Blog: Community

Thank you Asda

24 March 2021

A huge thank you to the Asda Foundation and Asda Tilehurst Champion Jacqueline Fieldsend

Guest blog post from Henriette in Denmark - How to celebrate exercise success

24 March 2021

We are delighted that Henriette has written a guest blog post for us and also a link to her new blog in Denmark.

Accessible garden design advice

18 March 2021

Accessible garden design advice from Mark Lane, BBC Gardeners' World presenter and wheelchair user.

"As a garden designer, I love the process of pulling together ideas, drawing up concepts, creating planting plans and selecting materials to use. I trained to become a garden/landscape designer; but I completely understand that faced with a blank canvas, an overgrown garden or downsizing to a patio, terrace or balcony can feel daunting.

If you love gardening but your body is...

Not all disabilities are visible

18 March 2021

The Hidden Disabilities Store: The Hidden Disabilities Sunflower for people with hidden disabilities

Free webinar - AbilityNet can support disabled people of any age, and older people with technology.

5 March 2021

Source AbilityNet: AbilityNet is delighted to be speaking in a FREE webinar for Rest Less, the fastest growing UK community for the over 50s and disabled people of any age.

Covid Vaccinations at the Madejski Stadium

5 March 2021

Source Reading Borough Council: If your COVID vaccine appointment is at the Madejski Stadium, you might like to watch this video - just over 4 mins long - to find out what to expect.

Neuro Life Now want to hear about your experiences

26 February 2021

Neuro Life Now is a new organisation that wants to hear your experiences of treatment and care within the NHS or from other social care providers.

Important Update

19 February 2021

- The government have announced 1.7 million more people will be added to the shielded patient list in England. This means some people in vaccine priority group 6 (which includes everyone with MS under 65 and not in groups 1-5) will be moved up into group 4 and advised to shield. The government are using a risk-prediction tool to identify people from group 6 to add to the list, based on evidence about who has been most severely affected by COVID-19. Shielding guidance is being extended to 31...