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for people with reduced mobility

Resources

Top articles on how to choose and maintain the parts of your wheelchair

In this ebook you will find:

  • Wheelchair tyres options and maintenance
  • Wheelchair brakes: how to maintain and take care of them
  • Why is the design and selection of my wheelchair cushion so important?

A guide on wheelchair seating for posture, pressure and function

In this ebook you will find:

  • The importance of the mechanics of body alignment that creates good posture
  • The effect sitting has on skin pressure
  • The importance that the seated posture has on everyday wheelchair propulsion and functional activity.

A guide to adapting your bathroom: 3 solutions for wheelchair accessibility

In this ebook you will find:

  • The best solutions to make your bathroom accessible.
  • How to make a decision on the room itself.
  • Bathing options, such as showers and bathtubs.
  • Toileting, which includes toilets, sinks and taps.

A guide to wheelchair accessible Europe: Berlin, Newcastle and the eurostar

In this ebook you will find:

  • Why Berlin really is not to be missed for both culture and inclusion.
  • Where to go in Newcastle for a meal that will really test the sense.
  • How Northern England’s nightlife rates for accessibility.
  • Tips about some pretty special accessible transport

Sport on four wheels rather than two legs: a guide to staying as a wheelchair user

This ebook will hopefully help you to decide what form of exercise suits you and your wheelchair best. What you can find inside is:

  • How to motivate yourself to hit the gym and what are the benefits.
  • Where to find and how to use accessible gym equipment
  • The experience of other wheelchair users about their favourite sports
  • Tips about wheelchair basketball but also wheelchair yoga and dancing!

Paving the way to greatness: all you need to know about disability and employment

If you have a disability yourself and are looking to find work that is rewarding, fulfilling and enjoyable whilst getting all the support and help you need and deserve, this guide may just be a good place to start!

  • Do’s and don’ts of the employment journey
  • How to excell in an interview
  • Pros and cons of self-employment
  • How to deal with changes in abilities and staying at work