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Self-help area: Getting Around

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  • When in bed, I have difficulty getting to the toilet in time
    When in bed, I have difficulty getting to the toilet in time
  • I have difficulty getting to my door, in time, to open it for visitors
    I have difficulty getting to my door, in time, to open it for visitors
  • I have steps up to my main door and I have to use my wheelchair or wheeled walking aid to get in and out of my home
    I have steps up to my main door and I have to use my wheelchair or wheeled walking aid to get in and out of my home
  • I find it difficult to get in and out of the car
    I find it difficult to get in and out of the car
  • I struggle when walking up and down the steps at the main entrance to my home
    I struggle when walking up and down the steps at the main entrance to my home
  • Can you point me to leisure activities and sources of help and advice in my area?
    Can you point me to leisure activities and sources of help and advice in my area?
  • When I go out locally I find it difficult to walk far or use a wheelchair and would like to know what facilities are available
    When I go out locally I find it difficult to walk far or use a wheelchair and would like to know what facilities are available
  • I sometimes struggle with mobility and I would like to find out more about help with travelling and transport.
    I sometimes struggle with mobility and I would like to find out more about help with travelling and transport.
  • I or my family/carers are concerned about me losing my balance or falling in my home or garden
    I or my family/carers are concerned about me losing my balance or falling in my home or garden
  • I struggle when walking up and down the steps at the second entrance to my home (the entrance you use less often)
    I struggle when walking up and down the steps at the second entrance to my home (the entrance you use less often)
  • I have difficulty with crossing an internal threshold
    I have difficulty with crossing an internal threshold
  • I have difficulty walking up or down a small set of steps inside my home
    I have difficulty walking up or down a small set of steps inside my home
  • I have difficulty walking where there is a step and threshold together (e.g. into my conservatory or porch)
    I have difficulty walking where there is a step and threshold together (e.g. into my conservatory or porch)
  • I sometimes feel unsteady on my feet, Is there anything to help me manage better?
    I sometimes feel unsteady on my feet, Is there anything to help me manage better?
  • I need or want to make people aware that I have visual or visual and hearing difficulties when I am out and about
    I need or want to make people aware that I have visual or visual and hearing difficulties when I am out and about
  • I would like to feel more confident when walking along my path to and from my home
    I would like to feel more confident when walking along my path to and from my home