcot?

3 October 2018

As Sainsburys Calcot Charity of the Year, we have been invited to raise money and awareness in store Thursday 11th - Sunday 14th October.

Encouraging news for people with primary or secondary progressive MS

3 October 2018

Source F1000 Prime: Fox et al. present the results of the eagerly awaited SPRINT-MS trial – a multi-centre phase II double blinded placebo controlled study of ibudilast in decreasing brain atrophy in progressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS).

Making a lasting power of attorney has never been easier!

2 October 2018

Making a lasting power of attorney for your health and wellbeing and financial affairs has never been easier! You may never need it, but it's a good idea to plan ahead just in case!

Get around with these apps for accessible travel

2 October 2018

Source Independent Living: Travelling around the UK is certainly not easy for wheelchair users. Many wheelchair users have, in fact, faced prejudice while attempting to get around independently.

Wheelchair Accessible Africa!

2 October 2018

Source Disabled Accessible Travel: Always wanted to know about accessible travel and safari options in Africa?