Strategic Plan: Pathfinders 2022-23

Every year, Pathfinders Neuromuscular Alliance creates a plan for the work we’re doing over the upcoming year. The Strategic Plan helps us focus on our main priorities for the next year. If you want to read the full document, you can download the full .pdf document here (link). Otherwise, read on to find out more […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Co-CEO Jamie Hale is One of the Most Influential Disabled People in the UK!

Pathfinders co-CEO, Jamie Hale, is making big waves in another life – and that part of their career is beginning to take off. This year, Jamie was listed in the Shaw Trust Power 100, as one of the 100 most influential disabled people in the UK. We checked in with Jamie to find out what’s […]

Our November Monthly Honours go to Daniel Baker!

Daniel is resigning as a trustee and receives our monthly honours in recognition of his service to Pathfinders and the wider community. He took on the trustee role in 2017 after being contacted by our CEO Jon Hastie. He was already aware of the great work of DMD Pathfinders from attending conferences over the years. […]

Congrats to the GB Paralympic team for receiving our September Monthly Honours!

This month we are honouring the Paralympic GB team for their dedication to their sport and their participation in Tokyo 2020. Well done Paralympics GB!! We have been lucky to catch up with Paralympian Stephen McGuire, who competed in the Boccia BC4 class, to gain a fascinating insight into life as a Paralympian with a […]

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 […]