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Isleham Charity Bowled over by support

On Saturday 28th October Bury Bowl hosted a group from local Charity STEEL BONES. STEEL BONES are an organisation working to connect and support the amputee community. The regular family fun social events offer an essential lifeline to many amputee families who have...

Get Inked For Steel Bones

PRESS RELEASE Steel Bones has been kindly given the chance organise a tattoo fundraising event. This will be held at Village Ink in Exning, nr Newmarket, Suffolk on 29th October 2017. The idea is that people get sponsored or donate to have the design that has been...

Steel Bones – climbing mountains for amputees

On 30th May 2018 a group of determined people will set off on an amazing challenge to become the first amputees to climb Mount Snowdon. The group hopes to raise funds for Steel Bones to enable the continuous support given to individuals and families that have suffered...

Parliamentary Inquiry into PIP and ESA assessments

There is a much needed inquiry into the horrendous debacle that is PIP ESA assessments. We have come across so many Steel Bones families enduring this horrendous experience.  We urge anyone who has experienced the assessments to post your comments and thoughts, bad...

Steel Bones fitness club 18th Oct 17

From Stephen Morley – We had another great functional fitness session with STEEL BONES tonight. As well as a good weights set and good Core work, we introduced some simple exercises that can increase your strength, confidence and balance when using your...

Inspirational Billy Whizz returns

It’s really amazing to see Billy Whizz return to his passion, what an incredible young man!! He is on a phenomenal journey, and one which only amputees can begin to understand. The British teenager Billy Monger was racing in the Formula 4 championship at...

Steel Bones to give a ‘Soupa’ pitch

Steel Bones are delighted to have been chosen to pitch at the upcoming Ely Soup, crowd funding event next week. Soup is a regular soup dinner and general get together which crowd-funds local community, creative, entrepreneurial projects. This is how Ely Soup works For...

“Limb-it-Less” sports events

Bringing School pupils into contact with amputees through sport. STEEL BONES is a registered charity, working to connect and support the amputee community. The charity provides news and the latest development on stump health, signpost useful services including...

Bags of Help for Steel Bones

Funding raised by the carrier bag charge at Tesco stores is being used for grants to improve local parks, hold community events, support sports groups and more. Steel Bones are delighted to announce that we have been selected by Tesco in Newmarket for their...

Pace Transforming Conference 2017

It was a brilliant day full of amputee experts, inspirational amputees and amazing amputee organisations such as LIMBPOWER and LIMBLESS ASSOCIATION. I attended to represent STEEL BONES families and thoroughly enjoyed meeting the experts and delegates from across the...

Halloween Spooktacular

Join us on 28th October 2017 for a spooktacular night of Halloween fun for all ages! Steel Bones has been selected by the Isleham Halloween Committee as one of the chosen charities for 2017 and will be raising money through raffles and tombola on the night! There will...

Day to Day tasks – Credit to Disarmed

We stumbled across this fantastic blog written by disarmed and felt we just had to share some of it with you! It is the little things like putting on your socks and the daily chores like cooking, that fellow amputees may struggle with, and this is why these top tips...

Battle to the Start Line 

As Prince Harry prepares to launch the third Invictus Games in Toronto, members of the UK Armed Forces team who, despite suffering life-changing physical and mental injuries on the front line, prepare to compete with 16 other nations on the sports field. We are proud...

Steel Bones launches Fitness Club for Amputees

Cambridgeshire based charity Steel Bones (for civilian amputees) has announced a new functional fitness club for people with limb loss. The 12 week pilot for the all round fitness programme is set to launch on 27th September at The Beeches Community Centre in Isleham...

Steel Bones Celebration Day on 24 Oct

Steel Bones Celebration Day on 24 Oct Emma Joy-Staines, Founder, UK 20 September 2016 PRESS RELEASE as of 5th October 2016 The British American Committee will host Steel Bones Celebration Day on 24 Oct. 2016, on RAF Mildenhall to celebrate the Steel Bones charity and...

BATTLING THE DWP: DAVID & GOLIATH

BATTLING THE DWP: DAVID & GOLIATH Emma Joy-Staines, Founder, UK 20 September 2016 So on March 25th 2016, on the third anniversary of my Father In Law’s death the DWP made a horrible phonecall to tell Leigh he was no longer receiving disability support and he...