The advantages which cycling provide to anybody with a disability are almost endless. Meaningful exercise, good fun, development of co-ordination and all-important independent mobility represent just the beginnings of those benefits. Tricycles (or trikes) are a great option for anybody who wishes to enjoy the aforementioned benefits, and they come in all shapes and sizes.
There are many different types of wheelchairs available, some of which are designed for users who have complex requirements and who need to spend significant periods of time in the chair. If possible, educate yourself on what is available as this will make you a better advocate for yourself. The best way to do this
Moorings Mediquip are proud to be the exclusive distributor in the UK and Ireland for the Special Tomato range of paediatric equipment. Special Tomato’s equipment for children with special needs is adaptive, soft and durable and it has been designed to provide maximum comfort and support for your child. In this blog, we take a
Sport can play a key role in the lives and communities of people with disabilities, the same as it can for people without a disability. Research has shown sport and physical activity has been linked to improvements in self-confidence, social awareness and self-esteem and can contribute to empowerment of people with disabilities. Benefits: Physiotherapists have a positive perception
As we look forward to the summer months this blog discusses some of the challenges we may come across as a result of being a wheelchair user but also recommends solutions in order to make this summer one to remember. 1 Tackling obstacles on summer adventures Everyone enjoys a summer adventure such as visits to