Skills & Services

 

Dealing with difficult situations: 

  • Road safety
  • Control of wheelchair
  • How and when to ask for assistance
  • Emergency evacuation procedures


Skills & Services

 

Wheelchair Awareness Training:

  • We visit schools and colleges to deliver disability awareness training
  • We train health and educational professionals who work with young wheelchair-users
  • We forge close links with other charitable bodies who work with people with disabilities

 

Skills & Services

 

Skills & Services

Skills & Services

Wheelchair Skills Workshops

 

 

Skills and Services we offer:

 

Back wheel balancing – an essential skill required for:

  • Kerbs
  • Negotiating slopes and rough ground

 

 Fun and Games

  • Chance to play games, sport and wheelchair dance activities
  • Improved confidence and spatial awareness

 Skills & Services

 

Support Network

  • Chance for the family to meet others in similar situation to themselves
  • Advice and practical support on the right wheelchair for the young person’s needs
  • We take along a stock of lightweight wheelchairs for the young wheelchair-user (and their family) to use
  • We are always on hand to offer support and guidance to our families

 

To find out more about our courses, please contact us on:

01482 887163 or email: roy@go-kids-go.org.uk 

 

Skills & Services