Our day to day work is spent helping people who have mobility challenges to get around and ensure their lives are not restricted. But sometimes it can seem an uphill battle for us, let alone our customers.
Wenmans partner wtih Sopmobility in Leamington
The Cabin Car gives many of the luxuries you would normally associate with a modern car, on a scooter and importantly at this time of year, as the name suggests, it is enclosed with a cabin.
News and articles about mobility and health
With the Cabin Car finally finding its feet and customers understanding it’s benefits, the Mk2 has now been launched with a number of updates.
When someone has restricted mobility, it can cause a number of side effects, not least the development of pressure ulcers, however, this doesn’t need to be the case.
Following on from our blog earlier this week about the “Invictus Games” we could not resist sharing this story, which follows in a series of stories that show just what can be achieved, no matter what the disability.
sometimes we can adapt standard ones to meet the specific needs, other times we have to do some research to find the right one.
To start with we thought we would give you a list of venues that actively promote themselves as having disabled access.
Just look at the coverage that disabled sports are now receiving with the Olympics and sport generally. This can be seen less clearly elsewhere from access to shops, restaurants and entertainment such as cinemas and theatres, through to improved access to public transport.
A recent BuzzFeed News investigation revealed 96% of areas in the UK are failing to supply wheelchairs within the 18 weeks guaranteed by the NHS constitution.
Wheelchair Vouchers, opening up more doors for everyone, Wenmans can speed up the process
Wenmans working with David Brown to launch “Movement Workshops”
News and articles about mobility and health
Mannequal makes its debut, but what is it?
When Valentin Duthion set off for New York with his family for a holiday, he was understandably excited, this was the holiday of a life time and more so for Valentin as he suffers from spinal muscular atrophy.
Wenman Healthcare, after proudly winning the Pride of Warwick Customer Care award last summer were invited and to be the new Sponsors of the Pride of Warwick Carer of the year Award.
available. This guide is filled with stories from people in a whole range of situations who have made their rights work in practice
We need to be doubly careful and keep cool in the summer, follow these tips for dealing with hot weather.
Pride of Warwick District - Carer of the Year
The British Healthcare Trades Association (BHTA) is a body that brings over 500 businesses working in the healthcare industry together. The BHTA logo gives the public the knowledge that the company displaying the logo is trustworthy and one that abides by a strict code of practice.
It is quite common for people to believe that NHS budgets are controlled and allocated to a relatively few number of large organisations such as NHS Trusts and private service providers such as Sodexo.
Presentation by Niall Dickson, chief executive at the NHS confederation, he told political parties to pledge a fixed % of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to health spending.
We can provide scooters and wheelchairs to suit all needs, but if a venue does not provide suitable access points, there is little that can be done.
Our director, Ian Wenman, recently presented to a conference of leading OT’s and Physios and focused on the impact of Mental health, Musculoskeletal conditions, Osteoarthritis and the requirements of an increasingly aged population.
Better Care Fund to provide more support to deliver local services.
Now, mobility scooters are often picked as the transport option of choice for younger people with mobility difficulties, many of which are in their 50s, 40s, 30s and even 20s.
It’s been a great couple of months here, at Wenman Healthcare, and we wanted to share our news with you.
The National Trust and Wenman Healthcare are miles apart in what they do, but the core goal of allowing the maximum possible ability to move around in all environments is some they share.
Are you looking for ways to stay warm, healthy and active during this second cold snap. We thought we would share some tips with everyone on our latest post.
So much of our work is about more than just selling products, maybe it is our professional pride, or maybe it is just how we like to work, but whenever we meet a customer, old or new, we find ourselves offering much more than just a catalogue of products.
Wenman Healthcare is excited to announce the launch of its autumn sale - great savings on both mobility products and daily living aids!
Wenman Healthcare were excited to attend Shipston-on-Stour’s Health and Well-being Event last month, which took place on the 30th August at Shipston’s Townsend Hall.
September the 7th marks the start of the Rio Paralympics 2016 - and with excitement mounting, Wenman Healthcare has taken the time to put together a list of fascinating Paralympic facts
Wenman Healthcare is delighted to announce the election of Managing Director, Ian Wenman, as the new Vice Chair of the mobility division for the British Healthcare Trades Association [BHTA].
Wenman Healthcare has been awarded for its outstanding customer care in Touch FM’s Pride of Warwick District Awards 2016, following an awards ceremony held at Chesford Grange, Kenilworth, on Friday 15th July.
Wenman Healthcare shortlisted for the Pride of Warwick District Awards 2016 for outstanding customer care.
Wenman Healthcare has helped young members of the community with life-limiting illnesses or disabilities enjoy a real festival experience by supporting Oxfordshire charity, Festival Spirit.
Last week Florida has played host to the Invictus Games 2016 – with those taking part having challenged our thoughts on what it means to be an athlete, and inspired people across the globe to test their limits.
Wenman Healthcare reflects on how the wheelchair came to fruition, and more importantly how this incredible invention has evolved and adapted to meet the needs and requirements of millions of people worldwide.
The Wenman Healthcare Spring Scooter Sale commences on Friday 1st April, offering customers an incredible saving of up to 50% on top Sunrise Medical mobility scooters!
Wenman Healthcare provides industry leading advice on preventing pressure sores…
Wenman Healthcare, is encouraging all members of the local community to show their support for Disabled Access Day 2016.
Ian Wenman, Managing Director of Wenman Healthcare, discusses the benefits of social media campaign ‘Toy Like Me’ for both less abled and abled children within society!
When purchasing a power chair it is important to find the right product that meets all of your requirements. This is why we recommend for all customers to choose a ‘bespoke’ model – as one size definitely won’t fit all!
Here at Wenman Healthcare we are proud to state that many of our team members have signed up to HATS: the Healthcare and Assistive Technology Society.
Warwickshire’s leading provider of mobility and independent living solutions, Wenman Healthcare Ltd, has significantly enhanced its customer service offering through the appointment of two experienced Rehabilitation Engineers, Sarfraz Gulab and Robert Williams.
We all know that UK weather can be extremely unpredictable, with frost on the ground one day and mild the next. For the mobility scooter and wheelchair users amongst us, this can cause real disruption to regular outings, particularly when fighting with foul weather.
Avoid starting the New Year with the wrong kind of ‘bang’ with Wenman Healthcare’s 10% servicing and repairs special offer! Applicable to all wheel chairs, power chairs and mobility scooters – this saving can be made on all appointments booked throughout January, February and March.
Over recent years more and more people have purchased items such as mobility scooters, wheelchairs and rise and reclining chairs online, without undergoing an initial assessment of their requirements first.
Wenman Healthcare is excited to announce it is now a supplier of the new Carephone GPS SOS Tracker: a technology designed to support carers, whilst enabling the elderly or disabled to live more independently.
In February 2015 MP’s demanded for all drivers of mobility scooters to receive compulsory training before taking to the wheel
Wenman Healthcare appoints new Rehabilitation Engineer to improve service offering and provide bespoke mobility and daily living aids.
Download our new 2016 mobility and independent living aids brochure