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Jane’s philosophy is to help people to remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible, Jane will do this by helping the individual with what they struggle with. If this means help cleaning, Jane will help you to do it but will…
View all the schemes available in West Berkshire on the Volunteer Centre West Berkshire website.
ABLEize is a non profit disability run website established to offer the UK’s largest collection of disability and special needs resources to ensure disabled people, their carer’s and family have access to contacts and online information.  Every subject is covered from access needs, disability sports,…
Specially selected dogs are trained to assist people with disabilities to carry out tasks they find difficult to do by themselves. The dogs are trained to suit the individual needs of the person, giving independence and companionship. Assistance dogs can be trained to work for…
Sales of mobility scooters, adjustable beds, rise and recline chairs, walking aids, stairlifts and daily living aids. Servicing of mobility scooters also carried out. Please make contact for a free, no obligation, demonstration in the comfort of your own home.
A hearing dog changes a deaf person’s life on many levels. Deafness can be a very isolating and lonely disability; a hearing dog can offer increased independence, greater confidence, companionship and a feeling of security. A hearing dog and their deaf recipient need to be…
Nightingale personal assistants can help with: HOUSEWORKBy helping with meal preparation, cleaning, shopping, paperwork, travel planning or pet care. SHOPPINGBy helping with heavy bags whether a quick trip to the supermarket or a relaxing trip into town. TRAVELBy helping you to get out into the…
AskSARA  a simple easy to use Disabled Living Foundation (DLF) website.  Just click on the area you are interested in -  health, your home or daily activities, complete the simple questionnaire and receive a personalised report giving advice and suggestions for things that may help you to maintain…
Specialists in Mobility Equipment Hire - Mobility Equipment Rental made easy! Mobility Equipment Hire Direct are the number one company to come to if you are in need of mobility equipment worldwide. Here you can hire the mobility equipment that you require and have it delivered…
Newbury and Thatcham Handybuses provide easy access, including low steps and passenger lifts to enable wheelchair bound passengers to be carried. They provide regular transport for elderly and disabled people on shopping trips and visits to clubs, mostly in and around Newbury and Thatcham, as…
Specialists in new and quality used stairlifts, mobility scooters and powered chairs.  Helping the elderly & less able to find the right mobility product for their individual needs & budget. Newbury Mobility can supply, install, repair & maintain most of the leading brands of Stairlifts…
Our special needs instructors have experience in successfully teaching pupils with autism, dyslexia and dyspraxia and have the patience and understanding that you need to encourage pupils through this challenging learning process. 
Driving lessons provided through the centre by approved driving instructors who have undertaken specialist training. Learning with specialised controls is not always available from local instructors and lessons may have to be taken from the nearest RDAC centre or in your own vehicle once it has…
An independent consumer research charity providing free, practical and unbiased reports for older and disabled people. E.g. driving after a stroke.  These clear, factual and user-focused guides are based on user tests by disabled and elderly people and on other original research.
Help make driving on Berkshire’s roads safer. The best way to deal with Road Traffic Collisions is to stop them from happening in the first place. You can help to make Berkshire’s roads safer for you and your family by following our top tips. Reduce…
Shopmobility is a rapidly growing network of locally based wheelchair and scooter loan centres. It provides a service for people who have permanent or temporary mobility difficulties. It can be used for shopping trips as well as business and leisure visits to town centres. Shopmobility…
Toilet card  -  'Just Can't Wait' toilet card uses what is considered to be a universally acknowledged image for a toilet. This generic image should help limit any embarrassment and ensure there is no confusion about the purpose of the card. It may also go…
The Motability Scheme offers hundreds of adaptations ranging from simple driving controls to person hoists to lift a wheelchair user into a standard car. All our adaptations are designed to help make your driving, or travelling, experience as comfortable as possible and depending on which…
Offering a large range of vehicle adaptions and driving aids to make life easier for mobility impaired drivers and passengers. As a Motability Approved Installer Versatile Motor Company are able to offer advice and recommendations that will best suit your requirements.  If you are looking for something a…
In general, wheelchair services are available to people of all ages who have a long-term need for mobility help. However, the specific criteria for whether you're eligible are decided locally and will vary depending on where you live.  Before you can be offered a wheelchair,…
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