Supporting Active Step Podiatry

by Emily Ball in Whiteley, England, United Kingdom

Supporting Active Step Podiatry
We did it
On 28th May 2020 we successfully raised £7,137 with 61 supporters in 33 days

Support Active Step during this difficult time by buying vouchers for your future visit to help us get matched funding by Solent LEP.

by Emily Ball in Whiteley, England, United Kingdom

The global COVID-19 pandemic has created incredibly unique challenges to millions of British small business. However, with your help Active Step Podiatry has a very bright future. 

Crowdfunder are offering their platform to allow all UK small businesses to pre-sell their products and services for cash, with the promise that they can be redeemed at a later date when the restrictions are relaxed and we can see our patients again

In addition our Local Enterprise Partnership, Solent LEP is offering to match fund with a grant, the funds raised by this appeal. So for every £2 raised, we will receive another £1 from the Solent LEP grant up to a maximum of £2,000.

But also, to say thank you, if you purchase a voucher for one of our services, we will apply a 20% product credit to your account. This will be available to spend until the end of 2020. For example, if you purchase a £50 routine chiropody treatment, £10 will be added to your customer account for you to spend on products.

Separately to the offer above, we are offering up to 20% off on any products purchased on here. 

Finally, thank you for all your support over the years. The team and I are extremely grateful for all of your messages. It has been wonderful to hear from many of you. 

I am very lucky to have such amazing patients, a fantastic team and a strong business and am very confident that together we will come through this period and will continue to be able to provide Podiatry care for many years to come.

Thank you,

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This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

Gehwol Blue Cream (Usually £12)

For the prevention of foot odour. Helps to prevent infections and itching between the toes. Provides essential care for dry, rough skin on the feet, helping to restore the skin's elasticity, suppleness and smoothness.

£10 or more

Gehwol Green Cream (Usually £12)

Contains disinfecting substances for prevention of athlete's foot, itching and the formation of blisters between the toes. Feet become fresh, odourless, smooth and the natural oils relieve sore and aching feet.

£10 or more

Gehwol Red Rich Cream (Usually £12)

A rich emollient cream for rough, dry skin and also a warming balm for dry skin which gives relief for tired, strained and sore feet. A proven antiseptic prevents foot odour, athlete's foot and itching between the toes. Can be used daily.

£10 or more

Gehwol Foot Balm (Usually £12)

A refreshing and revitalising foot balm. Provides long lasting protection against foot odour, offers an effective method against athlete's foot and keeps your feet hygienically fresh. Sore feet and signs of fatigue disappear immediately. Revives tired and aching feet.

£11 or more

Gehwol FootDeo (Usually £14.50)

An intensive foot deodorant which contains a highly effective combination of manuka oil and active zinc oxides for long lasting elimination of strong foot odour. Also contains aloe vera which has an anti-inflammatory regenerating and moisturising effect.

£30 or more

Online Foot Health Video Consultation

Online Telehealth Consultations are for patients that have foot health concerns or issues. Examples may include: - Painful callus and corns - Suspected fungal nail or skin infections - Ingrowing toenails - Verrucas - Any skin or nail complaint This online consultation is structured as: - Assessment - Diagnosis - Treatment Advice & Recommendations - Onward referral where appropriate

£50 or more

Routine Chiropody Appointment (Existing Patient's)

This is the standard follow on appointment for routine treatment of any skin or nail complaints e.g. callus or corn removal, reduction or management of thick or ingrowing nails, treatment of verruca, treatment of itchy, scaly or sweaty feet.

£50 or more

Our birthday gift to you! (Existing Patient's)

This appointment is for all existing patients. You must book & pay for a routine chiropody appointment within 21 days of your birthday to enjoy a complimentary upgrade to a 40 min luxury appointment which includes a relaxing foot massage using soft tissue and joint mobilization techniques (great for tired and achy feet and stiff joints).

£50 or more

Heel Pain Fix Box

The Kit is perfect if you wish to try self care at home with first line advice. The Heel Pain Fix Box contains: A insole, designed to alleviate pain in the heel, A Foot Therapy Ball, Strapping, for instant pain relief, An instructional booklet on heel pain relieving exercises.

£60 or more

Musculoskeletal Online Video Consultation

This consultation is for any patient who requires assessment of any musculoskeletal condition affecting the: Foot or Ankle, Knee, Tendons, Arches, Common conditions patients may book in for may include: Knee pain, Shin splints, Heel pain, Bunions, Forefoot Pain. Patients should be prepared to talk via video link in a quiet place with as little background noise as possible.

£60 or more

Heel Pain Online Consult with FREE Heel Fix Box

Our Podiatrists are experts at diagnosing & resolving all types of heel pain. This online consultation is structured as follows: Assessment, Diagnosis, 1st line treatment advice, Exercises prescription via specialist app, Onward referral where appropriate. The Free Heel Pain Fix Box contains; An insole, designed to alleviate pain in the heel, A Foot Therapy Ball, Strapping for instant pain relief, An instructional booklet.

£75 or more

Initial Chiropody Appointment (New Patients Only)

Initial appointments are for any patient attending the clinic for the first time for chiropody related treatment. Examples may include; callus and corn removal, suspected fungal nail or skin infections; ingrowing toenails, verrucas, any skin or nail complaint.

£99 or more

Heel Pain Expert Consultation

Our Musculoskeletal Podiatrists are experts at diagnosing and resolving all types of heel pain. WITH YOUR EXPERT HEEL PAIN CONSULTATION YOU WILL RECEIVE A FREE HEEL FIX BOX WORTH £49.95 The Free Heel Pain Fix Box contains: A insole, designed to alleviate pain in the heel, A Foot Therapy Ball, Strapping, for instant pain relief, An instructional booklet on heel pain relieving exercises.

£190 or more

Initial MSK Consultation with Video Gait Analysis

This appointment is for any new patient who requires assessment of any musculoskeletal condition for example; pain in the knee, ankle or foot, tendon injury, arch pain. This type of consultation is sometimes referred to as a lower limb biomechanical assessment. Common conditions patients may attend with include; knee pain, shin splints, heel pain, bunions, leg length difference, lower back pain.

£299 or more

Second Pair of Custom Orthoses Package

This includes a 2nd pair of Custom Orthoses, any adjustments for fit and function, 2 years insurance cover against loss, damage and theft, and 2 annual refurbishments.

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