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Gadgets for Children with Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy can affect children to varying degrees depending on its severity. Symptoms can include weakened arms and hands coupled with clumsy and uncontrolled movements. This means that it can often be a frustrating struggle for children to carry out basic tasks. Active Hands provides a number of gadgets for Cerebral Palsy that are perfect …

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Family donates Mountain Trike wheelchair to sculpture park in memory of relative who loved to visit

A £3500 access-all-areas Mountain Trike wheelchair has been donated to Sculpture by the Lakes by the family of local lady Kitty Webb, who sadly passed away aged 97, before ever having the chance to use it. Kitty was a big fan of the sculpture park at Pallington, just east of Dorchester, and had been a regular visitor with her family for many years. While she had always managed, with the aid of her wheeled walking frame, to navigate the entire venue, it was increasingly a struggle as she became more frail, suffering with osteoporosis and other bone issues. But Kitty wasn’t one to let challenges hold her back – in fact only a few weeks before her death she raised over £1500 pounds for the Captain Tom 100 Challenge in aid of the Royal Osteoporosis Society. So, her family decided to invest in a MT Push all terrain wheelchair,…