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Read the latest news stories from Back Up and the world of spinal cord injury.

Michelle and her family, after taking on their family fundraisingchallenge

Michelle’s story: Taking on a family fundraising challenge

Michelle and her family took on an exciting family fundraising challenge to raise funds for ...

Ben, who benefitted from our Back Up to Work course

Ben’s story: Getting Back Up to Work

Our Back Up to Work course was there to show Ben his full potential when ...

Our In the Cloud festival was a resounding success!

What is our In the Cloud virtual festival?

Now’s your chance to get a festival pass to the Back Up community’s biggest ...

One of the people we've supported, working from home.

Working from home with a spinal cord injury

Read on for a guide by Becky Hill, our former chair of trustees, on her ...

ageing with a spinal cord injury - we are here to support you

Busting myths about ageing with a spinal cord injury

Whether you have lived with a spinal cord injury for a long time or were ...

The Back Up Ball through the years

The Back Up Ball is one of our most popular, longest standing events. It's ...

Brian and his grandson. Brian told us about aging well witha spinal cord injury. he wrote the grandad wheels books to fundraise for our services

Brian’s story: Ageing with a spinal cord injury, independence, and Grandad Wheels

Read on for a personal blog from Brian, author of the Grandad Wheels books, ...

the logos of Back Up, Visara Media, and Direct Digital alongside a photo of Sex Education's George Robinson

Back Up launches new partnership with Visara Media to drive awareness of spinal cord injury

We’re announcing a new partnership with Visara Media to develop a series of short ...

a disabled bathroom sign along with several other "WC" signs

Your guide to bladder and bowel care on the go – sponsored by Fittleworth

Bladder and bowel care is important. Whether you are home or away and whatever your ...

sunglasses on beach

Top tips for a fab staycation with a spinal cord injury

As we start to see lockdown measures eased for some, you may be considering a ...