OUR PARTNERS

Our partners help support and fund the work we do supporting and empowering those living with Polio and PPS. If you would like to build a partnership with us please follow the link to find out ways in which you can support the BPF and what we can offer you.

 

THE ABLE LABEL

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For forty years, Fish Insurance has been providing specialist insurance in the UK , to those with pre-existing medical conditions, mobility issues and disabilities.  Today we’re proud to be trusted with looking after over 80,000 insurance policies, making us one of the UK’s biggest disability and independent living insurance providers.

Every policy we offer has been specifically designed to meet the unique and specific requirements of disabled people whether they are looking to insure a manual wheelchair, powered wheelchair, mobility scooter, in-home products such as stair lifts and hoists or cover for a wheelchair accessible vehicle. We also provide liability insurance to protect people who employ their own personal assistants in the home.

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FISH INSURANCE

WEST HERTS COLLEGE

West Herts College is a college in Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. The College has campuses in Watford, Hemel Hempstead and Kings Langley.
Courses offered are vocational and apprenticeships. The College works with local secondary schools to offer entry to applicants of 14 years of age and older. Some school pupils may transfer their full-time education to the College in order to restart their education or to take some vocational subjects at Level 1, either as full subjects or as "tasters" (to judge suitability). A few GCSE subjects are offered to gifted pupils.

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SIGNATURE ESTATES

Craig Chesson and Alan Maher launched Signature Estates in Watford to offer a comprehensive moving service to Landlords and Homeowners in Watford and the Surrounding Areas. With a combined total of over 70 years' worth of property knowledge we provide a friendly and efficient service with a view to taking the stress away from moving home.

The Able Label started when The Able Label founder, Katie Ellis, was a fashion buyer for the High Street clothing retailer, White Stuff. Her grandmother had been diagnosed with Parkinson's and Katie saw that dressing was becoming increasingly difficult for her. So she searched for solutions but found there was nothing that fit the bill. Nothing stylish that was designed to be put on and taken off easily.

 

So that's when Katie decided to do something about it. She designed, developed and tested a range of great-looking, adaptive clothing that so many people like her grandmother would love to wear yet also find it easy to live with.

And that's how The Able Label was born.

The Able Label range has been designed to help with a variety of physical and cognitive needs and also aims to encourage self-confidence and independence. The quality fabrics, discreet adaptive designs, innovative fastenings and hidden extras make dressing easier for those who may suffer from restricted movement or lack of finger dexterity.

The design of the garments has also taken carers' requirements into account so assisted dressing is quicker, easier and safer. Yet when they're being worn, no one would know they were adapted... it's our secret!

Use code BPF1939 to get 10% off your order.

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ACORN STAIRLIFTS

Since our earliest days in 1992, Acorn has strived to set new standards in quality and innovation for the stairlift industry. Our pioneering designs and engineering excellence have led the way and helped Acorn grow to become the world's leading independent company specialising solely in the manufacture and installation of stairlifts.

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THE CORDWAINER

Bespoke Orthopaedic Footwear Specialist. The Cordwainer is one of the UK's most experienced orthopaedic shoemakers.  Our company has helped hundreds of people find mobility and comfort does not come at the expense of style and good looks.

We are proud of the reputation we have for helping clients with the most difficult feet and related problems finding shoes they can wear. Maybe we can help you too?

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WATFORD FOOTBALL CLUB

Watford Football Club is an English professional football club in Watford, Hertfordshire. The club recognises its foundation as 1881, aligned with that of its antecedent, Watford Rovers, and was established as Watford Football Club in 1898.

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