Our April Monthly Honours goes to Tanvi Vyas!

It’s that time again, when the Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance Monthly Honours award goes out to someone in the community. This person deserves recognition for not only the work they have done, but the projects they have still to come. When I saw this month’s award, I couldn’t think of another person more deserving. This time […]

Welcome to the team Olivia

A picture of Olivia Morgan, a white woman, against a background of trees, blue sky, and water

Olivia Morgan has joined the Pathfinders Team as Training and Development Officer. She will continue Julian Fiorentini’s work building our Skills-for-Care-funded training programme for PAs and carers of people with muscle-weakening conditions. This is what Olivia had to say about her new role: “My role as Training and Development Officer with Pathfinders is building on […]

Rare Disease Day 2022

On the 28th of February 2022, Pathfinders will be celebrating Rare Disease Day! Rare Disease Day is a global movement that works towards equity for people living with a rare disease. Since its creation in 2008, it has played an important part in building a diverse international community that is global, diverse and united. Rare […]

You Can Care Week

From the 21st to the 28th of February, Pathfinders is celebrating ‘You Can Care Week’! The awareness week aims to highlight the brilliant people working in the care sector and to encourage more people to join.  This is especially important in 2022, as we recover from the pandemic and start to get back on the […]

Welcome to the Pathfinders team Jacqui!

We want to welcome Jacqui to the Pathfinders team. She’ll be joining us as the new Project and Campaigns Assistant working with Cath and Michaela. With a background in creative arts, Jacqui is passionate about disability equality, exploring different forms of art and has worked in the industry for over 15 years. Here’s what she […]

Fleur Perry is our January monthly honours!

A green background. On the left is a polaroid-style image of Fleur Perry, a white woman in a black electric wheelchair, with light coloured hair, glasses, and a t-shirt with five coloured zigzag vertical stripes. On the right of the image it says "Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance Monthly Honours award for January 2022 is awarded to Fleur Perry

This month, our Honours go to the absolutely fantastic Fleur Perry!  As Fleur joins me for our Zoom Interview, I notice a change. Not in Fleur ; she’s the same, smiling, happy go lucky, relentless woman I’ve known for some years now. It’s me that’s changed. I’m completely put at ease by her, hanging on […]

Five tips to keep your New Year’s Resolutions

It’s all well setting your New Year’s Resolutions – but how are you going to keep them? It’s not just you who struggles to keep your resolutions – most of us probably do. With 2022 round the corner, why not read our article on “Five ideas for New Year’s Resolutions”, and work out what yours […]

Five ideas for New Year’s Resolutions

With 2022 fast approaching, do you know what New Year’s resolutions you’ll be focussing on this year? Here are five areas to consider – health, finance, culture, skills and your social life – so why not set one resolution in each area if you’re not sure. Health Remember, your health is the most important thing […]

Welcome to the team Michaela!

Michaela Hollywood will be joining us as a project lead for the Youth Development Project. We spoke to her to find out what she’ll be working on and if she’s looking forward to joining the team. She said: “I am really excited to be joining the Pathfinders team. My project focuses on giving young people […]