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Ely Hero Awards Cheque Presentation

We were invited to join the amazing Ely Hero Awards Team at the fabulous venue of Poet’s House in Ely a couple weeks ago for a very special Cheque presentation.   It was a wonderful evening in which we were joined by our Avid supporter and Snowdon Challenge Leader,...

Beyond the Clinic Room

We were invited to Join Pace Rehab at their annual conference once again not he fabulous location of the Welcome Collection amputee specialists, professionals, amputees and prosthetists all joined together to look at how the industry has moved forward. This was our...

We are Family

We were invited to join Suffolk Charities, social workers, agency workers and local schools at the  WE ARE FAMILY EVENT in Mildenhall on 26th September. It was a fantastic event which we were thrilled Colin, Paul and Marc could join us on to share just what special...

Steel Bones Club September Meeting

We had another fantastic meeting with Opcare at Clinic 9 Rehab Centre at Addenbrookes with Mark Deer and the team.   On this occasion we were also extremely lucky to be joined by NHS ENGLAND PROSTHETIC REVIEW who listened brilliantly to Sean’s, Leigh’s and Paul’s...

Huge Welcome for Alice as our new Ambassador

STEEL BONES TRUSTEES are thrilled to announce and welcome  Para Rower, Alice Mason as our newest Ambassador.  Alice has been thrown in at the deep end and not shyed away one bit from making a difference to the amputee community.  Alice has already attended Limbitless...

Steel Bones Words of Wisdom

We asked Steel Bones Community to contribute their words of wisdom that get them through the tough times. Here's what they had to say.... "Not my circus,not my monkeys!" Kate Mabon "Live for today, yesterday is gone an tomorrow never comes" Dave Powney "One Step at a...

How can Steel Bones help me?

STEEL BONES is a voluntary charity which works 1-2-1 with amputee families. The key focus for Steel Bones is offering support to new amputees and their families - providing the guidance and companionship that they so often need, at an incredibly traumatic time. We...

OPUS iFLY INDOOR SKYDIVING

We were invited to join OPUS at their second IFLY INDOOR SKYDIVING EVENT all I can say is WOW WOW WOW WOW WOW It was incredible to see the amputees and their family members complete this/   I must say they were all really brave, I didn't do it myself but they had to...

Leah: The Amputee Artist

My name is Leah Hadley and I am the Amputee Artist. I make fun and sassy products for disabled people, following my own amputation. It started with stump socks. The first thing I noticed after my amputation was how cold my stump was. I had been fighting an infection...

Cambridge Amputee Football Team VIP Night

The Cambridge Amputee Football team were invited on a VIP Mascot, meet the players experience with Cambridge United. The Sun Newspaper filmed the experience with us too to help raise the profile of the incredible players. Click here to see the Cambridge United...

CELEBRATION DAY 2018

Wow boy did we celebrate !! We have been inundated with fantastic feedback following our 3rd Annual Celebration Day. 220 amputee family members joined together at The Beeches in Isleham to celebrate achievements we as amputee families have created no matter how big or...

Holistic Therapies: Giving Yourself the best Self Care

At our recent Celebration Day we were incredibly lucky to have Helen Ford and Susie James join us and provide complimentary taster holistic treatments to our attendees. We have had such incredible feedback following this and we know the tasters helped so many people...

UPCOMING EVENTS

IFLY INDOOR SKYDIVING EVENT: 22nd February register here: https://bookwhen.com/steelbones#focus=ev-sucy-20190222140000 Celebration Day 2019: 21st July 12-6pm at The Beeches, Isleham register here: Register...

Steel Bones welcomes a new Trustee

The Board of Trustees are thrilled to welcome Laura Morrison onto the Board.  Laura has extensive business experience and is already helping us move forward a very exciting business partnership programme.  Laura recently named Steel Bones as her Business Charity of...

Phelps Swims for Steel Bones

We are so incredibly overwhelmed at the many different fundraising activities happening in aid of Steel Bones.  THANK YOU TO OUR INCREDIBLE FUNDRAISERS to see all the projects going on click here:  https://www.justgiving.com/steelbones We are keen to feature these...

INCLUSIVE AND ADAPTED SPORT. NOT JUST FOR THE DISABLED

Guest Blog from Steel Bones UK Trustee Stephen Morley There is much magnificent work going on in terms of creating more opportunities for disabled people to take part in sports and physical activities. I am an Inclusion Sports Coach so I’m one of the people actively...

Young children and their reaction to disability

Guest Blog from Steel Bones UK Trustee Stephen Morley I’m currently doing work in Primary schools promoting inclusion and working with the children to help them to learn about and respect diversity. Part of this work involves bringing people with a disability,...