The fight for a wheelchair – part 3

Read part 1 hereĀ  Read part 2 hereĀ  So, I have another appointment with wheelchair services to see GBL, this time at Thurrock Wheelchair Services, and he brings along the chair I want and the one that the NHS will provide. Even with the lightweight one from the NHS fatigues me quickly. The occupational health […]

The fight for a wheelchair – part 1

After several times at work when I was not able to work short distances anymore I realised I needed a wheelchair. It had got to the point where I was avoiding going anywhere as I was afraid my legs were going to collapse underneath me. I tried crutches and these were great for short distances, […]