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24-7 Healthcare

Stand P34

Category: Access and Adaptation

Visit our Stand P34 at the ILS2018, We are highlighting our range of adult & child Head Protection models, Moving, Handling & Stairlifts at the event (26th & 27th September 2018). This is an opportunity to gain valuable knowledge of adaptations, equipment & safe handling processes for all Occupational Therapists, Carers, Physiotherapists, Charities, special interest groups & Institutions etc.

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AAT (GB)

Stand G18

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Powered solutions to manage people up to 160kg with reduced mobility on stairways. Extensive range of continually adjustable adult and peadiatric vacuum posture cushions Including product to assist ataxia and related conditions State of the art lifting chair for fallen persons Bathing solutions Sleep systems including pressure relief and thermoregulation.

Ability Fest

Stand Ability Fest Pavillion

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Ability Fest is delighted to join forces with Independent Living bringing together two great events under one roof, providing disabled people, carers and organisations throughout Scotland one unique event empowering attendees to live independently, build new skills, become a volunteer, take part in new leisure & sports or get a job!”

Able Magazine

Stand P10

Category: Media

The UK's flagship disability lifestyle magazine. Your source for disability news.

Action Assist

Stand A30

Category: Furniture

Providing a quality specialist bed service throughout the U.K. Action Assist have an extremely experienced and dedicated team who work tirelessly to ensure that the service we offer is second to none. Our sales team are friendly, approachable and incredibly knowledgeable; they will always give the very best advice. We take a great deal of pride in our delivery team, who we are constantly told are polite, helpful and truly professional.

Age Scotland

Stand B20

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

For the last 75 years, Age Scotland has been working to improve the lives of older people so that they can all love later life On the 26th and 27th September we will be at the Independent Living Show at Glasgow’s SEC to exhibit just how we aim to do that in the years to come.

Albion Mobility Limited

Stand A42, P4

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

We Care, We Listen, We Inspire. Do you want a personal service supported by exceptional product knowledge and experience? Could you benefit from a free postural assessment to safeguard your health? Interested in a worry-free Motability package whilst spreading the cost of a new power wheelchair or scooter? Come along and visit Team Albion to find out more. This year you can also come along and meet the Stirling Wheelchair Curling Club.

Alertacall

Stand F24

Category: Daily Living Aids

Clever Contact, an Alertacall service, helps individuals stay independent and feel safer at home with daily contact. Customers are given an easy to use and specially designed device, typically a phone, through which they control the level of interaction they have with our team via an 'OKEachDay' button. Ensuring daily contact with customers saves lives and guarantees that people get the help and support they need. If we are unable to make contact, an escalation process is initiated.

Allardyce Healthcare Ltd

Stand F26

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

Allardyce Healthcare is a fourth generation family business with 122 years of experience in the supply of healthcare products to Nursing Homes, Retirement Homes, Hospitals and Occupational Therapists.We will be exhibiting along side Careflex, the UKs leading specialist seating company.

Allied Mobility

Stand B10B

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Allied Mobility, a wheelchair-accessible vehicles specialist for the UK and Ireland and Motability partner, will showcase just some of their wide range of wheelchair cars, MPV and minibus models.

Alzheimer Scotland

Stand B18

Category: Dementia Care Products & Services

Alzheimer Scotland is Scotland’s leading dementia charity, offering a wide range of vital practical services, information, care and emotional support to people living with dementia. Awareness-raising, supporting dementia research and campaigning for the rights of people with dementia, their carers and families are also central to our organisation. For more information, visit www.alzscot.org or call our 24 Hour Dementia Helpline 0808 808 3000.

Angelic Art Therapy

Stand F10

Category: Services

I am a wellbeing and creativity coach who has combined study in a number of areas with my own experiences of living with a chronic long term health condition to provide a range of services that help you develop your own coping tools for life. I will be offering opportunities to explore the benefits of therapeutic creativity, (which is basically a fancy way of saying using creativity to boost your wellbeing!) and also to try some guided meditations for relaxation and pain relief.

Atholl Centre

Stand G22

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

The Atholl Centre is a residential conference, community and holiday venue in the heart of beautiful Highland Perthshire. The Centre has thirteen bedrooms and a self catering flat. Six of the bedrooms are disabled guest friendly including a self contained three bedroom Chalet, all with en suite bathrooms. There are various public rooms and a new conference room with state of the art digital projection and audio equipment.

Automotive Group

Stand B47

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

The Automotive Group was established forty years ago and since its inception have been involved with the design and adaptation of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles. After extensive research, development and consultation our latest range of ultra-modern Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles makes transportation of wheelchair users a pleasure. Privately owned this family business has an innovative approach to providing transport solutions for the wheelchair user.

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Basketball Scotland

Stand C70

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Blueberry Hill Meals

Stand F16

Category: Services

Blueberry Hill Meals is an independent frozen meals delivery service. We hand prepare individual meals in our kitchen in Stirling and deliver them to your home. Delivery is always free and our drivers are all verified by Disclosure Scotland. We pride ourselves on offering the best food at the best price, providing a high-quality service with care and respect to our customers always.

Bond Hotel & Holidays With Care

Stand G28

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

The Bond Hotel specialises in providing fully accessible holidays and care support for guests with disabilities. For over 25 years we have welcomed guests from throughout the UK to Blackpool and provided everything you could ever need for a break away. Services include: Live Cabaret Every Night, Door to Door Transport, Wide Range of Mobility Equipment, Special Diets Catered For, Tailor made care packages available

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C-Change

Stand AF9

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Calvert Trust Kielder

Stand E23

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

Calvert Trust Kielder offers exhilarating outdoor activity breaks & day visits, self-catering holidays and an outstanding adult respite care package. Located in a woodland site, within the magnificent Kielder Water & Forest Park in Northumberland, we love giving disabled people along with their family friends and carers time-out and the opportunity to access a range of inspiring & increasingly challenging activities.

Careflex

Stand P15

Category: Furniture

CareFlex has over 20 years’ experience in developing Specialist Seating to meet patients many and varied needs. The right bespoke seating can support independence and promote social inclusion, so essential to a person's quality of life. Also reduce the risk of complications such as decreased muscle tone and pressure damage.

Cats Protection

Stand D14

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Closomat

Stand OTAC - C19

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

Closomat is the UK’s brand leader in enabling toilet solutions, delivering dignity, independence and ul-timate cleanliness in intimate care, regardless of age. Uniquely, it is the only company in its sector to be UK based, with UK manufacturing, UK support and a UK-wide dedicated service & maintenance team. Its Asana wall-hung WC brings contemporary styling with the optimum in intimate wellness.

Concept Northern

Stand AF 6

Category: Vision, Hearing & Communication

Concept Northern have over 25 years experience supporting disabilities and learning barriers in School's, Further Education and the Workplace. In addition to supporting Dyslexia, Concept Northern support Hearing Loss, Visual Equipment and Autism using assistive technology.

Costco

Stand D16

Category: Services

At our stand we will display products that we think are relevant to the market attending the show.l We will be selling and promoting Costco Membership and giving information out to anyone that requires it.

Crathie Opportunity Holidays

Stand C60

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

Crathie Opportunity Holidays offers 4-star accessible self-catering holiday accommodation. Situated within the Cairngorms National Park, the cottages nestle on the banks of the River Dee overlooking Balmoral. Each cottage has been specially designed and equipped to enable people with disabilities, their friends and family to enjoy a relaxing holiday here. We also have a wide range of special equipment available at no extra cost.

Cyclone Mobility

Stand A40

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Cyclone Mobility is a leading UK supplier of premium quality, innovative mobility and rehabilitation equipment, for both clinical and home use.

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DD Payroll Services

Stand F30

Category: Services

DD Payroll has been specifically created for recipients of direct payments and individual budgets, for those employing carers or personal assistants to support independent living. DD Payroll Services offer a bespoke and cost effective payroll service devoted to making life easier for employers across the whole of the United Kingdom.

Disability Equality Scotland

Stand AF - 4

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Disability Information Scotland

Stand P16

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Disability Information Scotland help to guide people through the maze of disability information. We offer information through: • our national telephone helpline • text and email • our website • our Scottish Disability Directory • and a range of info guides and other resources. We work with disabled people, their families, friends, carers and people who work in the sector.

Disability Snowsport

Stand C66

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Disabled Living Foundation

Stand C20

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

DLF is a national charity part of Shaw Trust providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969. It is a founder member of the Information Standard, a certification scheme for health and social care information. For almost 50 years we have built an unparalleled range of information on daily living equipment for older and disabled people.

Disabled View UK

Stand AF14

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Disclosure Scotland

Stand F8

Category: Services

Disclosure Scotland is an Executive Agency of the Scottish Government. By issuing disclosure certificates of various types it helps employers to make safer, more informed decisions when they are recruiting people. Furthermore, it administers the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme, helping to ensure unsuitable people do not work with children and/or protected adults.

Drink Wise Age Well

Stand C22

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

As a society we’re living longer, and many of us will have active and independent lives well into old age. Research even suggests that after the age of 50, people begin to get progressively happier. However, this isn’t the case for everyone, for some people alcohol can start to have negative impacts as they get older. In the past ten years we have seen a significant increase in harms caused by alcohol to older people.

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Enable Magazine

Stand E21

Category: Media

Enable is the UK’s favourite disability lifestyle magazine, dishing up a diverse mix of fascinating features every other month. We’re all about giving disabled people and carers the information they need to live full, independent lives. Each issue, we’ve got an assortment of articles on employment, education, leisure activities, holidays, sport, politics, motoring and beyond, as well as big-name interviews and competitions – and this edition, you can win a trip to Berlin!

Euan's Guide

Stand AF2

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Euan’s Guide is the disabled access review websitewhere disabled people, their friends and families can review, share and discover accessible places. The charity was created in 2013 by Euan MacDonald who is a powerchair user, and his sister Kiki. They were looking to hear from other disabled people about new places to go, and Euan’s Guide aims to be a friendly, honest and empowering alternative to hours of web searching and phone calls before visiting somewhere new.

Evolution Healthcare

Stand OTAC P24

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

We assess, supply & deliver a range of adult, Bariatric & Paediatric chairs & other items to make life more comfortable for those in need. Offering a “Lunch & Learn” service providing education on the principles of seating & offer solutions for seating your patients. Meeting with your Occupational Therapist team, together we can try & help resolve any difficult case studies that you may have, demonstrating the best range of chairs available to you!

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Fast Aid Products

Stand H8

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Fast Aid Medical and Mobility are part of a family business that has traded since 1846. We are the leading supplier of mobility, medical and healthcare equipment in Scotland and our friendly Product Specialists are trained to the highest industry standards. Visit our stand to see the amazing Atto folding mobility scooter – a unique scooter that splits apart, the incredible Nino self balancing wheelchair and the range of eating aids from Neater Eater.

Food Train

Stand AF - 16

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Future Pathways

Stand F6

Category: Services

We support people who experienced abuse or neglect as a child in care in Scotland, and help them to find their own pathways to a positive future. All support is person-centred.

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Geberit

Stand OTAC - C11

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

Geberit will showcase its innovative Geberit AquaClean 8000plus Care, the shower toilet that enhances well-being and independence. Giving greater access to the bathroom and with many advantages for care-givers too, Geberit AquaClean 8000plus Care is packed with features that come as standard.

Glasgow Access Panel

Stand AF15

Category: Access and Adaptation

We aim to improve the accessibility of services, buildings, facilities and information across Glasgow for all disabled people. Examples: - Heavy doors prevent you accessing a building - Poor eyesight prevents accessing web pages - Lack of an induction loop prevents you hearing When your life is disrupted by lack of access, get in touch!

Glasgow Centre For Inclusive Living (GCIL)

Stand AF21 & 22

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Glasgow Disability Alliance (GDA)

Stand AF18

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Glasgow Eagles

Stand C62

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

Glasgow Premier Physiotherapy

Stand B32

Category: Services

Glasgow Premier Physiotherapy are delighted to be showcasing at ILS and we invite you to visit our stall to chat about your ailments and conditions. Glasgow Premier Physiotherapy is an established physiotherapy clinic based in the prestigious address of 1 Blythswood Square.

Glasgow Taxis

Stand AF - 13

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Glasgow taxis are the biggest taxi company in Scotland. All our taxis are public hire which can be flagged down in the street or phoned or booked through our mobile app. All our taxis are wheelchair accessible and we have steps on all our six seater taxis to assist in people getting in and out of our vehicles who maybe have some mobility issues with normal cars. Also all our driver have passed a customer care course , in properly helping people with disabilities.

Guide Dogs Scotland

Stand E4

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

We will not rest until people who are blind and partially sighted can enjoy the same freedom of movement as everyone else. We will deliver a world class guide dog service as part of a range of mobility services, & work to break down barriers to ensure people who are blind and partially sighted can get out and about on their own terms. As well as our guide dog service, we have volunteers who help people with sight loss get out and about, and support children with sight loss.

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Hamill Homecare

Stand E24

Category: Access and Adaptation

Hamill Homecare is a premium home care service. Each care plan is tailored to the individuals’ care needs and wishes and delivered by compassionate and highly experienced nurses and carers. Our services can reduce the need for hospital admissions and is a less costly alternative to residential care or a Nursing Home. Remaining at home allows individuals to maintain their independence and enjoy the company of family and friends without set visiting hours.

HKD Solutions Ltd

Stand C24

Category: Children's Equipment & Services

HKD Solutions Ltd. are proud to present the UrZone - 6 in 1 safe enclosed bed / space for children and adults with special needs. Prevents night-time wandering and entrapment during a seizure or high night-time mobility. Also prevents injury from falling out of bed. Very strong and durable. Suitable for daily use at home, respite / travel, hospital, school, play and transition. UK single, UK double, Hoist access, hospital, and school models are available.

Home Energy Scotland

Stand D24

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Home Energy Scotland is a free, impartial, energy advice service that’s funded by the Scottish Government and managed by Energy Saving Trust. Their expert teams - based throughout Scotland – can help your clients and their families reduce energy costs and live in warmer, more comfortable homes.

Homelands Trust - Fife

Stand P8

Category: Services

Award-winning, luxury, accessible, self-catering lodges (3 sleep 6, 1 sleeps 8). Situated in the beautiful East Neuk of Fife, 12 Miles from St Andrews. Homelands is a charitable trust providing 4* accommodation for people with disabilities and long term health conditions. Lodges include ceiling tracking hoists, large wet floor bathrooms, profiling beds and riser recliners. A range of smaller specialist equipment and mobility scooters are also available at no charge.

Housing Options Scotland

Stand D10

Category: Services

Finding the right home in the right place can be a confusing and stressful experience. If you have a disability, mobility problems or other specific needs, it can be even more complicated.We know every housing situation is unique, so our expert staff and trained volunteers are here to support you every step of the way.If you have a disability, you’re over 60 years old, or if you’ve served in our armed forces, we’re here to help.

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I Am Me Scotland

Stand E22

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Keep Safe works in partnership with Police Scotland and a network of local businesses to create ‘Keep Safe’ places for disabled, vulnerable, and elderly people when out and about in the community. People can access these premises to seek assistance and help if they feel lost, confused, scared, in danger, or have been the victim of a crime.

Include Me 2 Club

Stand AF2

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Include Me 2 Club is a small voluntary Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation SC047911 Include Me 2 Club works with children, young people and adults with an additional support need or disability including learning, physical or mental health providing a range of activities, programmes, projects, clubs, events & trips in Glasgow and East Renfrewshire.

Independent Living Fund

Stand AF - 7

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Invacare Ltd

Stand OTAC - C13

Category: Daily Living Aids

As a market leading healthcare equipment manufacturer, Invacare has an extensive range of Safe Patient Handling products that are designed to support clients from Acute to Community Care, as well as Residential and Nursing Home environments. Solutions include the innovative Robin® ceiling hoist and flexible EC-TrackTM system, which are suited to most types of care adaptations. The range also includes the modular Aquatec Ocean® shower chair commode range and the NEW Aquatec Pure Bidet.

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Langham & SASP

Stand P30

Category: Daily Living Aids

Langham are a UK distributor of furniture raisers, raised toilet seats, grab bars and much more.

Link Group Limited

Stand F28

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Link is a group of award-winning social enterprise companies serving more than 15,000 customers – making Link one of the largest social landlords in Scotland. Link administers the Scottish Government’s LIFT Open Market Shared Equity scheme, which provides disabled people with a housing need and other priority group applicants with up to 40% equity toward the purchase price of a home.

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Macklin Motors

Stand A18

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Opening its first dealership in Scotland in January 2010, Macklin Motors has grown to become synonymous with quality and customer service in Scottish motor retailing. Part of Vertu Motors, the UK’s 6th largest motor retailer, Macklin Motors now has seven dealerships throughout Scotland in Dunfermline, Paisley, Edinburgh, Glasgow & Hamilton representing Ford, Mazda, Hyundai and Peugeot.

Mobility Scotland Loan Point - Wheelchair Loans

Stand A2

Category: Services

Loan a wheelchair to browse the show courtesy of Mobility Scotland.

Mobility Scotland Ltd

Stand P20

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Award Winning, Mobility Scotland Ltd opened its first Mobility Assessment Centre in Glasgow after 10 successful years serving the country’s mobility needs. Our Reputation, Service and Expertise has also helped us forge strong links with Social Services Dept’s across the country, in particular, the Occupational Therapists and many local Support Groups and Organisations.

Mobility Solutions

Stand B10A

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

Whether you’re living with disability or simply ageing gracefully, Mobility Solutions offers a huge range of handy products to make life easier. You’ll find everything from scooters, wheelchairs and rise and recliners to kitchen aids, bathroom aids and extra cosy footwear.

Mobiloo

Stand H42

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

At Mobiloo we do things differently because we want things to be different. We are compassionate, caring, professional and fun; we are driven to make a difference to the lives of those we support. A severe lack of one of the most basic human requirements often prohibits some of our community from joining in - adequate toilet facilities.

Motability

Stand A26

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

With the Motability Scheme, disabled people can transfer their government-funded mobility allowance to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair. Insurance, breakdown assistance, repairs, tyre and windscreen repair or replacements are included as part of the lease and the disabled person is able to nominate a driver if they don’t drive.

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P L Mobility Ltd

Stand A28

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

PL Mobility Ltd, vehicle adaptation specialists, offer a Motability accredited mobile and workshop service offering assistance to ensure less able drivers and passengers can travel in comfort. They will be at Independent Living Scotland with a range of products, including vehicles and driving aids, for visitors to test.

Para Dance UK

Stand C64

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Para Dance UK are the national governing body for Para Dance Sport as well as leading on inclusive dance in the UK. Para Dance UK have a variety of classes across the UK and are always growing that network by offering training to those who want to lead inclusive dance or Para Dance Sport classes in the UK. Para Dance UK also look after the Para Dance Sport Team GB who compete across the globe in Para Dance Sport competitions governed by the IPC.

Playlist For Life

Stand H10

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Poolpod Products Ltd

Stand B46

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

Poolpod is a multi-award winning swimming pool lift, appropriate for new build facilities, and replacement of pool hoists in existing pools. The Poolpod pool platform lift was developed for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games and is now transforming pool access.

PosAbility Magazine

Stand G34

Category: Media

PosAbility is an innovative, fresh magazine that focuses on opportunities available to disabled people today. We cover a wide variety of topics from accessible holiday ideas, days out for the family, health and fitness, employment and education, all the latest products, exclusive competitions, exciting features and much more. Our aim is to inspire people to live life to the full no matter what their abilities. Get your free copy at stand G34!

Possum

Stand G36

Category: Daily Living Aids

Since 1961 Possum has been a market leader in providing, installing and supporting electronic assistive technology solutions including environmental controls and, more recently, internet access and Technology Enabled Care and Support. Possum’s mission is to empower disabled and elderly people by improving their independence and enhancing their quality of life.

Promoting Independence

Stand OTAC Arena

Category: Access and Adaptation

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Riding for the Disabled Association

Stand C56

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

RNIB

Stand AF15

Category: Vision, Hearing & Communication

Online today is a three-year project funded by the Big Lottery and delivered by RNIB. Our aim is to introduce people with sensory loss to the benefits of being online using features and apps that are available on standard touchscreen devices. We can also explore speech options, including the use of assistants such as siri and alexa.

Royal College of Occupational Therapists

Stand G24

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

The Royal College of Occupational Therapists is the only professional body for occupational therapists in the UK and the voice for the occupational therapy profession. We champion the unique and vital work of occupational therapy staff, promoting value, excellence and innovation across the profession.

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Scottish Commission for Learning Disability

Stand AF - 3

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

The Scottish Commission for Learning Disability (SCLD) are the lead partner to the Scottish Government in the delivery of learning disability policy and strategy. We share evidence, promote innovative approaches and provide opportunities to collaborate with key influencers. Work with us to ensure that people with learning disabilities have independent and fulfilled lives as respected citizens of Scotland.

Scottish Curling

Stand C72

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

Come and try floor curling at the Curling Experience. Delivery sticks available. Find out where you can Try Curling (on ice!) near you. Active curling clubs for curlers with a Vision Impairment, with Autism, with physical and learning disabilities. Deaf-friendly curling being launched this season. Come and see our new British Sign Language curling signs.

Scottish Personal Assistant Employers Network (SPAEN)

Stand AF - 1

Category: Services

SPAEN is a membership organisation supporting people with disabilities and / or long-term conditions or impairments to use Self-Directed Support. We offer a range of supports and services to enable people to engage their own staff including employment law advice and guidance; fully automated payroll and financial management services.

Scottish War Blinded

Stand E8

Category: Vision, Hearing & Communication

We provide free support to ex-service men and women, no matter if they lost their sight during or after service. Our work varies, from working with older people to re-learn vital life skills which will help them stay at home independently, to offering training, social and recreation opportunities for people across Scotland.

Scottish Water

Stand D28

Category: Energy Products & Services

Scottish Water provides vital water and waste water services, essential to daily life, to 2.5 million households and 156,000 business premises across Scotland. If you have a disability, medical condition or any other reason where you may need additional assistance from Scottish Water then please contact us and we can add your name, address and requirements to our free confidential Additional Support Register.

SGN

Stand D30

Category: Access and Adaptation

SGN manages the network that distributes natural and green gas to 5.9 million homes and businesses across the south of England and Scotland. Whoever your supplier is, SGN pipes deliver gas safely, reliably and efficiently to every one of its customers. Our free locking cooker valve helps keep vulnerable people gas safe in their own homes.

Shared Care Scotland

Stand G30

Category: Services

Shared Care Scotland works for a Scotland where everyone who receives support or provides unpaid care can live a full and satisfying life, with the assistance they need to take regular, quality breaks from the everyday demands of their caring routines. Come and see our Short Breaks and Funding Directories.

Silver Birch (Scotland) Ltd

Stand F12

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Silver Birch Scotland Ltd is an award winning charity and social enterprise founded in 1996. We provide learning, training and work experience to adults with learning disabilities and others facing social exclusion using the principles of social & therapeutic horticulture. We also offer placements in catering, office administration, factory production, customer deliveries, vegetable cultivation and retail.

Slater and Gordon Lawyers

Stand F18

Category: Services

Slater and Gordon is one of the UK’s largest national law firms. Our goal is to deliver exceptional, affordable legal services in all aspects of injury and negligence, with offices throughout the UK.

SOL Connect

Stand AF - 11

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

SOL Connect are assistive technology specialists based in Central Scotland. We offer advanced around the clock remote support, through the very latest in technology, nationwide. We believe the future of social care lies in a partnership between person centered one to one support and a creative and bespoke assistive technology package. We work in partnership with the individual to find out what they want their support to look like and tailor our solutions to meet their requirements.

SP Energy Networks

Stand D26

Category: Energy Products & Services

SP Energy Networks are the Electricity Distribution Network Operator that covers Central and Southern Scotland in regards to supplying electricity to homes and businesses. No matter who you pay your electricity bill to, we are the network operator that maintain and upgrade the wires and poles. To enable us to contact those who may become vulnerable during a power cut, we operate a Priority Services Register (PSR). This allows us to support those who may need it most.

Stannah Stairlifts

Stand C12

Category: Furniture

Our stairlifts have been designed to be safe & effective over many years. The quality & durability of our product allows us to offer a unique stairlift re-use scheme that covers removal, refurbishment, storage & stock management. We have extensive experience of working with EU compliant framework contracts which can negate the need for costly & time-consuming tendering processes.

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The Adaptation Installation Company

Stand B24

Category: Mobility, Adapted Vehicles & Transport

We are Motability accredited and we fit vehicle adaptations to make travelling in a vehicle easier for drivers and passengers. We fit Mobile or at our sites in Glasgow or Kirkcaldy. We will be attending the show with our fully adapted vehicle for customers to try some of these products.

The OT Hub

Stand C18

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

We are the worldwide community for occupational therapy. The online platform to explore, collaborate within and promote OT and its services. Members log in and use our platform from 129 countries. Membership is free!

The OT Magazine

Stand G34

Category: Media

The OT Magazine, the CPD accredited publication for occupational therapists. Bringing OTs all the latest products and services on the market that aid independent living. As well as a wide range of products, the magazine also includes interviews with OTs working in different areas of occupational therapy, information on relevant events, columns, personal stories and much more. The OT Magazine strives to bring you the most useful content to continue your professional career.

The Rings

Stand F14

Category: Leisure Activities & Holidays

Set in peaceful Fife farmland with stunning views. Close to many major tourist attractions and destinations. All eight bedrooms are en-suite which can be single or double beds. Three have ceiling tracking hoist and we have one portable hoist motor. Innovatively flexible, can be one large house or self-contained apartments.

Thomas Bradley

Stand C23

Category: Services

Later life planning is not something most people tend to think about day to day, but it is important and you might find it surprisingly easy to get things arranged. Then, once you’ve got the plans you need in place, you can relax and get on with rest of your life. Thomas Bradley & Co are passionate about making Legal Services for Later Life Accessible and Affordable to everyone in Scotland.

Threshold Glasgow

Stand AF8

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Threshold Glasgow offer Housing support, Community based support, and a Day Opportunities service for adults with learning disabilities throughout Glasgow. We offer specialist support in epilepsy, autism and dementia, and all our workers are trained and experienced in these areas. Threshold Glasgow is led and managed by the people who use the service, and aims to empower you to reach your potential, fulfill your outcomes, and live life as you want to.

Training2Care

Stand F2 and H2

Category: Services

At the heart of our organisations mission is to provide cost effective, health and social care courses that will improve the quality of care given by people working within the sector. We recognise that high quality training is the cornerstone to an effective workforce.

Triton Showers

Stand C10

Category: Bathing, Showering & Personal Care

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Unite Magazine

Stand F20

Category: Media

UNITE, is a monthly nationwide disability rights publication, giving disabled people a voice! A platform to highlight and discuss issues affecting disabled people and families with disabled children by raising awareness of campaigns, petitions and topical issues. A platform to fight, vent and affect change! UNITE covers politics, housing, universal credit, benefits, campaigns, regular columnists, interviews with disability personalities, and personal stories from readers.

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View Open Doors Ltd

Stand AF - 5

Category: Associations, Advice & Charities

Virtual Dementia Tour Bus

Stand H2

Category: Dementia Care Products & Services

Quality care for those dealing with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias begins with family members and professional caregivers who are sensitive, patient and kind. But how can people be empathic when they have never experienced firsthand the physical and mental challenges facing those with dementia? Now there is a way. The Virtual Dementia Tour® — a scientifically proven method of building a greater understanding of dementia and is ‘ Your Window Into Their World’. Created by P.K.

Vixen Electronics Limited

Stand P6

Category: Daily Living Aids

Affordable Technology that supports elderly and disabled people retain their independence with an invisible safety net Vixen Electronics is introducing a new, affordable technology that sits unobtrusively in the house, learns the habits of the resident(s), alerts trusted people if it thinks that there is something wrong. We focus on practical products that address real-world problems.