Staying Warm & Well This Winter

With the “beast from the East” heading in from Russia, temperatures are set to drop to minus and snow is on the forecast. It’s important to keep your heating to at least 18 degrees and stay topped up on hot foods and drinks. If you are heading outside, don’t forget to grab the gloves, hat […]

What is the concept of “Blue Monday”?

While there is no science behind “Blue Monday” and it may be an old marketing ploy that was made up, this doesn’t mean that winter blues aren’t real and we all know that depression doesn’t care what day it is, that any day of the year can be difficult. Many charities are reclaiming the day […]

Five Easy New Year’s Resolutions

With 2017 over, it’s time to make some resolutions for 2018. Whilst new year’s resolutions can be hard to stick to, there are plenty of promises you can make, and easily keep. We’ve listed our top five resolutions, along with tips and products which will help you to keep them. Getting active is probably one of […]

Merry Christmas from The Ability Superstore!

It’s that special day again, and all of us here at The Ability Superstore would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas, happy holidays and a prosperous New Year! 2017 has been a great year, with new products launching and contributions from wonderful guest bloggers like SimplyEmma, Life Of A Blind Girl, My Blurred […]

Christmas Charities: The Silverline

In the festive period, we’re celebrating a special charity called The Silverline which provides help specifically for older people. No one should feel lonely or isolated at Christmas, so The Silverline’s free 24/7 phone service is always open to provide help, support and friendship for those who need it. Read on for more information about […]

Our Guide to Inclusive Dining at Christmas

Christmas is a time of yummy food and meals, so we’ve put together a selection of our favourite dining products just in time for the festive period. Perfect as a stocking filler for a friend or loved one, or to make mealtimes easier for yourself, our inclusive dining products are an efficient and pleasing addition […]

10 Ways to Make Your Home Accessible at Christmas

Christmas is a busy period for most of us, and having extra guests in the house means catering for everyone’s individual needs and  it’s important that you can adapt your home to suit their requirements and make Christmas enjoyable for everyone. So, with that in mind, we’ve got ten tips and some handy products that […]

Beat The Rush: Our Top Mobility Aids for Christmas Shopping

Christmas shopping can be a stressful activity; picking out the perfect pressies, fighting over the last gift-box and navigating the busy shops. But with the right assistance and a helping hand, shopping for your friends and loved ones is as easy as (mince) pie! We’re sharing our top mobility products that are great for the […]

Tips for Wrapping Presents if You’re Visually Impaired

The rush of Christmas can get to us all and wrapping up presents is no exception! If you’re having difficulties with gift-wrapping, we’ve got a few handy tips for how to get your loved ones’ presents sparkling. Get all the supplies you need. Find all the equipment, or ask a friend or carer to find it […]

Tips for an Accessible Winter Holiday

Holidays don’t have to be just in the summer; winter is the perfect time to get away from the gloomy British weather and enjoy a warmer climate! In this blog post, we’re offering our five best tips for an accessible winter getaway to make travelling easier. If flying isn’t your thing, you can travel in […]