Rhys Bowler awarded Pathfinders’ first monthly honours!

On 20th January 2021, Rhys Bowler became the first person to be awarded the Pathfinders Monthly Honours Award!  He was given this award for all of his hard work in campaigning to get personal health budgets in Wales and he’s spoken openly on many subjects surrounding disability. And he’s currently in talks with the BBC […]

A Powerful Light

Brown haired, brown eyed male wheelchair user with glasses, wearing patterned grey scarf in lounge. Beige lighting.

Mark Chapman has been a beacon of hope for us all. Here’s Jon’s special message for a legend.

Mark Chapman – Our New Honorary President

A photo of Mark Chapman with the Pathfinders Lifetime Achievement Award

Our co-founder Mark Chapman has retired from his role of Chair of the Board of Trustees for Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance, and named our first Honorary President in recognition of his service to the charity. Having been involved in Pathfinders since he co-founded it alongside CEO Jon Rey-Hastie in 2014, at the Trustee Board meeting on […]

Life Is Limitless

Brown haired, brown eyed female wheelchair user smiling in kitchen, wearing inggreen, blue, black and white striped blouse.

What a fantastic campaigner Fi Anderson is! Please give her a warm welcome as one of our new trustees.

Lucy Watts MBE joins us!

Lucy Watts with assistance dog Molly

We are extremely pleased to announce another new trustee, read Lucy’s first blog where she introduces herself.

Welcome to Jamie, our new CEO (job share)!

Jamie Hale, co-CEO, in a blue plaid shirt, in a black electric wheelchair. They have dark red hair and beard, and bright red glasses

Hi! I’m Jamie Hale, and I’m the new job-share CEO, working with Jon Rey-Hastie as we take Pathfinders forward into the future. I’m delighted to be working for Pathfinders, having first benefitted from the guides over the past few years, and then had a wonderful experience at the mini-conference this summer. To be appointed into […]

My new role as a Trustee

A photo of Kerry Thompson, blonde in a blue and black flowery top and a black electric wheelchair

Hello everyone, my name is Kerry Thompson I’m a disability blogger and activist. it’s lovely to meet you all, I’m super excited to announce my new role within the Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance as a Trustee I looking forward to taking on this new challenge/role, sharing my knowledge and experiences along the way.  A little about […]

Trustee in me

A photo of Sarah Rose

I’m Sarah and I am delighted to be joining Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance as a trustee. I have Ullrich CMD also know as Collagen VI myopathy. I have volunteered with my local Citizens Advice on the Research & Campaigns Team for the past 13 years and with MDUK, chiefly as one of the mods on their […]