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7 items for wheelchair users' independence that won't break the bank

bespoken loves nothing better than a mind blowing futuristic bit of technology that is going to blast through barriers and level the playing field for people with disabilities. There are countless fantastic innovations being developed every week for…See More
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9 Year Old Boy Is Youngest Ever To Be Fitted With Bionic Hand

Touch Bionics were back in the news this week, with 9 year old Josh Cathcart from Fife being the youngest ever person to be…See More
Wednesday
Lindsey Cotter posted a discussion

3D Printed Prosthetic Grabs Dyson Award

A 3D printed prosthetic hand made at a fraction of the cost of current alternatives has won the national UK stage of the…See More
Tuesday
TGA Mobility posted a blog post

Disabled Lady With MS Regains Freedom Thanks To National Express Dundee

Despite living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and severe walking difficulties, Belinda Lowe, 50 from Dundee, has been able to regain her…See More
Aug 20
TGA Mobility commented on TGA Mobility's blog post Couple Retain Golfing and Gardening Freedom with TGA Off-Road Mobility Scooters
"Great ideas Bob! We'll pass them through to the service/engineering team."
Aug 20
bespoken Team posted a discussion

Blackwood Design Awards 2015: the popular vote

By Suhayl AfzalIn just a few weeks Blackwood will be hosting its 2015 AGM in Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh. This year is set to be bigger than ever with innovation, and the future of housing and care at the heart of the event.The AGM will also include…See More
Aug 20
Abacus Healthcare posted a blog post

OT and NHS Trust Help Twins With Cerebral Palsy Enjoy Bathing with Accessible Bath

Father, Kevin Latham, is the primary carer for Jack and Rebecca who…See More
Aug 20
Jane Adams posted a discussion

Getting to grips with ironHand

Reduced hand function and an impaired grip can make many aspects of day to…See More
Aug 18
Rich Fabend posted a video

Converting a Hoyer Lift

Show how a simple piece of adaptive equipment can make a Hoyer lift portable.
Aug 18
Bob Howie commented on TGA Mobility's blog post Couple Retain Golfing and Gardening Freedom with TGA Off-Road Mobility Scooters
"Oh, just thought what about a small lightweight engine and gene that could provide power, it could be added as an extra if someone wanted to go on a longer trek. It could even be used in a hire system and attached by a simple bracket onto the chair…"
Aug 17
Bob Howie commented on TGA Mobility's blog post Couple Retain Golfing and Gardening Freedom with TGA Off-Road Mobility Scooters
"I wondered because living in Scotland there are fewer places to charge up but it would be good if someone wanted to go camping with their family and didn't have power to charge up. Perhaps a trailer adaptation that can be plugged onto the…"
Aug 17

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Disabled Lady With MS Regains Freedom Thanks To National Express Dundee

Posted by TGA Mobility on August 20, 2015 at 15:00 0 Comments

Despite living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and severe walking difficulties, Belinda Lowe, 50 from Dundee, has been able to regain her independence further afield thanks to the support of National Express Dundee and a …

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OT and NHS Trust Help Twins With Cerebral Palsy Enjoy Bathing with Accessible Bath

Posted by Abacus Healthcare on August 20, 2015 at 13:30 0 Comments

Father, Kevin Latham, is the primary carer for Jack and Rebecca who live with Cerebral Palsy, a neurological condition that affects their walking and co-ordination.

As they grew older, access to the family bath was becoming increasingly difficult, particularly as the twins…

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NEW Lighter Minimo Plus Folding Mobility Scooter Launched

Posted by TGA Mobility on August 17, 2015 at 10:26 0 Comments

Building on the nationwide popularity of the Minimo range of folding mobility scooters, TGA has introduced an enhanced version of its Minimo Plus for even greater levels of independence and transportablity.



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This latest version of the Minimo Plus is easier to lift, provides an upgraded…

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TGA Join The Disabled Ramblers On Their Latest Mobility Scooter Ramble

Posted by TGA Mobility on July 30, 2015 at 10:18 0 Comments

TGA are a nationwide supplier of quality mobility scooters that continues to be a leading advocate of the Disabled Ramblers.  The Disabled Ramblers are a charitable organisation that co-ordinates over 30 countryside rambles per year, in various locations nationwide and attracts…

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INNOVATIONS

Products or ideas we think you should know about:

Blackwood's care home in Stirling is carrying out the first in a series of trials to incorporate SMART Technology into Blackwood's care delivery system. Click here to find out how it's going so far...

People Stories

Inspirational stories about people achieving remarkable things:

Gordon Reid is the UK's no 1 wheelchair tennis player. He's already won the French open and now has his eyes set on Wimbledon 2016. Read his interiew here...

Rich's Blog

One of our members Rich, has a great blog

with some really insightful an interesting stuff. He has been kind enough to allow us to share it with you. 

 

Read Rich's Latest blog click here...

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