A Radar key lets you in to the disabled toilets you find in town. It costs £4.50 and you can get one from here: https://www.…

Free yourself from having to pump your tires at the garage by getting a portable air pump. You can set the level, psi or lb, and just press go. Great for wheelchair or car tyres. 

Free yourself from having to pump your tires at the garage by getting a portable air pump. You can set the level, psi or lb, and just press go. Great for wheelchair or car tyres. 

You can take extra kit you need when flying as 'medical equipment' and have no weight limit. Put it all in a big holdall bag (search for 140 litre holdalls on eBay), including walkers and folding…

It came to a certain point when the negatives outweighed the positives when it came to having a drink. It messed my bladder up, made it difficult to catheterise (you can imagine!), killed me the…

Use a small backpack for shopping - distributes weight and leaves hands free.

Coming to the end of my most recent round of physio, I was worrying about how I was going to carry on my exercises at home - not that I wasn't motivated, but it can be hard with a 7 year old…

Beanie tray helps you carry just about everything when you are sitting in a wheelchair, especially hot drinks and eating. I use mine for my laptop too. Amazon has a good selection if you search…

A portable grabrail can help you get about your bed, turnover, sit up and generally give you something to grab onto/push off when you need it. You can generally get one from the council's…

On the side of the mattress there are two handles (for moving/carrying it), I use the one nearest my head as a grab point to move myself around.