Join Jill – Girl Guides
In honour of World Thinking Day, Jill tells us about her experience of being a part of the Girl Guides. World Thinking Day takes place on the 22nd February each year, and is when Guides and Girl Scouts across the world think of each other and of their …February 22nd, 2017 by Bobath
Employment as a disabled person – Claudia’s Story
Below, one of our volunteers, Claudia, shares with us her experience of trying to gain employment and why she hasn’t let her CP stop her from pursuing a successful career – When it came to work experience during my fourth year at school, I wanted to do …February 3rd, 2017 by Bobath
Employment as a disabled person
At Bobath, we are very lucky to have the support of dedicated volunteers such as Jill, who are such a valued part of our fundraising team. Below, Jill shares her experience of trying to gain employment when you are disabled. “As a person who has cerebr …January 6th, 2017 by Bobath
Sandra-the-OT’s Toy Thoughts!
The lovely Sandra has let us in on the must have toys for girls and boys this Christmas, with her list of the best gifts for both young and older children. With something to suit everyone, she has all of your present woes sorted! While most OT’s love t …December 15th, 2016 by Bobath
Kindness Countdown to Christmas
This year we’ve decided to kick start the countdown to Christmas with an advent calendar with a difference…Starting on the 12th of December, our ‘Kindness Christmas Countdown’ will begin! We’ll be posting stories about some of our top fundraisers for …December 12th, 2016 by Bobath
A hint of horror with fabulous results!
On Friday the 4th of November, in the glamorous surroundings of the Balmoral Hotel in Edinburgh and with guests dressed with a Halloween ‘hint of horror’, Sainsbury’s Bank hosted their first major fundraising event of the Charity of the Year partnershi …December 1st, 2016 by Bobath
Andrew’s trek to the Roof of Africa
We are continually amazed by all of the wonderful things our supporters get up to in order to raise funds for Bobath, but next year one of our supporters, Andrew Tomlinson, is taking on something truly special…in January he is travelling all the way …November 28th, 2016 by Bobath
What is #GivingTuesday?
On Tuesday the 29th of November a global day of giving will take place, known as #GivingTuesday. This year we have been asking you to ‘Be Brave for Bobath’, and we’d love to hear about what you’ve been up to. It doesn’t need to be anything big or flash …November 25th, 2016 by Bobath
World Toilet Day
Whilst it might not be the most glamorous topic, today marks World Toilet Day! This year, we are supporting the PAMIS #mobilechangingplacesforScotland campaign, as they raise funds to bring a much needed mobile changing unit to Scotland. The provision …November 18th, 2016 by Bobath
How do I speak to someone who uses AAC?
We’ve asked two of our volunteers, Jill and Claudia, to share with us some of their top tips for communicating with someone who uses AAC, or who has a speech difficulty. In some of our previous blogs we have heard from Jill, who uses an AAC device (ve …November 11th, 2016 by Bobath