What makes us different?
Our vision is that every person living with a neurological condition has access to affordable, long term exercise and physical activity.
We help people get back to community activities and exercises they did before their stroke or diagnosis. Or we help people to start new activities.
What makes us different?
We are physiotherapist led, so we have expertise and qualifications which makes it safe to exercise.
People can join our groups without having to have a GP referral.
We make it as easy as possible to join us by providing help at every stage.
Our classes are affordable.
Our services are designed for the long-term, to be a part of people's healthy, happy lives.
We have a holistic approach which means that we see meaningful change and long-term benefits.
We collaborate with other health and exercise professionals to make our services the best they can be.
LEGS was founded by Annys Fairweather in 2016. Annys is the Chair of Trustees. She is a figurehead for the charity and provides leadership and direction to the team. The trustees work towards achieving the vision, mission and values of LEGS.
Annys’ ability to bring about meaningful change was recognised at the Kensington and Chelsea Business Awards in 2018 where she was awarded Young Entrepreneur of the Year and LEGS was Commended in the Best Charity or Social Enterprise category.
In one of my first sessions a bubbly lady gave us her top tips on travelling abroad in a wheelchair and how best to get around Venice. Travel abroad? Venice?
Somehow I wasn't expecting that! Time for a reappraisal of what life might have to offer and it might be more interesting than I think, even though I am now living a ‘new normal’!
We don't discriminate by level of disability, address or financial means. Everybody should enjoy the many benefits of exercise.
Everybody should have the opportunity to improve their physical function and independence.
Everybody should have access to social participation and have mental well being.
We know that recovery takes place over many years following a stroke and that long term exercise brings huge benefits to those with neurological conditions.
Equal access to physical activity for people with neurological conditions, enabling them to live active, healthy lives.
To provide affordable and accessible rehabilitation to people living with neurological conditions.
we deliver excellence
we are inclusive
we are collaborative
we have integrity