Welcome to the Pathfinders team – Rositta

Welcome – Rositta! Rositta is working with Jon and Jamie as Executive Assistant to the CEOs. Her previous experience includes supporting the department director at Amnesty UK, which focuses on human rights. With equal rights close to her heart, Rositta was keen to join us at Pathfinders and is excited to be part of the […]

Congratulations to Sam Cornelius-Light for winning our September Monthly Honours

At a time when we are thinking tentatively about travelling again, we are honouring Sam Cornelius-Light for his work, research and campaigning for more accessible transport. Sam has recently completed a degree in Geography. He chose to do his final dissertation on public transport in Bristol, with a focus on accessibility – his findings led […]

Pathfinders Trustee Applications

Lucy Watts with assistance dog Molly

Since we became Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance, we’ve thought a lot about how to ensure that our trustee board brings the skills and experience we rely on, while also representing as many of our members as possible. As a result, Pathfinders is recruiting for trustees. We already have an excellent board of trustees, but as a […]

Welcome to the Pathfinders team Adam!

Adam Langley, a headshot of a white man with short brown hair and black glasses

A very warm welcome to our new employee Adam Langley. he will be joining us very soon as Social Media and Digital Creation Associate on a full-time basis for 6 months. You probably recognise the face from a recent Pathfinders event, Adam hosted a gaming event alongside Ryan a couple of months ago. Here is […]

Congratulations to Claire D’all! You’ve won our June Monthly Honours!

Claire is 26 and has been recognised for sharing her story and experiences through her blog and public speaking. She has Congenital MD and has recently moved into her own place. “I started my blog in October 2016 however I had a security issue with my blog last year, so I had to restart it […]

Hayleigh Barclay’s Girl of the Ashes

When I was growing up, there wasn’t many depictions of disability in the media, and when there was it was often a pity party or a token storyline. Nowadays, things are getting better – slowly, very slowly. But we still need more representation and inclusion of disabled characters in all forms of media. For the […]

Congratulations to our volunteer Ryan Dack! You’ve won our May Monthly Honours!

Our amazing volunteer Ryan Dack has contributing as a volunteer for Pathfinders over the passed few months and has been doing an excellent job blogging, social media as well writing up our Quiz!  He has been especially recognised for his voluntary work with Pathfinders, particularly during the recent Mental Health Awareness week. Ryan produced some […]

Comedy & Cocktails – a Pathfinders Fundraiser

Pathfinders is delighted to announce a night of comedy and cocktails on Thursday 10th June – headlined by Britain’s Got Talent winner, Lost Voice Guy – the first stand-up comedian to use a communication aid. Tickets are available now Our work relies on fundraising in order to keep doing what we do – and you […]

Pathfinders’ Online Event Project – WE NEED YOU!!

Pathfinders are looking for young people with DMD to be part of a project to put on their own online event!  Do you have a hobby you’d like to share? … or are you passionate about something and you’d like to tell people about it? Do you come along to our events and think you would like […]