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Meet the Ableworld Specialist Team

The Ableworld Specialist Team are highly trained with over 25 years' experience between them, so you can be sure they know how to respond to your unique situation and find the equipment that suits your needs, for your independence.

Our Specialist Team includes:

Louise Mason 
Specialist Mobility Advisor
Cheshire, North Wales and the Wirral.

To date Lou has attended over 80 training sessions relating to specialist equipment and has played a key role in the development of the Specialist Department. Together with a leading manufacturer Lou has developed
her own specialist chair and along with the Countess of Cheshire Hospital developed a Community Cushion.

Lou’s infectious enthusiasm and empathy with her clients means that she gets on well with the many deserving cases she deals with every month. From helping young people with cerebral palsy to people with complex disabilities and mental health.


Jayne Tarling
Specialist Mobility Advisor 
Merseyside and Lancashire

Jayne is a qualified Occupational Therapist, Jayne has spent her whole working life supporting and encouraging people of all ages to live fulfilling, engaging and independent lives. Prior to completing her Occupational Therapy degree in 2010,

Jayne worked as:

  • Technical Instructor within a learning disability day centre
  • Senior Nursing Assistant with NHS hospitals
  • Senior Nursing Assistant within a hospice setting
  • Community Care Assistant with Crossroads Care Scheme (Dementia Care)
  • Volunteer Activity Co-Ordinator within a residential care home

Since obtaining her degree Jayne spent 5 years at Seashell Trust, a national charity and educational setting for young adults with complex and severe learning disabilities. As part of a small team of occupational therapists Jayne provided opportunties for the students to learn new skills to gain greater independence in their lives.


Andrew Harper-Wilkes

Specialist Mobility Adviser
Staffordshire, Derbyshire and Shropshire

Andrew has worked in the care industry since the age of 18 working in many different roles. Starting his career as a Care Assistant and working his way up to Care Manager.
Over the years, Andrew has experienced working with adults and children with physical and psychological ailments as well as working within palliative care with dementia
client’s, MND, MS and many other debilitating conditions in residential settings and client’s own homes.

Andrew prides himself in promoting independence and mental well-being, ensuring your voice is heard to ensure comfort and safety. Here are just a few words Andrew
always aims to work towards – individualised services, responsive to individual’s needs, guiding always with care and compassion.


Our Specialists can be found in a number of our stores and are also available for home demonstrations around our specialist store locations