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10 Great Disability Blogs to Follow

There are hundreds of blogs out there today that focus on one or more aspects of disabled people and their lives. Some of them are highly personal in nature, while others are involved with charities. Still more provide a point of view on a particular disability or...

How Do I Claim Carers Allowance?

Carer’s allowance is paid out to someone who cares full time for another person. While many people care for a family member who lives at the same property – a child, partner or parent for example – there is no requirement for the carer to care for a relation....

Disability Benefits and Support – Are You Entitled to Any?

Living with a disability brings fresh challenges every day. If you are newly disabled you may not know whether you are entitled to any type of support to help you live more independently and easily. This guide will help you find and access the right information so you...

Top 5 Riser Chairs for the Elderly

As we age simple processes such as getting into and out of an armchair can become more difficult. Fortunately there are solutions, and the most obvious one is to invest in one of the many riser recliner chairs that are now available. There are several particularly...

Useful Kitchen Aids for the Elderly and Disabled

It’s easy to take lots of things for granted when you are young, fit and healthy. However it’s heartening to know there are plenty of accessories out there that can make certain tasks much easier than they would otherwise be. Here are five aids for the elderly and...

Top 5 Pride Mobility Scooters

Choosing from the many mobility scooters on the market today can be a real challenge. The good news is there are several notable and high quality brands to choose from, not least Pride. Here we take a closer look at five of the best models you might like to consider...

Do I Have to Insure My Mobility Scooter?

One question that often crops up with regard to mobility scooters is whether or not the owner needs to insure them. This article should dispel some of the confusion and questions that surround the topic. Is It Compulsory? You don’t have to insure your mobility scooter...

Cosyfeet Ladies Slippers for Problem Toes

From calluses to bunions and through to the discomfort caused by arthritis, there are many problems that can occur with the toes. We rely on our toes – and indeed our feet – on a daily basis so it makes sense to ensure they are as comfortable as they can possibly be....

Choosing A Walking Frame

Walking frames are usually either used as part of a rehabilitation programme when the user is making a recovery from an operation or injury; or as a long-term aid to mobility when the user has permanent walking difficulty. The process of rehabilitation is gradual with...

Corrective Footwear For Common Conditions

Corrective footwear is recommended for people with chronic foot deformities and medical conditions like diabetes that can put them at higher risk of developing foot problems. Every corrective shoe differs although they have a few things in common, including; Smooth...

Bath Lifts For The Elderly

If lately, you find yourself struggling when getting in and out of the bath or shower and have been considering a walk in bath or shower, then a bathlift could be beneficial to you. Although walk in baths can deliver a convenient solution, this re-design of your...

How Much Does a Power Chair Cost?

If you are considering purchasing an electric wheelchair it is imperative to get the exact model that will suit your requirements. Here at Active Mobility we have a wide range of power chairs ranging from just a few hundred pounds to several thousand. Here we explore...

Wheelchair Ramps for Access

If you have a wheelchair you will know how important it is to be able to access all the places you need to. Fortunately the existence of wheelchair ramps makes this task a lot easier than it might otherwise be. You do of course have to make sure you have the right...

Buying a Second Hand Mobility Scooter

If you are shopping for a mobility scooter one of the first questions that may occur to you is whether you should buy a new or a used one. Certainly, different options will suit different people, so it is worth considering each path. There are some notable areas to be...

The All-New Rascal Rehab Luca Powerchair

The Luca Powerchair from Rascal Rehab is the latest addition to our already stunning selection of power chairs and mobility scooters. Perfect for both indoor and outdoor use, the Luca is the perfect all-rounder. With superior comfort and suspension, this chair has...

Exercising over 65

Being active is an important part of a healthy lifestyle for people of all ages. But as you get older, your muscles get weaker, you tend to get more aches and pains, and you become more prone to falls and injuries. This may mean you feel less inclined to exercise but...

Five of the best: Mobility scooters

Pride Go Go Elite Traveller Sport 4 This stunning new addition to our range offers exceptional manoeuvring even in tight spaces and features a comfortable suspension seat. The delta tiller allows for easy control and the enhanced outdoor performance makes the Sport 4...

How to choose the right Rise & Recline chair for you

When choosing a riser chair, there are 3 main areas to consider and we recommend in this order; The Action, how the chair will move The style of back/cushion – including seat size to fit correctly Fabric – this may include technical types (waterproof/breathable)...

Warm your toes this Christmas

Are your feet swollen? Do you suffer with problem toes, bunions or wear bandaging? Do you struggle to find comfortable shoes or slippers? Or do you know someone who struggles with the above problems? Active Mobility can help. Your local store is a stockist of the...

Would an electric bed benefit you?

Electric beds offer flexibility to those who need it most, fully customisable to your needs so you can be supported and comfortable whether sitting or sleeping. Perfect for those with mobility problems, these beds can offer widespread pain relief and discomfort –...

This month’s great offers

In case you haven’t seen, we have some fantastic offers this month helping you get active for less. From household aids to mobility scooters, this month’s offers give you a range of savings on our products and who knows, what you’re looking for might just be cheaper...

Come and see us at Choice Unlimited

On Friday 18 October, we’ll be exhibiting at the ever popular Choice Unlimited Show in Nottingham. We’ll have a range of products to see and try, so why not come and see us? What is Choice Unlimited? Choice Unlimited is a roadshow on independent living, showcasing...

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