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

Participants taking part in Parallel London 2017

Back Up takes on Parallel London

After the success of last year’s Parallel London we were ready to take part ...

Participants on the Back Up to Work course listening to an industry professional

Back Up’s commitment to employment

At Back Up, we are dedicated to supporting people to get the most out of ...

Guests and Back Up staff having fun at the Ball

Celebrating our volunteers at Back Up Ball

With only five weeks to go until our Heroes and Villains Ball, the Back ...

Two people with a spinal cord injury smiling in a park

Boost for Back Up mentoring

Back Up’s mentoring programme is now in its 11th year and we’re delighted to have ...

A group of volunteers talking at our mentor training in January 2017

Mentoring and positive mental health

World Mental Health Day takes place on October 10, 2017, and we’d like to share ...

Photo of Bethany on our U13s Exmoor multi-activity course

Volunteer Spotlight – Bethany Francis

We are thrilled to highlight Bethany’s achievements as a young volunteer this month. Bethany is ...

Back Up Christmas Cards – on sale now

Hypnotic, aren't they?.... Back Up Christmas cards are now on sale and we've had loads of ...

The Grand Prize Draw

Grand Prize Draw winners chosen

The Grand Prize Draw came to a close yesterday, having raised well over £6000 for ...

Alan fundraising for Back Up at a local cafe

Volunteer Spotlight – Alan Bowen

We’re thrilled to announce that our August volunteer of the month is Alan Bowen. He ...

Ride 100 team celebrating their event

Huge congratulations to our Ride 100 team

Last Sunday, our amazing Ride 100 team of 13 participants - including ...