WheelAir’s crowdfunding on Kickstarter

The WheelAir campaign has reached the end of its month on Kickstarter. And what a thrilling and testing month it has been!   We might have not obtained our £30K target. But we have gained and grown in a variety of other important ways. And fantastically, this is just the beginning of the WheelAir journey!   Winning…

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WheelAir® Launch Party!

We are holding a launch party on Saturday the 3rd of June to celebrate the start of our Kickstarter campaign and we would love you all to be there! We are delighted that Housing Options Scotland, Simply Emma and the Michael Kerr Foundation have decided to partner with us for this event. We will enjoy…

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Meet Jo Southall – How WheelAir® could help her cool down

Meet Jo Southall – How WheelAir® could help her cool down Simply staying functional at room temperature should be easy, unfortunately for me it isn’t. My name is Jo Southall and I’m an Independent Occupational Therapist. I live with a number of complex medical problems but the main ones are Hypermobile Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (hEDS) and…

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WANTED: Active female wheelchair user

We are looking for an active female wheelchair-user to star in our crowdfunding video that will be shot around Glasgow in the month of May. Exact dates to be confirmed to fit your availability. Not only will your travel and a delicious lunch be covered you will also receive a trendy and unique Staels Design cooling t-shirt. THE…

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Our Motivation

Wherever I go, the first question I get asked is: “Why are you doing this?” And where once I told the story of this journey being sparked by an encounter with my then dissertation supervisor Lisette, herself a wheelchair user, I recently realised that this in fact isn’t the only reason why I do this.…

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