Category Archives: Travel

How to travel with your disabled child, so questions abut about public transport, cars, boats, trains and planes – try this category…

Travel Insurance – another option

Holiday Extras have agreed to offer members of and-me.org.uk a 5% discount from their brand new travel insurance scheme for pre-existing medical conditions. Please phone 0871 360 2500 and quote “ANDME”

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Toilets…

One problem that we are starting to face, (now Jacob is 5 this month – and getting bigger!) is finding somewhere suitable to change him – normal toliets just aren’t, shall we say, up to the job! We have found … Continue reading

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Blue Badge = Free London Congestion Charge

Just got our new Blue Badge through and renewed our congestion charge discount. If your child has a ‘Blue Badge’ click here to get your discount. (There is a one off £10 registration fee, but after this renewal is free).

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Motability changes

Motability announces updates to their scheme today to try to reduce fraudulent use. For full details click here

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Mummy Clip

Mandy and I have been using one of these for a while now – it’s great for hanging a small rucksack containing Jacob’s pump together with drugs, spare nappies and clothes (usual supplies!) to his pushchair. The cheapest I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Travel Insurance for disabled children through www.and-me.org.uk

If you have a child with a disability it can be very difficult, very expensive or both to find suitable travel insurance for you and your loved ones. Fortunately we have some great news – the Travel Insurance company we … Continue reading

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Spoken to an old colleague today – he runs a medical screening company, I explained the aim of the site – to support parents of children with disabilities and special needs – and he suggested the following reputable insurer’s: http://www.travelinsurancemedical.co.uk … Continue reading

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We are pleased to announce that a fantastic 5% discount is now available to members of and-me.org.uk. Either click here or see the Holidays section on the Useful Links page to search and book this discounted rate.

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Travel Insurance?

Summer is on it’s way and so the lucky one’s are thinking about a holiday. We are driving down to the South of France (can’t face the thought of flying with all the equipment again just yet). Can anyone recommend … Continue reading

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Cottages4you -5% discount available to and-me.org.uk members

We’ve teamed up with Cottages4you to offer members of and-me.org.uk a fantastic 5% discount. To search and book, just click on the ‘Useful Links’ button at the top right. When searching, remember to select the ‘ease of access’ option under … Continue reading

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