Weʼve raised £690 to Buy a lightweight electric wheelchair to help Pip to continue with her love for the outdoors.
- Cheshire, United Kingdom
- Funded on Tuesday, 31st October 2017
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Pip has battled hypermobility since birth, as she has reached her teens her chronic pain has become increasingly debilitating. This has been difficult for her to accept mentally as well as limiting her mobility and activity.
Earlier this year she was prescribed a self propelling wheel chair which has turned her world around- it allows her to live life to the full. Accepting the chair was a huge step towards independence.
As a keen Scout Pip throws herself into many outdoor activities and we have found that pushing the NHS chair across grass, gravel, mud and uneven surfaces is incredibly difficult for us all and almost impossible for Pip to do herself.
Recently we have found a range of lightweight electric wheelchairs which we think will be ideal for off road and adventurous activities- the down side is the price tag. Pip gets no benefits to help with resourcing her disability and we cannot afford to buy it ourselves... we are of course saving, and wondered if any of you may have a few spare pennies to add to the pot?
- 1 year ago
Elizabeth Wood1 year ago
Absolutely astounded by the support we have received. Thank you so much to everyone who has donated, I have been reduced to tears! 💕
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Oct 15, 2017
Oct 14, 2017
Nearly one month gone and a quarter of the target raised is great; let's keep the momentum!
Oct 5, 2017
Good Luck hope you get your chair soon
Oct 5, 2017
good luck VT
Oct 5, 2017
Hope you raise what you need,Carl Jo Harrison
Hole Park friend
Sep 29, 2017
Sep 27, 2017
Good luck and keep going, from all of us x
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