Category Page - Alliance

Published: 24th July 2015
Author: Acceleris

Monday was the launch of the long awaited wheelchair charter.  Why else would you find yourself in a wheelbarrow on Parliament square at 9.30 am in the drizzle??

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Published: 21st July 2015
Author: Acceleris

As NHS Partnerships Director at Whizz-Kidz, I see how difficult it is for young people with a mobility need to get the right wheelchair. Because the way we work at Whizz-Kidz means providing equipment that meets the clinical, social and lifestyle needs of a young person, it’s frustrating to speak to young people and their parents whose every day experience is very different.

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Published: 7th July 2015
Author: Acceleris

Why am I on the Wheelchair Leadership Alliance? The answer is a question…… So why is it so difficult to improve wheelchair services? What I have experienced so far is complexity, messiness, unacceptable variations, all confounded by a lack of accurate useful data. But despite this I feel a shared passion by many that change must happen and maybe we need to change the way we try to change.

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