Roger from Romford in Essex enjoys total independence thanks to his lightweight folding scooter from eFOLDi. Roger suffers with acute arthritis in his ankle which means he finds standing for long periods quite painful
Danielle, 43 from Colchester described her recent trip to the beautiful city of Venice, Italy as "truly incredible" ” but she wouldn’t have been able to enjoy this unique travel experience without her eFOLDi scooter.
Maggie from North London credits her exhilarating, once-in-a-lifetime transatlantic travel experience to her ‘trusty’ folding scooter. Maggie suffers from COPD, Spinal Stenosis and has a weakness in both her knees.
John, from Kidderminster in the West Midlands first injured his back as a small child, then again more significantly at the age of 26, and several more times since then.
Alan Mendelson, 57, lives in an apartment block in London. He lost strength and overall mobility in his legs due to DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) after a back operation.
Helen Dolphin, MBE, is a committed campaigner on improving transport for disabled people. After becoming a quadruple amputee due to contracting meningitis in her early twenties
Whilst there have been significant improvements in the accessibility of Britain’s rail network, a 2019 report by the Dept for Transport acknowledged much more still needed to be done. The report highlighted, two-thirds of passengers with disabilities experienced barriers to travel.
Debbie, 53 from Luton has been an eFOLDi customer for over three years. Debbie requires two knee replacements, so has extremely limited mobility.
Edi, 64, an eFOLDi user for more than 3 years, travels regularly to visit his daughter in Sweden, using a range of transport, including buses, trains and planes.
Jade Edward, from Scotland, loves nothing more than to surf. As a quadruple amputee, Jade uses a wheelchair to remain independent, and despite the challenges with her disability, Jade is thoroughly determined to enjoy surfing and compete at the highest level.
Suzy, 50, is incredibly passionate about music. Being a classically trained percussionist and a professional musician in several bands, she regularly needs to travel to venues and gigs, not just across the UK but further afield overseas as well. Suzy suffers from degenerative back pain which limits her mobility.
Ross Perry, 68, has travelled extensively all-around Europe and internationally, getting around using anything from cruise ships and trains to short- and long-haul flights. Despite having mobility issues due to chronic arthritis in both his back and neck, Ross is determined to remain as active as possible.