Independence

Beth’s story: Another meaning for independence

It could be thought that being dependent on others is the antithesis of being independent. ...

Back Up awarded ‘most deserving snowsport charity’ by SIGB

Back Up has won the Snow Sport Industries of Great Britain (SIGB) ...

Jemima’s story: The Push

I have always been a very active, outdoorsy girl. I love going out with friends, ...

International Day of Persons with Disabilities | Trish’s story

In 1990 I was studying Hospitality Management in Edinburgh. Over the Christmas holidays I visited ...

Airplane mid flight

Urology Awareness Week: flying tips for people with a spinal cord injury

For Urology Awareness week, we want to share 5 tips for people with a spinal ...

Katie’s story: Life as a young person with spinal cord injury

Research found that adults with spinal cord injury who were injured in childhood are less ...

How London to Paris ride helped Siby to rebuild independence

It was 1994 when a motorcycle accident changed Siby's life overnight. She was young, confident ...

Will Clark: Being independent with high level injury

This month of our 30th anniversary year, we are talking about independence and what ...