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The Stair Climbing Company Testimonials

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Iain approached The Stair Climbing Company in March searching for a solution for his mother to get up and downstairs from her second floor flat. Iain’s mother Ursula suffers from COPD, a condition the renders her out of breath and exhaustion after only moderate exertion, so help with the stairs was crucial to assist with […]

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The Stair Climbing Company Testimonials

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John Beresford Case Study April 15, 2014 Able Magazine John approached us in February this year. An experienced engineer, John knew there had to be an alternative solution in the market place to a stair lift. Adapting the family home was simply not an option for John and his wife. A further challenge was the […]

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Waltham Forest Jobs Bus

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Free employment advice and guidance in your neighbourhood! All residents of Waltham Forest are invited to jump on board the Waltham Forest Jobs Bus to get free information and guidance on training, skills and jobs from qualified advisors. Make use of our on-board computer workstations to work on your CV and look up training, job […]

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Universities Week!!!

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9th – 15th of June 2014 Universities across the UK are inviting everyone to be inspired, get involved and discover the work that they are doing to improve the way we live our lives. A number of events will be taking place throughout the UK, including at universities, museums and galleries in your local area. […]

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South East and Essex Central Mind Bulletin

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Welcome to the latest edition of Bulletin, which we hope you will enjoy reading. Please remember to please feel free to share this with others within your local network. In this edition we will be looking at our Eating Disorder Counselling Service, the Initial Enquiry Service as well as updating you on our Conference. Further […]

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Hate Crime!!!

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Essex Police take prejudice-based crime seriously and we want all incidents to be reported. It is important to let us know about hate crime to give us a chance to investigate and prosecute offenders and to ensure that you and the wider community are protected. We cannot deal with the problem unless it is reported […]

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Short Break News Letter!!!

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Hello everyone, And a special welcome to those families receiving a letter from Short Breaks for the first time. In your recent Newsletter there was a list of the projects that had received funding to provide opportunities, activities and events for your child and, in some cases, the whole family. Now we have made further […]

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E-Bulletin 19th May 2014

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1. Reducing Pressure on Hospitals Fund – deadline 13th June 2. Community Ownership & Management of Assets: Capital Grants Programme 3. Care Quality Commission Consultation 4. Essex Social Care Academy (ESCA) – Working Together Training 5. Job Opportunity at Colchester CVS 6. Braintree Community Transport is seeking Volunteer Drivers 7. Braintree District Arts Open Exhibition […]

Greenfields Community Housing Health and Wellbeing Sessions

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The Health and Wellbeing Team at Greenfields Community Housing offer a series of sessions aimed at improving peoples’ health. The sessions are run in Braintree, Hatfield Peverel, Halstead and Black Notley. For older and disabled adults there are classes offering chair-based exercise programmes. The light exercise programme can be adapted to benefit those who have […]

Can Disability Ever Be Fashionable?

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Something extraordinary happened at New York Fashion Week in February. A model in a wheelchair ‘walked’ the runway. Wheelchair user Danielle Sheypuk was cast in this year’s New York Fashion Week. Isn’t it about time that people with disabilities can, and should, be better represented in the fashion industry? This year marked the 71st year […]