Benefits And Allowances For The Elderly

Every year, the government has a pot of money which the elderly can utilise, but the take up rate for these various payments are often low, showing that knowledge of the schemes in place is not being spread properly. The money which someone could claim can mean the difference between living their life in comfort […]

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What is Wheelchair Curling?

The 2022 Beijing Winter Paralympics was a triumphant spectacle that showcased some of the most talented athletes across the world as they competed in search of those elusive Paralympic medals. Among the growing list of winter sports on display this year was wheelchair curling, a game of balance, agility, coordination and strength. Wheelchair curling is […]

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How Much Space Does a Stairlift Take?

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A stairlift can be an integral part of maintaining your independence. The contraption is fitted to the treads of the staircase and helps the user get up and down the stairs safely and painlessly. Stairlifts have seen dramatic advancements in recent years. There are now makes and models to fit staircases of all types and […]

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Celebrating Eight Of The Most Famous People with Disabilities

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Many of the most famous, successful and admired people in the world have achieved their status in spite of their disability. These esteemed men and women have demonstrated to the world that a disability needn’t stop you from achieving great things. In this article, we celebrate eight of the most famous people with disabilities. Stephen […]

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Looking After Your Mobility Scooter in Winter

The Christmas holidays are one of the best times to visit friends and family, but you must take care when venturing out during the winter months. The cold weather can take its toll on your mobility scooter, and you’ll need to take extra care, performing additional checks, to ensure your scooter works at its best. […]

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Should I Buy a Second-Hand Mobility Scooter?

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The latest and greatest mobility scooters are packed full of useful features, but they can often come with a high price tag. Luckily, purchasing a second-hand mobility scooter is a great way to get your perfect mobility scooter at a reduced price. So should you buy a second-hand mobility scooter? There are pros and cons […]

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Our Top Mobility Scooters for 2021

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Ideas in Action is proud to offer a wide range of mobility scooters to suit all needs. If you require a mobility scooter, we guarantee you’ll find the perfect product on our website, or in our showroom! With so many great mobility scooters available, it can be hard to know which one to pick. That’s […]

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Wheelchair Sports in the Paralympics

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The 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games are just around the corner. For the 28th time, some of the world’s most inspiring men and women from across the globe will compete at the highest level to claim the title of Paralympic champion. Wheelchair sports are some of the most popular Paralympic events, with millions of people tuning […]

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The Full Guide to Buying and Installing a Stairlift

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A stairlift is one of the most important investments you may ever make. If you have mobility issues or chronic pain that makes it difficult to walk up or down the stairs, a stairlift could change your life. But as with any mobility aids, it’s crucial that you find the most suitable type for your […]

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