Right chair, right time, right now! #rightwheelchair

Today, the Wheelchair Leadership Alliance has launched its campaign: Right Chair,  Right Time, Right Now! According to their website:

“This Alliance is a commitment group campaigning for a better deal for wheelchair users and aims to transform the quality and effectiveness of services across England.”

This is a topic that I have already covered on this blog and it is encouraging to see the issues being picked up in such a high profile way.  

By chance I also received an enquiry this morning from someone who was trying to navigate the minefield that is wheelchair services for the first time, not realising of course that getting a wheelchair is only the first stage of the process, you then need to learn the skills to use it…