Our Great Community - All In This Together

On this page, people in the SMA Community share their top tips and ideas for keeping entertained and positive during social isolation, as well as their thoughts on, and experiences of, how daily life is different for them at the moment. 

If you have any suggestions of things you'd like to share, please email: connections@smauk.org.uk

Rainbow Pictures

Rainbow Pictures

People all over the UK are putting up rainbow pictures in their windows to help raise a smile to the outside world. Please send in photos of your rainbow pictures!

Activities and Keeping Busy!

Activities and Keeping Busy!

People in the Community have been sharing their photos of the different things they've been up whilst keeping busy during this difficult time.

The 2.6 Challenge - Our Community

The 2.6 Challenge - Our Community

This campaign was launched to help charities plug some of the income shortfall they are experiencing as a result of COVID-19, but was also a great way to keep people entertained - see some of the photos and videos of those in the SMA Community taking part!

Tips for Surviving Time Indoors Without Going Nuts

Tips for Surviving Time Indoors Without Going Nuts

Molly, who has SMA, shares her top tips and ideas.

The Isolation Diaries

The Isolation Diaries

Ross, who has SMA and writes a regular blog, has been keeping a diary about his time in isolation.

Managing Care and Support Needs

Managing Care and Support Needs

Ross, who has SMA, has set out some of the ways he’s found to manage his care and support needs during this pandemic.

The Towler Family

The Towler Family

David, father of Chris (an adult who has SMA), shares how the family are and what they've been up to.

Peter - Things That Are Different

Peter - Things That Are Different

Peter, who has SMA, shares some of the things he's been thinking about during social isolation.

Tori's Corona Diaries

Tori's Corona Diaries

Freelance illustrator Tori, who has SMA Type 2, has been recording a video diary on her Instagram page while she's in isolation to share her journey and lighter moments in dealing with it all.