British Red Cross offering equipment loans for Island visitors

Published on: Author: Disability Networks

For more information contact British Red Cross, Isle of Man Business Park, Cooil Road, Braddan or tel: 01624 639310 – ideal if you have friends or relatives visiting who need aids to help them enjoy their stay. Loans include self-propelled wheelchairs, transit wheelchairs(pushed by someone), childrens and bariatric wheelchairs. Commodes can be loaned but there… Continue reading

Live Well Stay Well courses

Published on: Author: Disability Networks

Free for those with long-term health conditions, the next batch of courses will be: Douglas starting 28th Feb Port Erin starting 25th April Ramsey starting 19th September. Book by contacting mobile no. 486641, email livewell-staywell@gov.im. For more information on self care see www.gov.im/selfcare

Wheels 4 All Leadership Training

Published on: Author: Disability Networks

Manx Sport and Recreation are looking to facilitate a ‘Wheels for ALL Leadership Training’ course for anyone wishing to help out with this initiative! Email zoe.crowe@gov.im   The course is aimed at teachers, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, health professionals, cycle leaders, disability organisations, coaches, young leaders, volunteers and parents. The course is both practical and theoretical.… Continue reading