Wheelchair Skills Extra | Getting around your city

In 2016, we decided to change the name of Join the Dots to Wheelchair Skills Extra.Many Read more

Rob’s story: Dances with Dogs

I can’t remember being chased by a dog before, but it turns out they’re quite Read more

Jackie’s story: Slipping through the net

On 15th January, 2012, Jackie was settling in for an evening in front of the Read more

Youth City Skills: Promoting young people’s independence

This year, Back Up introduced a new course planned and developed by our Youth Advisors Read more

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 Read more

Burleigh Court: 4 years of supporting Back Up

Every month of our anniversary year, we will turn a spotlight on one of our Read more

Having a daughter with a spinal cord injury

This month of our anniversary year we are turning the spotlight on family members of Read more

Christina: “I definitely feel guilty”

Four years ago, Christina got a call from her mum saying that her brother John Read more

Take on a challenge to celebrate our birthday

Today at least three people will be told they are paralysed or have permanent pain Read more