Mastermind of Sport

Feb 07, 2014 11:32 GMT Aspire Sporting greats battled for the title 'Mastermind of Sport' in aid of Aspire

Justin Levene secures his first marathon win

Jan 29, 2014 09:52 GMT Aspire Justin Levene, who trains at the Aspire National Training Centre, won the Dubai Marathon last Friday, only the second time he had attempted the distance.

What if you can’t afford the means to your own independence?

Jan 15, 2014 10:30 GMT Aspire “If Aspire Grants had not contributed towards the manual wheelchair, I would have been stuck in the chair from Wheelchair Services and would not have been able to live my life.”

New Aspire House in Chatham

Jan 13, 2014 16:06 GMT Aspire On Friday we launched an Aspire House in Chatham, our first property in Kent, in partnership with Southern Housing Group. Aspire provides temporary accessible homes for people with Spinal Cord Injury while a permanent solution is arranged, avoiding the appalling situation of being forced to live in inappropriate housing.

A visit to The Grove Independent School

Dec 04, 2013 09:13 GMT Aspire Last week, Aspire Chief Executive, Brian Carlin, visited The Grove Independent School along with Aspire Housing tenant Maz and her assistance dog, Bernie, to talk about the work of Aspire

Aspire Sports Quiz Dinner Manchester 2013

Nov 13, 2013 16:57 GMT Aspire Thursday 7th November saw the sell-out Aspire Sports Quiz Dinner Manchester take place at The Lowry Hotel.

Vote for Aspire, Back Up and Spinal Injuries Association to become Luton Airport's Charity of the Year

Nov 01, 2013 12:00 GMT Aspire Aspire, Back Up and Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) are working together to raise awareness and vital funds to support people with Spinal Cord Injury. Help us become London Luton Airport’s Charity of the Year. Please vote for us and spread the word by passing this on to friends, family and colleagues.

Aspire house launch in Aylesbury

Oct 30, 2013 16:32 GMT Aspire Last week, Amy, our first tenant in Aspire's new Aylesbury House, welcomed lots of people into her home for the official launch of the property.

Assistive Technology Conference 2013

Oct 28, 2013 16:20 GMT Aspire The Aspire Assistive Technology programme exists to ensure that everyone, regardless of the level of their injury, has independent access to a computer. Based in the Spinal Injury Centres, Aspire provides computers and the necessary technology, along with a dedicated team of volunteers, to ensure patients get the most out of what is available.

New Aspire house in Middlesbrough “has given me my independence back”

Oct 02, 2013 16:17 BST Aspire Sally, from Middlesbrough is the first tenant in the latest Aspire house, which was launched on Friday 27th September in partnership with Habinteg, a leading national provider of affordable homes and support services.