Postural Care: Stories from Families

My name is Sarah Clayton and I am a married mum with four wonderful children.  I grew up in a house in which Postural Care and protection of body shape dominated many things, the working day for both my parents, conversations around the dinner table and I’m pretty sure I was the only person in school whose friends had all had their body symmetry measured.  I began working with families supporting children who use Postural Care in the late 1990s and I have been addicted ever since.  At that time the concepts ofcoproduction, positive deviance and outcome focussed service provision, which I am passionate about, simply did not feature.

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Liam’s Wheelchair

Liam is one of the most charming, engaging and sociable people I’ve ever met. He doesn’t use words to communicate but that doesn’t stop him from becoming the centre of attention whenever he enters a room. His mum, dad and granddad are incredible. As a family the love they have for one another shines from … Continue reading Liam’s Wheelchair