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Are you going to Naidex? PosAbility Magazine’s must see speakers

Naidex 2017 is fast approaching, and this years event is tipped to be epic!  Naidex is Europe’s biggest and most far-reaching trade, professional and consumer show dedicated to the care, rehabilitation and lifestyle of people with a disability or impairment. Taking place on 28-30 March at the Birmingham NEC, Naidex is completely free to attend. Featuring 250 diverse suppliers, 150 ... Read More »

It’s Officially Access Day 2017 – We want to hear from you!

#AccessDay 2017 is officially underway, starting today until 12 March.  Disabled Access Day is a day for all to celebrate good access and create opportunities for people to try something new. The day highlights the fantastic access that already exists in places, such as touch tours, relaxed performances, sensory experiences, level access and of course a warm welcome! Many businesses, companies ... Read More »

Unmissable speakers at Naidex 2017

Naidex 2017 – returning to the NEC Birmingham on the 28, 29 & 30 March. With three days of world-class talks it’s hard to pull out just a few to highlight for Naidex 2017 – But we’ve tried! The calibre of unbelievably inspiring speakers at Naidex is reflected perfectly in Helen Dolphin MBE. Helen lost all four limbs at the ... Read More »

PosAbility columnist Sam Renke becomes patron for Head2Head Theatre

Samantha Renke (Actress and Disability Campaigner) recently worked professionally with Sara Cole, Artistic Director for Head2Head Theatre. The charity was delighted when, on learning about its work, Sam agreed to become a Patron and is already actively involved in its promotion and future activities. Based in Surrey, the charity’s team of three professional actors tour specialist education schools throughout London ... Read More »

Win! A relaxing break at Hoe Grange Holidays

Stay somewhere special Accessibility and sustainability go hand in hand at Hoe Grange Holidays, where four contemporary, eco-friendly, self-catering log cabins are snugly nestled in the Peak District hills, with superb views over the farm fields. The 4 Star Gold log cabins have excellent access with level thresholds throughout, making them ideal for guests with limited mobility and wheelchair users. ... Read More »

Win a Supported Holiday in the South of France!

Go Provence Supported Holidays is a British holiday company based in the sunny climate of Provence, France, that offers supported holidays to adults and children with learning disabilities, learning difficulties and autism. The Go Provence country house is based in a small village called Moustiers Sainte-Marie, which sits near the gateway to the Gorges du Verdon (Verdon Gorges), the biggest ... Read More »

The Dec/Jan issue is out now!

The December/January 2016 issue of PosAbility magazine has now landed. Take a look inside the issue by reading below. . . Subscribe to read Strength in Numbers: Mik Scarlet considers the power disable people could harness by coming together as one. Purple Pound: Same Renke shares some inaccessible shopping stores. Christmas Scrapbook: We bring you tips and advice for surviving ... Read More »

Win A Week at Brickhouse Farm Holiday Cottages!

Situated just 10 miles from the bright lights of Blackpool and an hour from the Lake District, Brickhouse Farm rests in six rural acres in Lancashire and provides a fun-filled break for families and friends. Each of their purpose-built, accessible cottages overlook the fully stocked Brickhouse fishing lake and are finished to the highest standards. Alongside stunning British-made oak furnishings ... Read More »

The Oct/Nov issue is out now!

The October/November of PosAbility Magazine is out now, read on to find out what our latest issue has to offer! Take a look inside the issue, with . . . How much has it touched you?: Our very own Mik Scarlett ponders the legacy of the Paralympic games. The ‘Token’ Disabled: Sam Renke talks about her role in a hilarious ... Read More »

Win a Day Sail adventure with the Jubilee Sailing Trust!

Step onboard a fully accessible tall ship for a never-to-forget adventure. One lucky winner will set sail on either Lord Nelson or Tenacious and experience a day like no other. Day sails are a fantastic opportunity to experience the excitement onboard, by joining the crew for a day, you will experience life on the water, climb the rigging, helm the ship and ... Read More »

The Aug/Sept our biggest issue ever is out now!

The August/September issue is out now of PosAbility Magazine and it is our biggest issue yet! The Olympic games have taken off with a fantastic opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, with not long to wait until the Superhumans begin their quest for medals, we find out all the information you need to know and the must see events coming ... Read More »

The Jun/Jul issue is out now!

The June/July is out now of PosAbility Magazine, with many exciting features with focus on accessible holidays and Rio 2016 with the Paralympics fast approaching. Disability in the 21st century: Last issue we spoke to the lovely Sam Renke about her latest film, this issue we introduce her as our new columnist. Sticks & Stones: How mindful are you of ... Read More »