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Strive Mobility supports WeThe15. It’s time for change!

Strive Mobility supports WeThe15 (https://www.wethe15.org/the-campaign):

Key facts:

 
1. Around 15 per cent of the world’s population live with disabilities.  They are the world’s largest minority (WHO)
2. 40% of the 1.2 billion people with disabilities worldwide live below the poverty line (IDCC)
3. 50% of all people with disabilities can’t afford healthcare
4. In developing countries, 90% of children with disabilities do not attend schools (UNESCO)

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10 Accessible Attractions Across Europe

10 Accessible Attractions Across Europe

Covid-19 has stopped all of us from travelling. But with the vaccine rollout and restrictions beginning to lift, now could be a good time to start thinking about and planning your next holiday – and we all know that when you have a disability, time to plan is key.

Europe is a great option for an accessible holiday. It is a fascinating continent, full of history, culture and leisure activities. In many European cities, there is a wide range of accessible attractions, such as museums, ancient buildings, beaches, viewing platforms, churches, castles and much more.

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Special Education, Autism, Dyslexia & ADHD awareness

When you have a neurotypical child, you feel reasonably assured that class participation and decent study habits will result in good grades. These kids have close friends. They get invited to participate in social things like birthdays, play dates and weekend gatherings. They make the teams, auditions and are always busy doing something fun with their friends.

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Disability & travelling abroad during (and after) Covid-19

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A survey conducted by Strive Mobility in partnership with Disability Horizons has found that nearly 60% of disabled and chronically ill people won’t travel abroad until we know more about Covid-19, and 39% until there is a vaccine. 49% also feel unhappy about the reopening of holiday accommodation in the UK.

Read on to find out what the new travel guidelines are for going abroad, what safety measures holiday accommodation in the UK have to put in place, and discover more about what disabled people really think about the new changes.

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Fluid Resistant (Type IIR) surgical face masks available – 3 boxes for the price of 2

 

Strive Mobility are now offering fluid resistant (Type IIR), surgical face masks and you can take advantage of this “3 for 2” offer (until the end of July), using coupon: 342R at checkout.

Order 3 boxes with 50 masks each and only pay £55.00 instead of £82.50.  Buy fluid resistant (Type IIR), surgical face masks here

Disposable Fluid Resistant (Type IIR) Surgical Face Masks for sale

These 3 ply, disposable fluid resistant surgical face masks provide barrier protection against respiratory droplets.

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Raising Money for NHS Charities Together

This is the last day (1 April 2020) for us to raise £10,000 or more, as per below – please donate just £5 and forward this on to your contacts and ask them to donate if they can.

Whilst many of us are working in a safe environment at home, our amazing NHS staff and volunteers are working tirelessly to care for COVID-19 patients. And we want them to know that we are here for them. We are so proud and in awe of NHS staff and volunteers as they work tirelessly to save lives! This means staying away from their homes and families, working day and night, to treat as many people as possible in need of care.

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