The Future is bright: a visit to Treloar college’s annual Future Fest

Last week I joined Pammy, Care Advisor for the South East Coast region, Maddy, our Trailblazer press intern and Mike Moorwood, a local Trailblazer, at Treloar College’s Future Fest. Future Fest is held every year and is an opportunity for students to speak directly to organisations that may be involved in their future plans. It … Continue reading

Snow not enough to freeze PIP workshop

Over the weekend I braved the snow and made the trip down to the Royal County of Berkshire for the Thames Valley Muscle Group. Luckily the snow wasn’t enough to dissuade our supporters with them turning out in mass to hear about the new benefit replacing Disability Living Allowance (DLA) – Personal Independence Payments (PIP).  Many individuals … Continue reading

First experience of the South West Muscle Group

We have a guest blog today from Emily Beale, who came along to her first South West Muscle Group meeting on Saturday: “On Saturday I attended my first South West Muscle Group workshop in Bristol. I have lived with the effects of muscular dystrophy my whole life, and yet I am ashamed to say have … Continue reading