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Funding Your Bathroom Adaptation: Grants For Disabled Bathrooms
15 November 2018
The main reason many people put off adapting their bathroom is due to the financial cost involved. However there are many options available to you from help and support to government schemes and grants for disabled bathrooms which may help ease the financial burden.Read More
Changing Places Toilets - what, why, who and where.
23 June 2017
Standard accessible / disabled toilet does not meet the needs of all people with a disability.
The fact of the matter is, people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, as well people with other physical disabilities such as spinal injuries, muscular dystrophy and multiple sclerosis often need extra equipment, and space, to allow them to use the toilets safely and comfortably. These needs, requirements and extra equipment are provided by Changing Places ToiletsRead More
LEEDS: Working towards a city for all ages to ensure the elderly population are able to change with the times and be involved, socially engaged, independent and happy.
20 May 2016
Being an independent senior, living in a big city perhaps some distance from family, can be a lonely situation. It’s not as easy to get about, the hustle and bustle can be stressful and somewhat daunting to the point of potentially isolating one’s self for the fear of the unknown.
Times have changed and quite dramatically in the last decade but what have we done as a nation, no, what have we done as a city to ensure the elderly population are able to change with the times and be involved, socially engaged, independent and happy?Read More