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Exhibitor List for Kidz to Adultz North

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Who is exhibiting at Kidz to Adultz North 2021?

Complete range of powered stairclimbers to safely and comfortably convey people up to 230kg with reduced mobility on stairways. Free home assessments UK Extensive range of infinitely adjustable adult and paediatric vacuum posture cushions The Gravity chair solution The game changing Aqua Liberty and Bagel bathing solutions sleep system.

Stand number: K3

Since 2001 Ability Needs has been the country’s most informative, best distributed disability magazine for the less able and their carers made available within special needs groups, nursing homes and NHS Trusts throughout the United Kingdom in addition to being distributed to disabled people and NHS and Social Services Occupational Therapists free of charge through our extensive mobility mailing information.

Stand number: K1a

ableMove designs and manufacturers a range of products designed to support and assist with day to day living for wheelchair users. Our flagship product the ableSling is an in-situ transfer sling used for manual and hoist transfers. We also sell a Lite version, our very popular ableDry and a variety of other products for wheelchair users.

Stand number: B7

 

Aergo Health is launching a dynamic seating system, Aergo PS, using pressure sensitive air cells to manage a child’s posture in real-time, keeping the user comfortable and in a healthy sitting position. Our digital platform gives users more independence and clinicians the ability to virtually monitor and adjust the positions of the child.

Stand number: H7

Allied Mobility is the UK’s leading wheelchair accessible vehicle specialist. We’re committed to designing and converting our cars to the highest quality so that you can travel safely in your wheelchair, whether that be as a driver or passenger. Our cars are available on the Motability Scheme, to purchase outright or to hire.

Stand number: CZ 6,9&10

Distributors of a range of powerful off road, electric wheelchairs. Suitable for children, teens & adults. Covering the whole of the UK.

Stand number: D4

All Together NOW! Newspaper is the North West’s award-winning charity newspaper for all, but especially those living with disability, ill-health, and the elderly. Pick up a copy in hospitals and supermarkets across Merseyside, Cheshire, and Lancs. With 250,000 readers, ATN is full of news, and advice on all things about health and well-being!

Stand number: V15

AskJules specialise in supporting disabled students to make the transition to university. We support our clients to recruit & employ a team of compatible PAs to provide their health and social care, including academic support. In short we do everything to ensure our clients get the best care and support possible.

Stand number: V33

Specialist importer and supplier of Easystand and Zing supportive standing devices. Sit to Stand, supine, prone and portable standing frames for the smallest infants to the tallest adults. We are a small, friendly team with a focus on supported standing.

Stand number: F7

Baffin provides multifunctional standing frames featuring Second Spine TechnologyTM. Our high quality, innovative and patented products cater to a wide range of conditions supporting rehabilitation and offering solutions for complex medical needs.

Stand number: H4

Bealies Adaptive Wear is an online shop selling adaptive joggers/trousers for wheelchair users. The product is the brainchild of Caron Mcluckie whose son suffered a spinal cord stroke in 2016, they discovered that trousers do not fit properly whilst sat in a wheelcchair, so she designed her own ! The company was launched in September 2021.

Stand Number: H3

Beaumont College offers person-centred day and residential programmes to young people aged between 18 and 25 with a broad range of physical and/or learning impairments. Our aim is to enable students to take responsibility for their lives in whichever form this takes and to realise their dreams in the safest way possible.

Stand number: L1

Bendrigg Trust is a specialist outdoor centre who provide fully inclusive, fully accessible activity residentials at their centre based near the Lake District National Park. Residential packages are available for Families & Adults of all abilities as well as Organised Groups from Schools & Charities.

Stand number: V17

Bennett Workplace an exclusive UK dealer for VELA chairs, providing specialist activity seating for both children and adults with reduced mobility. Our team of highly trained assessors work closely with OTs, Physios and other medical professionals to ensure the users needs are met, increasing their independence at home, work and school.

Stand number: K2

A family run company with over 46 years in the mobility industry. We specialise in Bespoke powered wheelchairs. To fit your needs to enable you to get on with life. Main partner for www.baldertech.co.uk. covering the north of the UK. Sales & Service, Advice on most powered wheelchairs in the UK.

Stand number: E7

The only national helpline service providing support for children and adults with bladder and bowel problems, their carers and the professionals who support them. Our team of nurse specialists and product advisors are available to provide clinical and product advice, signposting to additional support services, training and more.bladder and bowel uk logo

Stand number: DL6

BundleBean sells a range of stunning wheelchair cosies, waterproof rain covers, adaptive ponchos and a range of useful travel accessories – all in signature eye catching designs. New designs and products for 2021!  

Stand number: J8

Cadent owns, operates and maintains the largest natural gas distribution network in the United Kingdom, transporting gas to 11 million homes and businesses across West Midlands, North West England, East of England and North London.

Stand number: F6

Formed 15 years ago by Marion Stanton in response to the needs realised in her experience of having a son with cerebral palsy. CandLE specialise in supporting education for students who rely on Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC).

Stand number: J7a

Carebase provides bespoke solutions for children with specialised cots, beds and safe environments including the Bock, Freistil Snug and Havenspace ranges.

Stand number: E3

We are a Football Club specifically for people with CP or acquired brain injury. We are a registered charity – No: 1175709. We currently have 6 centres across each county in the North West Region and deliver approximately 14 sessions each, together with 5 charity support programs.

Stand number: L3

Family-owned business specialising in the manufacturing of paediatric wheelchairs both indoor and outdoor to the NHS and private clients.

Stand number: D1

CL Medilaw are specialist medical negligence and serious injury solicitors who work with our clients and their families to get the support, answers and compensation they deserve. We are a different type of law firm, committed to putting clients first.

Stand number: E4

We offer individualised day and residential programmes of study for those with communication difficulties including Hearing Impairment, ASC & Learning Difficulties. Vocational subjects are taught in real work environments and students develop social and independence skills in college and the community in a highly supportive environment.

Stand number: V23

Credo Care is an independent fostering agency specialising in the care of children with additional needs, complex medical needs and learning difficulties. We work with local authorities across the country to provide stable, professional, long-term foster placements for children with additional needs.

Stand number: H7a

Cycling Projects is a national inclusive cycling charity providing inclusive cycling activities for children, adults and the elderly across a national network of centres. We empower people to weave cycling into lifestyles through support training and volunteer opportunities.

Stand number: V12

We are a family run business from Liverpool. At Davinci Mobility we can make virtually any wheelchair to your exact specification – That’s what we’ve been doing since the 1990’s and we have thousands of happy customers who come back time and time again!

Stand number: L5

Our great range of outdoor products are for children and adults. So whether you are interested in a Delta all-terrain buggy to get out into the countryside, a Hippocampe Beach Wheelchair for trips to the seaside or want to run a Marathon, we are here to help.

Stand number: G1

Awarded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted at three consecutive inspections, Derwen College provides a rich learning environment for young people aged 16-25 with special educational needs and disabilities. The college has four sites in Shropshire for day and residential students.

Stand number: V21

Our enablement team provide advice to members of the public and healthcare professionals about all aspects of staying independent at home. We also provide Access Audits, Occupational Assessments which can be done free of charge in our equipment centre or privately (costs apply).

Stand number: DL5

Driving Mobility is a registered charity that accredits a network of 20 driving assessment centres covering the whole of the UK. Many with outreach facilities, these centres include independent charities and NHS centres which offer professional information and assessment so disabled and elderly people can gain or retain independence.

Stand number: V34

Award-nominated, Enable Magazine is the UK’s leading disability and lifestyle title, bringing specialist content into the hands of the disabled community. Each issue of Enable is bursting with real life stories, celebrity interviews, advice, and spotlight features on topics that really matter.

Stand number: A5

Etac offers innovative product solutions to enhance independence and mobility for people of all ages. It’s considered design, continually innovates and looks at the carers needs as well as those of the user. Our products are developed in close cooperation with industrial designers, healthcare professionals and users.

Stand number: B2

EyeTech International are a global leader in AAC communication aids and eye tracking technology with over 25 years of experience, we have helped over 10,000 users around the world regain their independence. Our OnBright software and EyeOn devices allow users to communicate, control their environment, work and learn.

Stand number: H4

France+Associates is a chartered architectural practice providing services nationwide, an award-winning team who specialise in design and managing the construction process of new dwellings or housing adaptations. F+A are recognised as a trusted partner by many of the UK’s leading law firms and assist individuals with wide ranging injuries.

Stand number: F5

In 2019, Geberit launched the Geberit AquaClean Mera Care shower toilet which includes innovative and unrivalled product features which all play a vital role to ensure that people of all ages can regain their independence and dignity in the bathroom.

Stand number: H1

Grainge Villa Florida are two luxury villas located in The Manor at Westhaven, Davenport, Florida near to Disney World. Both villas have 6 bedrooms, are fully accessible and have an electric pool hoist, single electric profiling bed, electric portable hoist tilt and space shower commode chair amongst other equipment.

Stand number: J9

The UrZone safety bed is a low sensory safe space for sleeping or relaxing for both children and adults. Incredibly strong and durable for daily use, it also fits into a suitcase for travel / respite / hospital use. Can be washed and tumble-dried. Custom-designed to suit specific needs. Full funding assistance provided.

Stand number: J5

Created by a family to make the difference; Home From Home Care provides specialist residential services to adults (18+) with learning disabilities and high acuity needs, autism, epilepsy and complex health & mental health. We design bespoke environments and support to enable each person to lead a fulfilled life on their own terms.

Stand number: J5a

Established in 2008, Innova Care Concepts had a clear mission which remains the same today, and that is to provide the most innovative and intuitive designed healthcare equipment and furniture, that not only enhances clinical outcomes but that look great too. Pioneering changing healthcare for the better.

Stand number: D11

Integrex is at the forefront of special needs technology design and provision in the UK. Interactive Floor Systems, Immersive Rooms and Interactive Screens all designed for the Special Needs Sector, to stimulate children’s responses, cognitive understanding and recognition abilities.

Stand number: J3

Irwin Mitchell’s reputation for helping clients & their families with a wide range of personal legal issues is second to none. Our highly specialised team combines powerful legal knowledge & experience with care & consideration to ensure that clients receive the best possible support & guidance throughout their claim and beyond.

Stand number: B6

Jiraffe specialises in providing postural care equipment and support for everybody, whether they’re at home, school, rest or play! The Jiraffe range covers all aspects of everyday life from seating to mobility and sleeping, to therapy and bathroom equipment – aimed at enabling people to experience a wider range of activities in comfort.

Stand number: C1

Ki Mobility produce a range of exciting and innovative wheelchair and seating products that are ‘better by design’. The portfolio includes super-lightweight adult manual wheelchairs, tilt-in-space wheelchairs, paediatric wheelchairs and premium wheelchair cushions and backrests.

Stand number: C3

With each of our Kidz to Adultz Exhibitions, we produce a new magazine packed with interesting articles, relevant adverts, true stories, advice and more.

Designed with parents, carers and professionals in mind, discover new and interesting material to help young individuals with disabilities.

Stand number: DL5

Lazarehab is the exclusive distributor in the UK for Hernik specialist car seats. Our car seats are specially designed for children with special needs from babies up to teenagers up to 75 Kg (aprox.12 stones). Design, comfort, safety, great postural support and easy for transfers.

Stand number: H8

Leckey has over 30 years’ experience of developing and manufacturing innovative seating, standing, walking, bathing, sleeping and Firefly products that make a real difference to the quality of life for children with special needs and their families.

Stand number: F1

Lewis Reed (WAV) Ltd is the leading UK vehicle supplier specialising in the conversion of vehicles to aid the mobility of wheelchair users. We sell and rent new and used specialist and adapted vehicles for the disabled and wheelchair user.

Stand number: CZ5

The LFC Foundation is the official charity of Liverpool Football Club. Our mission is to bring together the LFC family to create life changing opportunities for children and young people. The Foundation delivers a wide range of projects in areas of high need across Liverpool City Region and beyond.

Stand number: V24

Lifeways is the UK’s largest team of support professionals providing support for adults with learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries, and mental health conditions. Our 11,000 colleagues support almost 5,000 individuals at our 1,500 supported living and residential services.

Stand number: A3

We are one of the leading design schools in the UK. We focus on ergonomics and human factors research and developing suitable inclusive design solutions. We are collaborating on a government funded project to improve the building regulations for inclusive public spaces.

Stand number: G7

Learning United, Sports Unlimited. LUSU was formed with one purpose: to design activity related products, training programmes and materials for those who work with people with disabilities. We are fronted by two passionate, energetic and knowledgeable individuals who are committed to changing the attitudes, techniques and skills of people.

Stand number: V25

Manchester Occupational Therapy Services are an established private occupational therapy practice for children based in South Manchester covering the North West of England. We are able to offer occupational therapy in a range of environments such as our clinic, schools and homes.

Stand number: A2

McElmeel Mobility is a leading supplier of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles throughout the UK and Ireland. Founded in 1950; it is the longest established and most experienced Mobility company within the industry. Offering award winning customer service, top quality conversions and an extensive range of vehicles for all sectors.

Stand number: CZ7 & CZ8

Moorings Mediquip UK Ltd are a leading supplier to the healthcare industry in UK and Ireland. Depending on location products are Seating, Sensory Equipment, Walkers and Standers, Trikes, Buggies, Wheelchairs, Toilet Chairs and Sleep Systems. An experienced team of Area Consultants give nationwide coverage. 

Stand number: F8

The Safety Sleeper provides an attractive and cosy safe space for night time wanderers. Designed for home use and supplied in a suitcase so it can be taken on over-nights or holidays.

The NEW Sensory Pod is a calming space designed for schools, public buildings and home.

Veldink4Kids are bespoke, fun wheelchairs for all complex needs.

Stand number: J1

Founded in 1967, National Star is a Specialist College that prepares young people with disabilities for adulthood and supports them to realise their aspirations. With learning & specialist therapies, residential services, work based training, social enterprises and work in the wider community we prepare you to live your best life!

Stand number: V18

Thousands of families rely on Newlife to get the equipment they need, equipment that has often been refused by the statutory services or the delays in provision mean that the child will suffer unnecessarily. Newlife runs the only fast track equipment services in the UK helping those children in urgent need.

Stand number: E1

We carry out assessments both in client’s home and in our assessment clinic at our base in Wines. Newlyn can carry out assessments for specialist seating, manual wheelchairs, power wheelchairs, ceiling track hoists, showering and bathing equipment and sleep systems ensuring 24hr postural management.

Stand number: H5

Our high quality, British-made orthopaedic adjustable beds and rise / recliner chairs come with built-in NHC Cyclo-Therapy® massage technology; designed to reduce pain, promote relaxation and help you get a good night’s sleep.

Stand number: B10

Northern Case Management (NCM) provides support to people with acquired neurological damage empowering them to develop their full potential through provision of a comprehensive client focused service. NCM work closely with the client, family or representative to provide tailored support packages in their own homes and in the community.

Stand number: E9

The Osprey Group is made up of 3 companies, Osprey Healthcare, The Osprey Sling Company & Timo UK. Each company offers a range of products designed to aid in different aspects of day to day life such as Showering & Bathing, Toileting and Moving & Handling.

Stand number: F4

Phab logoPhab inspires and supports disabled and non-disabled children, young people and adults to make more of life together – breaking down community barriers, reducing social isolation, and creating opportunities for all involved to enjoy the same activities and challenges side by side.

Stand Number: V16

Pioneer Medical Europe Limited is a medical device company specialising in unique devise to help with every day living.

Stand number: A6

PODS is the most innovative of play spaces, with a choice of removable multisensory themes, children’s imaginary playtime pops up out of the bag, wherever you go. A 360 degree surrounding coupled with thematic audio and imagery, our innovative play tents can switch with children’s ever-changing tastes and moods.

Stand number: C4

PosAbility Magazine is an innovative lifestyle publication for disabled people. Every issue showcases disabled writers sharing articles that are topical and important to the disabled community, alongside accessible holiday ideas, a kids section, products, recipes, competitions and much more. Pick up your free copy today on our stand.

Stand number: J6

Prestige Nursing & Care is a UK wide homecare provider registered to work with children and adults. We provide all levels of care from companionship to complex.
We have a specialist clinical team who are involved in ensuring our clients’ care plans are arranged to have the most positive outcomes for our clients and their families.

Stand number: A9

We are distributors of adult & paediatric healthcare aids and have recently become the UK distributor of Krabat therapy aids. For Kidz to Adults North we will be bringing the Krabat Jockey Plus therapy chair, the iKAN orthotic brace and our new iGO stroller. All are exciting and innovative products, and offer huge benefits to the user.

Stand number: A19

QAC is a national residential College and charity that supports a diverse range of student abilities and needs aged 16 and above. We offer an innovative, holistic approach to learning and support. Class sizes are small and support levels high. Our Curriculum is designed to maximise life chances, develop independence and work skills.

Stand number: V13

Rahana Life provide a range of technology for people with arm or hand weakness or a limited range of movement. So whether you are interested in the Jaco robotic arm, the Obi robotic feeding companion, Armon mobile arm supports or the new Ability-Drive which uses eye tracking to drive a powered wheelchair, we are here to help!

Stand number: J12

We are rehabilitation and healthcare equipment specialists. As a family run business, we have a collective 200 years of knowledge and experience in specialist seating, powerchairs and manual wheelchairs. Our support is nationwide and includes a comprehensive seating service – providing products that range from moulded solutions to the world’s first modular Aergo PS Air System.

Stand number: J10

Redbank House is Disabled Living’s Health and Social Care Hub in Cheetham, North Manchester. We are a modern and accessible venue offering spacious and vibrant facilities. Our venue has flexible rooms, sensory rooms and office accommodation.

Stand number: DL5 

RMS are a British manufacturer with over 40 years of experience supplying the NHS, the medical trade and individuals. We are fully committed to our users and those who care for them to create market leading innovative inclusive solutions. 

Stand number: J4

Since 1987, Ruskin Mill Trust has developed its unique method of Practical Skills Therapeutic Education in working with children and young people from the age of 6 to 25, as well as adults with complex behaviour and learning difficulties and disabilities, including autistic spectrum conditions, whose needs cannot be met elsewhere. 

Stand number: V19

With over 20 years of experience, Safespaces work closely with families, carers and healthcare professionals to create custom-made safespaces and high-sided beds. Our products are designed for adults and children with complex needs, including learning disabilities, autism, epilepsy and behaviours that challenge. 

Stand number: F3

Visit Santa’s Grotto and collect a free gift.

Gifts kindly supported by the League of Jewish Women, North West Region.

Stand number: D8

Scan Mobility are market leaders when it comes to providing children and adults with a safe sleeping environment at home and Care. Our staff offer a quality, reliable and dependable service and are happy to help you with any products including ScanTurn Mattress, paediatric beds, cots, pressure area care and our range in Gel cushions.

Stand number: G4

Schuchmann have an excellent paediatric product range of innovative high quality products which have stood the test of time in seating, standing, walking and bathing, each with their own unique points which set them aside from others. We are committed to assisting therapists and carers, to provide the highest level of service and support.

Stand number: B1

Seenin offers stylish clothing & accessories designed for children & adults with disabilities. As one of the UK’s leading adaptive clothing brands for special needs our product range includes aprons, bibs, kerchiefs, sleepwear, wheelchair covers, changing mats, gloves & bespoke items which provide comfort and make everyday tasks easier. 

Stand number: K1

SEN Magazine is packed full of interesting articles and authoritative articles keeping you up to date with the latest SEN news, products, services and CPD opportunities. A great read and source of information for parents and carers as well as all practitioners in SEN. Visit our website to subscribe or sign up for our monthly newsletter.

Stand number: D12

SensoryPlus Ltd is one of the UK’s leading independent sensory equipment providers from single catalogue items through to entire environments. With over 40years of know how, we have an abundance of sensory toys and equipment, including soft play, bubble tubes, both indoor and outdoor equipment, multi sensory solutions and more.Sensoryplus logo

Stand number: J11

Simpson Millar Solicitors provides easy access to high quality legal services whether you’re looking for legal advice about Family Law or Divorce, Making a Will, Conveyancing, dealing with an Employment Law issue or making a Medical Negligence or Personal Injury claim. We’ll be transparent about our Solicitors fees so there are no hidden costs.

Stand number: H9

Stand number: A10

Smartbox is a leading provider of AAC hardware, software and accessories supporting disabled children and adults throughout the UK and globally to have a voice and achieve greater independence. Our market leading Grid software is available for iPad, Windows tablet or via one our own Grid Pad devices and we also offer training.

Stand number: H2

At Smirthwaite we just love to make things easier for children of all ages with special needs. There’s a passion behind everything we design and we aim to leave parents and children alike with that ‘wow’ factor!

Stand number: H12

A children’s well-being brand specialising in weighted blankets which have been designed exclusively for children. The range also includes sensory bedsheets and weighted lap pads.

Stand number: H3a

We are a charity based in Chester that provides accessible play opportunities for children with additional needs and support for families.

Stand number: V20

We supply a wide range of beds for children and adults through the UK. We are promoting at the Kidz to Adults North our great new Universal Bed surround called the Cloud Cuddle. It’s a unique product which turns every single bed into a safe and calming bed in just 5 minutes.

Stand number: A1

From wheelchair accessible vehicles, to specialist commercial and private hire transport, we convert every vehicle with Intelligence, Empathy and Care. Let TBC Conversions get you on the road to the next stage of your journey.

Stand number: CZ1, CZ2 & CZ3

We provide funding to children with disabilities, life-limiting illnesses and those who are in extreme poverty across the UK. Our grants can fund specialist equipment such as wheelchairs, trikes, sensory toys not available on the NHS, treatments such as a Speech & Language Therapy and Behavioural Therapy, and household essentials.

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The Brain Charity offers a wide range of services and support for people with neurological conditions, their family, friends and carers. This includes emotional, practical support and advice with employment, training and benefits. They also offer counselling, an advocacy service and hold social activities.

Stand Number: A4

The Movement Centre is a UK charity and specialist treatment centre. We are dedicated to supporting children and their families living with movement disabilities. We provide a specialist therapy called Targeted Training to help children gain movement control, giving them more strength and control, helping them reach their full potential. 

Stand number: V14

The OT Magazine is a publication designed solely for occupational therapists. Each issue includes contributions from OTs sharing their work, exploring their roles and highlighting successful projects. The magazine is CPD-certified and provides OTs with an informative and enjoyable platform that can help further learning and expertise.

Stand number: J6

Celebrating its 40th year in 2021, Theraposture is an award-winning specialist in adjustable beds, chairs and care cots for adults and children. It is a respected, ethical supplier that works closely with OTs to ensure positive outcomes for all.

Stand Number: G3

As the world leader in eye tracking and AAC, Tobii Dynavox provides innovative speech-generating devices, special education and literacy solutions and alternative computer access methods. Our vision is a world where everyone, regardless of physical or cognitive ability, has a voice of their own.

Stand number: J1a

With many years experience training healthcare professionals, carers, families, companies, Local Authorities, NHS Trusts, Schools and more. We can offer a range of courses you need to use in your role. Our most popular course are the Trusted Assessor (Levels 1-4) and Moving & Handling, Trainers and Assessors.

Stand number: DL5

Treloar’s School and College offers physically disabled children and young people a specialist environment where education and learning take place alongside therapy and care. Treloar’s offers day and residential placements, aged 2 to 25 years. Each student is supported by a multi-disciplinary team of professionals on-site.

Stand number: V22

Providers of water and wastewater services to over seven million people here in the North West. Through their free Priority Services scheme, they can tailor their services to suit customers with additional needs. Over 150,000 customers in the North West are currently benefitting from this free service.

Stand number: J8a

We are a charity that enables disabled people to live with greater independence by creating products that they want to use. We run a FREE loan scheme for powered wheelchairs called Wizzybugs for children aged 14 months to 5 years. The loan scheme operates throughout the entire UK.

Stand number: V10

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