Independent Living

5th February 2020

Naidex 46 puts disability in the spotlight

Naidex 46: Aspiring for a Better Future of Independent Living With 20% of the UK’s population being disabled, it’s time for disability to be in the […]
17th December 2019

Stiltz Homelifts ranked in Sunday Times Britain’s Fastest Growing Companies

Stiltz Homelifts has triumphed yet again with another business accolade which builds on their recent successes – they have gained a ranking on The Sunday Times […]
10th December 2019

Birchgrove Residents visited by James Brokenshire, MP of Old Bexley and Sidcup

Held in the run up to the general election, the visit forms part of Birchgrove’s continuous engagement with community leaders to call for parties to support […]
3rd December 2019

Driving Mobility educates plentiful healthcare professionals at OT Show

Driving Mobility, the charity that accredits a network of specialist driving assessment centres, has showcased its services at the OT Show through CPD approved education and […]
3rd December 2019

Pioneering Stiltz Homelifts bags national prize

Multi-award-winning homelift manufacturer, Stiltz, has achieved yet another acclaimed accolade by being chosen as Exporter of the Year at the 2019 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. […]
21st November 2019

DIY SOS gives disabled Karis and Bromsgrove family almighty lift

Flagship BBC TV programme, DIY SOS, has ensured wheelchair-user Karis Lane can avoid going into care by fitting a pioneering Stiltz home lift in her big […]
21st November 2019

Abacus donates power assisted bath for Lane family’s Bromsgrove DIY-SOS 

Johanna Lane and partner Will from Bromsgrove, West Midlands, have been donated an Abacus specialist bath as part of a BBC TV home transformation so disabled […]
2nd October 2019

Future-proofed bathrooms

Smart bathroom flooring choices can help people stay independent in their own homes for longer, explains Esther Bond, Housing Consultant at Altro. Home adaptations allow individuals […]
15th August 2019

Bluebird cares and gains award

“Healthwatch Star” award presented to care company for treating patients like a family member A Gateshead-based care provider that specialises in working with customers requiring care […]