Author - Naomi Bell

Choosing the right walker

It can be difficult to choose the right walker for yourself. There can be lots of questions about height adjustability, making sure it's versatile, where you'll most need to use your walker. We'll be talking about the best option for using in and around your home, and what the benefits are. Things to think about It's important to think about what flooring type you have in and around your home - do you have mainly tiles, laminate or some other smooth [...]


How to apply for a Blue Badge for disabled parking

The Blue Badge scheme is an important benefit for people in the UK travelling with a disability. Over 2.3 million people in the UK hold a Blue Badge. Badges are quite straightforward to obtain, but they require a person to meet certain criteria to be eligible. They can be used to help you park closer to your destination, and they usually provide more space to get in and out of the vehicle. If you're wondering whether you qualify and want to apply [...]


Get out and about with AccessAble

Accessibility should be easy for everyone, right?  Have you spent hours planning a trip out – Wondering if there will be disabled access or facilities? Have you visited somewhere and found access was not what you expected? This can make you feel stressed and anxious, worst case scenario it makes you feel like you shouldn’t go out at all. This doesn’t have to be the case anymore, not when you use AccessAble.   What is AccessAble?  AccessAble is here to take the chance out of [...]


Get your mobility scooter ready for summer

Summer is well and truly in swing! We've had some especially warm weather lately, and with the sun out it's the perfect time to get out and about on your mobility scooter! However, it's common for scooters to be stored away in garages or outbuildings throughout the colder months. This means your scooter might need a careful look-over and some preparation to get it summer ready. A good scrub! If your mobility scooter has been tucked up in the garage, shed or [...]


Choosing a riser recliner

It isn't always easy to choose a reclining chair, there are so many options that it can feel a little overwhelming. There are many important things to think about when making your choice for the perfect rise and recliner chair. We've put together some of the most important points to think about if you're not sure where to start: Check it will fit It can be tempting to just go out and buy a recliner chair you like the look of, [...]