Toby Hawkridge, 11, who has Cerebral Palsy became the excited recipient of an R82 Crocodile Walking Frame, gifted to him recently by R82 whilst playing Frame Football at Basildon Soccability.
R82 UK, specialist suppliers of adaptive solutions for disabled children and young adults, are supporting UK Frame Football clubs by donating eight Crocodile Walkers to…Continue
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David Multon, 77, who lives in Salcombe and Dorking, has taken ownership of a new type of folding Minimo Plus mobility scooter so he can continue enjoying a rewarding lifestyle despite living with mobility difficulties.
Before retiring David spent most of his career…Continue
Added by TGA Mobility on July 22, 2016 at 9:30 — No Comments
As part of Abacus Healthcare's #BathingIsBetter campaign this FREE handy booklet explains the many reasons why having an assisted bath for your disabled child or dependent can be better than an accessible wet room or shower.
Download here: …Continue
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Abacus Healthcare, a leading specialist in power-assisted baths, has launched a diverse communication programme to educate healthcare professionals, families and disabled bathers about the benefits of accessible bathing versus adapted showering
Abacus Healthcare is a trusted and proven provider of specialist baths for disabled…Continue
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In this first video from our new interactive toileting and bathing workbook, Advanced Practitioner OT, Helena Poulton demonstrates how to position the Flamingo High-Low over a toilet - with the help of the lovely Tia...and some bubbles! :-)…
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Despite living with disability, William (Bill) Robertson, 66 from Bucks Burn near Aberdeen, has been able to revive his passion for outward-bound adventures thanks to a new 'Harley Davidson style' Supersport mobility scooter.
Originally born in Aberdeen, Bill has been a keen…
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As the main event sponsor of Kidz to Adultz Wales, R82 will host a series of interactive on-stand seminars led by R82’s Managing Director Jon Preater, and Helena Poulton, Advanced Practitioner OT and Consultant to R82. The seminar programme includes:
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Remap is a very special charity. Its 900 volunteers use their skill and ingenuity to design and make equipment for disabled people.
Of course, many items of specialist equipment are now available, but what can you do when there seems to be nothing on the market that suits your needs? Or if you have a piece of equipment which needs adaptation for you to be able to use it?
It is for these situations that Remap exists. Established some 50 years ago when very little equipment was…Continue
Abacus Healthcare will be demonstrating its popular hi-lo baths at the new Kidz-to-Adultz-Wales exhibition and offering the chance to win a large cuddly toy bear.
Thursday 7th July 2016, House of Sport, Cardiff, CF11 8AZ. 9.30am – 4.30pm.…
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