- Worldwide approximately 650 million people live with a disability
- 3.9 million live in the UK
- In the UK 52% of disabled people live with mobility issues.
Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities, here at Wealden Rehab we always aim to promote understanding, awareness and the support for dignity, rights and well-being of our clients.
The figures above really put into perspective just how important it is to have products available to make sure people’s standard of living is improved. We have 15 years of experience and pride ourselves in being equipment specialists, helping a wide spectrum of disabilities. From our knowledge we have created a wide variety of products which are adaptable and reusable. Wealden Rehab have also been at the forefront of the Changing Places movement and approach each installation with budget, design and timescale in mind.
Today is a day to reflect on the importance of our customers, and to remind ourselves that we must strive for the best. We will continue to adapt and refine our products, research new available technologies to make sure we always provide the most suitable solutions with the client’s dignity and well-being as our top priorities.
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