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by Firefly Community on 28th June, 2017
Food, Health & Beauty
It’s always important to keep hydrated, especially at this time of year. …
by Firefly Community on 6th June, 2017
Crawley Borough Council has officially opened what is believed to be the first hoist-assisted…
by Firefly Community on 5th June, 2017
The Changing Places toilet located at the Boating Lake in Cleethorpes has been closed.
by Firefly Community on 23rd May, 2017
Health & Beauty
One in five people suffer from hay fever and for those that do, you know what a pain…
by Firefly Community on 16th May, 2017
The sun's out....(sort of)
by Firefly Community on 15th May, 2017
Ever wondered what the Loo of the Year Awards are all about?
A local campaigner, Lynn Hobson recently got in touch...
We asked you, ‘What is the most positive or supportive thing anyone said to…
by Firefly Community on 12th May, 2017
We recently introduced you to 10 famous faces in the world of accessible toilet campaigning.
by Firefly Community on 10th May, 2017
We asked special needs parents for their top tips to maintain good mental health...
In this episode of the Firefly Community Podcast Anna narrates one of our popular…
by Firefly Community on 9th May, 2017
How often do you visit a public toilet when you are away from your home?
by Firefly Community on 8th May, 2017
From the Forum
The power of the people should never be underestimated.
Tilgate Park will become a must visit venue for special needs families.
by Firefly Community on 5th May, 2017
Karen England is yet another special needs parent hitting the headlines for…
Woburn Safari Park in Milton Keynes, England has been criticised on social media…
by Firefly Community on 4th May, 2017
For many parents shopping with their children is a complete nightmare.
From the ForumReal life confessions from special needs parents…
by Firefly Community on 3rd May, 2017
by Firefly Community on 23rd April, 2017
by Firefly Community on 12th April, 2017
Great news! Lidl is trialling the GoTo Shop trolley in its Cambuslang/Rutherford…
by Firefly Community on 10th April, 2017
by Firefly Community on 31st March, 2017
by Firefly Community on 8th March, 2017
It often feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day when you’re…
by Firefly Community on 15th February, 2017
We all know that ageing is a natural part of life, but that doesn't mean we have…
Scrambled eggs are an easy and favorite breakfast of many, taking only a few minutes…
Finding time to workout can be difficult, but with these 5 quick and easy exercises…
by Firefly Community on 13th February, 2017