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Mascot special needs cot at Kidz-to-Adultz-South – the only care cot for truly future-proofed care


Thursday 17th May 2018. 9.30am – 4.30pm. 

Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre,

Hall 1 (via Gate F), Etps Rd, Farnborough. GU14 6FD.

Stand: C0

As part of Theraposture’s extensive product range, the Mascot Cot Bed System is a popular choice with parents and professionals and Charities, as its adaptable design can change as needs…


Added by Theraposture on May 1, 2018 at 11:43 — No Comments

Frontier Support at the Lambeth Autism Fair

We were really pleased to be part of the Lambeth Autism Fair earlier this month; which was aimed at parents and carers with children on the autistic spectrum and autistic adults.

The Frontier stand was staffed by Acting CEO, Tony Piercy and…


Added by Frontier Support on April 25, 2018 at 13:45 — No Comments

Abacus to demonstrate popular Gemini and Scorpio baths at relocated Kidz-to-Adultz-South

Abacus Specialist Bathroom Solutions, the trusted manufacturer of assisted baths for young bathers with disabilities, will be exhibiting its Gemini and Scorpio accessible baths at the relocated Kidz-to-Adultz-South exhibition.

NEW VENUE! Thursday 17th May 2018, 9.30am – 4.30pm, Farnborough International Exhibition…


Added by Abacus Healthcare on April 24, 2018 at 8:23 — No Comments

Dodging digital dangers

The internet can be a wonderful place – a huge source of information and a fabulous and convenient way to communicate and make new friends. For people with learning disabilities, and particularly communication disorders such as…


Added by Frontier Support on April 13, 2018 at 13:22 — No Comments

wheelAIR seek wheelchair users to join exclusive wheelAIR PRO community


The award-winning cooling backrest cushion start-up, wheelAIR®, are seeking outgoing manual wheelchair users to join their exclusive wheelAIR PRO community.


The benefits of becoming a wheelAIR PRO include the chance to buy a significantly reduced limited…


Added by Laura McFarlane on April 11, 2018 at 11:56 — No Comments

Glasgow based healthcare start-up gears up to support spinal patients at upcoming national games

Glasgow based healthcare start-up wheelAIR are supporting patients of Glasgow’s Queen Elizabeth National Spinal Injuries Unit.  


wheelAIR are offering each member of the Glasgow Inter-Spinal Games team the opportunity to use…


Added by Laura McFarlane on April 11, 2018 at 11:30 — No Comments

FREE Mobility Scooter Safe Driving Day

This year's FREE Mobility Scooter Safe Driving day at the TGA showroom in Sudbury, Suffolk on Thursday 19th April between 11am and 3pm will be bigger and better than ever!


This fun event will offer the following:

• FREE safe driving tips and advice

• FREE health check for all mobility scooters

• FREE safe driving certificate

• FREE test drives…


Added by TGA Mobility on March 26, 2018 at 10:28 — No Comments

Let's Get Clear On Capacity

With 'capacity' often acing as a blanket term, it’s easy to assume the Mental Capacity Act of 2005 is equally broad. However, this really isn’t the case, and it’s important to remember that someone may have capacity in one area of their lives, but not another.



Added by Frontier Support on March 26, 2018 at 7:07 — No Comments

Top Wheelchair Basketball Star to Judge Innovative Design Competition

ONE of the country’s top wheelchair basketball stars is to judge the Blackwood Design Awards which aims to find the best new innovations to help people with…


Added by bespoken Team on March 22, 2018 at 14:06 — No Comments

TGA Partners With Charity Parkinsons UK

TGA, a proven specialist in quality mobility scooters, has forged a new relationship with the charity Parkinson’s UK, which means the charity’s members can now purchase a TGA mobility scooter at a reduced price. …


Added by TGA Mobility on March 12, 2018 at 11:17 — No Comments

TGA Showcasing Wheelchairs, Powerpacks and the WHILL Powerchair At Kidz Middle 2018

At Kidz-to-Adultz-Middle, TGA Mobility will be exhibiting for the first time with examples from its quality wheelchairwheelchair powerpack and powerchair range – ideal for teenagers and young adults with restricted mobility.…


Added by TGA Mobility on March 8, 2018 at 12:02 — No Comments

Theraposture to showcase affordable quality at Kidz Middle

Theraposture will be demonstrating why our range offers the highest levels of quality and future-proofing for the lowest prices at Kidz-to-Adultz-Middle.

Thursday 15th March 2018, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, 
Coventry CV6 6GE. Stand C4.

Free entry and parking.

Theraposture has been a proven manufacturer of quality assistive furniture for over 35 years. It is highly regarded by Occupational Therapists,…


Added by Theraposture on March 6, 2018 at 13:37 — No Comments

Blogger Beth Takes The TGA WHILL Powerchair On The Bus

In this video you can watch TGA's blogger Beth trialling the TGA WHILL powerchair. In this blog she takes the WHILL personal electric vehicle on the bus. She finds that getting up the ramp is easy, as is the cornering, and Beth has a really positive experience.

You can…


Added by TGA Mobility on March 5, 2018 at 12:10 — 1 Comment

Powerchair Blogger Beth Reviews The TGA WHILL's Moveable Seat

In Beth's latest blog she takes the TGA WHILL powerchair out to a family meal to celebrate her brother's birthday, and gets to try out the WHILL's moveable seat feature.

You can read Beth's…


Added by TGA Mobility on March 5, 2018 at 12:05 — No Comments

Etac R82 to deliver educational seminars and new R82 Meerkat stander at Kidz Middle

Etac R82, the UK’s leading specialist in Scandinavian-inspired assistive equipment for disabled children and adults, will be offering invaluable product demonstrations and CPD-accredited seminars at Kidz-to-Adultz-Middle.

Thursday 15th March 2018, 9.30am – 4.30pm, Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry CV6 6GE. Stand D1. Free entry and parking.…


Added by R82 UK on February 23, 2018 at 12:57 — 2 Comments

Disability, Accessibility & The Psychology of Style - "Madam, in My Experience People in Wheelchairs Prefer not to be Noticed" & Other Misconceptions.

Last year at NAIDEX, the disability equipment show in Birmingham, Fiona, Founder of Blue Badge Style, spoke about the importance of style when understanding the needs of someone with a disability. It never ceases to amaze that medical professionals don't see this as a critical factor in a person's well being! This is very much the manifesto and raison d'etre of Blue Badge Style - 'style and disability are not mutually exclusive'. Faced with no control over…


Added by Fiona Jarvis on February 20, 2018 at 15:55 — No Comments

R82 launches new dynamic Meerkat stander that promotes learning through movement

Etac R82, the highly respected specialist manufacturer and supplier of assistive equipment for disabled individuals, is delighted to introduce its new pioneering dynamic stander for children – the R82 Meerkat.

R82 is a Danish brand of high quality, ergonomic products that…


Added by R82 UK on February 16, 2018 at 10:28 — No Comments

Theraposture donate specialist adjustable double combination bed to DIYSOS Amanda

Name: Amanda Worne

Client challenges: Reduced mobility due to spinal injury

Solution: Double combination bed with dual profiling and variable height

Amanda Worne, aged 46 from Yapton near Arundel, West Sussex, is a remarkable lady who continues to rebuild her…


Added by TGA Mobility on January 9, 2018 at 13:02 — No Comments

Battery Driven Mobility Scooters

Of course, electric mobility scooters are used most often by the elderly. Also used frequently by people with certain disabilities that makes walking difficult. Naturally, as well as people affected by illness.

Using a scooter provides the means to move around freely. Interacting with friends and family. Of course, as well as remaining active members of the community.

For a person to be able to use a scooter satisfactorily. He or she should be able to take a few steps. Able to…


Added by Eric Roberts on January 8, 2018 at 9:56 — No Comments

Bob Gibbs demonstrates how the Scorpio accessible bath works

In this video Bob Gibbs, Area Sales Manager for Abacus Healthcare, demonstrates why the power-assisted Scorpio bath is a leading choice for OTs and disabled bathers.

Scorpio 1700 Height Adjustable Bath Compact yet exceptionally versatile, the Scorpio 1700 is height adjustable and comes with a manual or powered transfer…


Added by TGA Mobility on December 19, 2017 at 14:35 — No Comments

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