The overcrowded world of mobility scooters and electric wheelchairs can be overwhelming. So how do
November 2019 has become a proudly South African month. Alongside all fellow South Africans, Shoprider is basking in the victorious aftermath of our boys bringing home the Rugby World Cup trophy with a power and presence beyond the sport. This has closely been followed by the excitement of our very own Anrune Weyers taking South Africa’s first gold for the women’s 400m track event at the 2019 Para-athletics championships in Dubai.
How often, during your day-to-day routines, do you notice, interact or engage with a child with a disability? If you are a parent, do your children have any contact with peers dependent on manual or electric wheelchairs? Are healthy and respectful awareness conversations taking place around your dinner table about children with disabilities?