Mobility

Toy Trust: Around The World in 80 Hours

The toy industry has raised more than £20,000 for charitable causes during their Around the World in 80 Hours event.

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Mik Scarlet on the Social Model of Disability

Disability advocate Mik Scarlet discusses the importance of the Social Model of Disability (first published in Unite Magazine in March 2018).

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 is “Connect with Nature”, highlighting the important role nature can play in boosting wellbeing.

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AFK and The Openwork Foundation

Celebrating our achievements during our latest partnership with The Openwork Foundation from 2017-2020.

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#myMaintenance

my AFK is raising awareness of the ongoing costs of repairs and maintenance for powered wheelchairs for disabled people and their families.

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Joshua receives new wheelchair to continue his pursuit to Team GB

Stockton-on-Tees teenager, Joshua Holforth (19) receives new sports wheelchair to continue his dream of Team GB wheelchair basketball.

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Harry’s new powered wheelchair

A picture is worth a thousand words: Harry was so excited to get his new powerchair!

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Advocacy and mobility: Sam’s story

Our Mobility Services Team helped 22-year-old Sam obtain the funds he needed for a new powerchair, by advocating on his behalf as well as providing funding.

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Ambassador guest blog: Two wheelchairs in one

my AFK Ambassador Jamie Green shares his experience of applying to my AFK for a new wheelchair, showing the impact the right piece of equipment (or two!) can have on someone’s life.

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GamesAid members vote for my AFK to receive funding

GamesAid members raised a whopping £213,120 for their nine chosen charities this year, and we are thrilled to be chosen as one of them.

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