Recently, at The Mobility Aids Centre, we have helped a local Peterborough Vietnam war veteran. Hurley Whitehurst, aged 77, now has a substantially improved prospect of life all thanks to his new, award-winning mobility scooter. Hurley Whitehurst, who lives in March (Peterborough) shared his extremely interesting story with us. Born in New York, serving 28 … Continue reading How The Mobility Aids Centre Changed The Life Of A Vietnam Veteran
The Blue Badge Scheme was introduced in April 2000 to help people with mobility difficulty gain improved accessibility in and around local areas. The Mobility Aids Centre has put together a guide to the Blue Badge Scheme to raise awareness of the benefits. What Is The Blue Badge Scheme? The Blue Badge Scheme helps to … Continue reading Blue Badge Scheme: The Ultimate Guide
Our homes are our sanctuary and should provide us with the warmth, safety and enjoyment that we all deserve. Whether you live alone or have a home that resembles a train station, our homes shape our mood, and that affects our outlook of the world. If charity begins at home, then put a penny in … Continue reading The Best Home Mobility Aids
January can be a difficult month to get through. Suffering from overindulgence, a dent to the bank account, and faced with cold, dreary weather marking the finale of Christmas festivities, it’s no wonder a little bleakness seeps in! Unfortunately, many of us are affected by seasonal changes which impact our mood. While being proactive to … Continue reading Beat The Blues In January
Walking sticks are really important to help you build confidence to be mobile without the aid of someone else. If you rely heavily on a walking stick, we completely understand how important it is to make sure that you choose the right one. It needs to be comfortable to use for a long period of … Continue reading Buyer’s Guide – Choosing The Right Walking Stick
Sleeping is very important for your health; However, we understand that when there is a restriction or discomfort with mobility, it can be a real challenge to get in and out of a bed without support. On top of this, making yourself comfortable can be difficult alone. This is why there is an excellent range … Continue reading Buyer’s Guide – The Different Types of Bedroom Mobility Aids
At The Mobility Aids Centre, we comprehend how busy this time of year is as Christmas draws closer. Therefore, you are probably going to be out and about more on your mobility scooter! However, it isn’t the most leisurely thing for everyone and can legitimately become a chore if you’re lacking the help that you … Continue reading The Top 6 Accessories For Your Mobility Scooter
Having a wheelchair can mean you need to be able to rely on it at all times, especially if you use it every day. Wheelchair maintenance is so important as it ensures the necessary comfort you require while using it. On top of this, once you have brought a wheelchair, you are going to want … Continue reading How To Maintain A Wheelchair?
It’s getting to that time of year again where the shops become heaving with irritable customers doing their Christmas shopping and stocking up for winter. For disabled customers, it’s when the stress and intensity of trying to tackle these obstacles becomes evident. This is why Purple Tuesday, the UK’s first accessible shopping day initiated by … Continue reading What Is Purple Tuesday?
The rollator is a revolutionary walking aid for people who require a little extra support when walking; However, with so many options, it can be overwhelming trying to choose the right one to satisfy your unique requirements. At The Mobility Aids Centre, we hope to shed some light on the particular aspects you should consider … Continue reading Buyers Guide – Finding The Best Rollator