Newslink

Our newsletter, now named "NewsLink" has been published continuously since 1997. All available issues are published here. Browse through them using the links at the bottom of the page, or use the "search..." box above to find items of interest.


 

May 2008 - HOME SWEET HOME

My name is MW and I have had HSP since birth.

I used to wear callipers when I was a young boy, which I absolutely hated with a passion. I just wanted to go and play with the rest of the local lads and have a game football, but this just wasn’t to be.

I went to a boarding school, which was very much against the wishes of my parents as, at the time, I was an only child of who they could not bear to be away from.

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December 2007 - POWER TO THE PEOPLE!

My love affair with powerchairs began ten years ago. It was then that my HSP began to cause walking difficulties and I started using a powerchair to accompany my wife, who bought a Pride Jazzy some years before. She has chronic Osteoarthritis and finds walking painful and her hands are too painful to use a manual chair.

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