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Experience our popular paediatric therapeutic equipment at Physiotherapy UK

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2019-10-21

We will be showcasing a selection of our leading R82 products at Physiotherapy UK.

Birmingham International Convention Centre, 1-2 Nov 2019.

 

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See our expanded 2 stands with paediatric and transfer/hygiene solutions at Kidz North

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2019-10-18

We will be demonstrating our proven equipment in a larger showcase at Kidz to Adultz up North – organised across two separate stands.

Kidz to Adultz up North, Etac R82 Stands B1 and B8, Thursday 14th November 2019.

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Etac R82 hails PMG Conference as a huge success

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2019-07-23

High numbers of healthcare practitioners have gained valuable insight into our award-winning wheelchair and seating solutions at the 2019 Posture Mobility Group Conference.

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We enhance our PMG Conference showcase with Newlife partnership

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2019-07-11

As an official event sponsor, we will be exhibiting with our chosen charity partner Newlife and showcasing more paediatric assistive solutions at the Posture Mobility Group Conference.

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Etac R82 employee Mark Travers completes 22-hour ultra-extreme 'Everesting' cycle challenge on hottest day for Newlife charity

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2019-07-05

Mark aged 52 from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, has successfully cycled up the equivalent height of Everest in 36-degree heat to raise £2,000 for his company's charity partner – Newlife.

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Discover safe paediatric hoisting techniques at Kidz to Adultz Wales & West

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2019-06-20

We will be presenting a hoisting seminar at Kidz to Adultz Wales & West focusing on effective techniques for safe transfers of disabled children.

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Wombat Solo

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2019-06-13

Helping you reach optimum independence!

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Etac R82 employee Mark to tackle extreme 'Everesting' cycle challenge in Derbyshire for Newlife the Charity for Disabled Children

2019-06-07

Mark Travers, aged 52 from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, is attempting to cycle up the equivalent height of Everest to raise funds for Newlife so that more disabled children can access life-changing assistive equipment.

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Our CPD postural seating seminar generates high attendance at Kidz to Adultz South

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2019-05-17

Jo McConnell, OT and Etac Education Manager, has showcased her extensive expertise in effective seating for disabled children to a large number of professionals at Kidz to Adultz South.

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Attend our CPD paediatric seating seminar at Kidz to Adultz South

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2019-04-18

As part of our ongoing commitment to education, will be presenting an OT-led seating seminar at Kidz to Adultz South.

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New R82 Rabbit Up mobile stander to be unveiled at Kidz to Adultz Middle

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2019-03-04

We will be launching our new R82 Rabbit Up mobile standing frame at Kidz to Adultz Middle.

Stand D1. Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry CV6 6GE. Free entry and parking. Open 9:30am - 4:30pm.

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Etac R82 to deliver paediatric hoisting seminar at Kidz to Adultz Middle

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2019-03-04

The Challenges of Hoisting Children
Colin Williams, Category Sales Manager, Overhead Hoists, Etac R82

Kidz to Adultz Middle, 21st March, 11:30am, Seminar Room 1
Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry CV6 6GE. Free en

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Frances George has article published in APCP Journal

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2019-01-28

The importance of static and dynamic posture: how making static equipment dynamic may improve movement and function of children with neurological impairment - A retrospective service evaluation. 

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Etac R82 Meerkat achieves Best Product ‘Highly Commended’ accolade at BHTA Awards

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2018-12-04

We have achieved success at the annual British Healthcare Trades Association Awards – winning a 'Highly Commended' Best Product accolade

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Our CPD seminars and product launches deliver invaluable experience for moving and handling specialists at OT Show

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2018-11-27

We have delivered a diverse range of practical presentations, product launches and added value opportunities at the 2018 OT Show (Stand C70, NEC, 21-22 November).

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We deliver positive outcomes for visiting therapists and families at Kidz North

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2018-11-08

Our trusted assistive products for disabled children have proven highly popular at our latest exhibition showcase – Kidz-to-Adultz-North.

(Kidz to Adultz North, 8th November 2018. EventCity, Manchester).

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Experience a diverse range of on-stand Etac R82 CPD educational seminars at OT Show 2018

2018-11-07

We will be offering an unmissable range of practical CPD-accredited seminars on our stand at the OT Show 2018. (Stand C70, NEC, 21-22 November).

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R82 x:panda Evolution dynamic seating system to launch at Kidz North

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2018-10-16

We will be unveiling our latest Danish designed paediatric dynamic seating system at Kidz to Adultz up North – the new x:panda Evolution.

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Overhead Hoisting Problem Solving workshops

Molift training

2018-09-28

Our new free overhead hoisting workshops will be held in early 2019. It is aimed at those involved in the specification or procurement of Overhead Hoists, whether that be in the community, a hospital, school or care setting.

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x:panda

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2018-08-30

We have rethought the entire x:panda user seating experience and are proud to introduce the newest generation of the R82 x:panda.

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How, when and why to use Air Cell Cushions?

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2018-08-21

Etac R82’s latest free course training for healthcare professionals. 

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Etac R82 specialist seating solutions are a resounding success at PMG

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2018-08-01

Our world renowned specialist seating solutions have generated considerable interest at the Posture and Mobility Group Conference 2018.

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Our respected OT to present pressure management seminar at PMG

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2018-07-13

Jo McConnell, Occupational Therapist and Etac R82 Clinical Manager, will be presenting Star Air Cell Cushions to reduce pressure injury risk at the Posture and Mobility Group Conference 2018.

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Our respected international Physiotherapist to present CPD patient in-bed management seminar at Kidz Wales & West

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2018-06-19

Ole Lindahl Thy, Physiotherapist and Etac International Educational Manager, will be presenting ‘How to assess for in-bed management systems – a practical guide’ to healthcare professionals at Kidz to Adultz Wales & West.

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Our first training event in seating principles is a resounding success

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2018-06-18

Etac R82, the UK’s leading specialist in Scandinavian-inspired assistive equipment, has hosted its first Seating Assessment Training (SATs) for Paediatric OT’s and Physiotherapists.

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See our seminar and diverse product showcase at the European Seating Symposium (2)

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2018-06-01

We will be separately showcasing our adult and paediatric products and presenting an educational seminar at ESS. European Seating Symposium (ESS), Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland. 13-15

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Our latest newsletter is out now!

Stingray

2018-05-29

Updates include: a new Clinical Manager and Paediatric Product Advisor, a focus on the R82 Stingray buggy, Seating Assessment Training (SAT) and some interesting facts about the Convaid Cruiser. Also updates from all our Etac R82 brands.

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Kidz South: Impressive attendance at our latest CPD paediatric seating seminar

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2018-05-21

We have successfully delivered our latest CPD-accredited seating seminar to high numbers of healthcare professionals at Kidz to Adultz South.

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Due to high demand - new dates added for our Seating Assessment Training

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2018-05-11

We are now offering professionals two extra dates for our Seating Assessment Training (SAT).

 

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Etac R82 to deliver CPD paediatric seating seminar at relocated Kidz-to-Adultz-South

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2018-04-20

Etac R82, the UK’s leading specialist in Scandinavian-inspired assistive equipment for disabled children and adults, will be presenting a free-to-attend CPD-accredited seating seminar at Kidz-to-Adultz-South.

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Free training in seating principles for Paediatric OTs and Physiotherapists

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2018-03-20

As the UK’s leading specialist in Scandinavian-inspired assistive equipment for disabled children and adults, we are delighted to announce our latest educational programme – SAT – Seating Assessment Training.

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

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2018-02-21

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

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We have launched our new dynamic Meerkat stander to promote learning through movement

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2018-02-20

We are delighted to introduce our new pioneering dynamic stander for children – the R82 Meerkat. 

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Scallop at the Cooper Hewitt

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2017-12-06

R82 Scallop to be featured at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian, Design Museum ACCESS+ABILITY exhibition in New York City. 

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Frances George hosts Kidz to Adultz North Seminar - Learning through Movement

Frances Kidz North

2017-11-14

Frances George, Highly Specialist Physiotherapist, will be presenting in Learning Through Movement: The importance of static and dynamic posture assessment – how making supportive equipment unstable can advance therapy goals.

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Novembers news update is out now!

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2017-11-14

This bumper edition includes: an introduction to the NEW R82 Meerkat standing frame, Bamboo, our new Mascot,  exhibition news plus product updates and news from all of our Etac R82 brands in the UK!

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Kidz to Adultz up North

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2017-11-10

Come and see our friendly and experienced team. As well as an extensive range of well designed products, you’ll be able to find out more about Bamboo, our new mascot!

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Bamboo

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2017-11-09

R82 has a new mascot and his name is Bamboo! 

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Wombat Living

Wombat Living News

2017-11-06

The NEW Wombat Living, offers all the well-know features from the present Wombat Living but now with new and even better features and functions! 

 

 

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Scallop Birthday

Scallop Birthday news

2017-09-22

We are celebrating Scallops 1st Birthday with a special 1 day off on 26th September.

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Latest newsletter now available

Scallop Birthday

2017-09-20

Our packed late summer edition includes, a product update for the Wombat Living, a special Birthday offer for the Scallop and a big welcome to our new starters Peter Loakman and Jo McConnell.

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See Frances at Kidz to Adultz South

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2017-06-07

Frances George, Highly Specialist Physiotherapist, will be presenting "Learning through Movement", educational seminar at Kidz to Adultz South.

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Kidz South

Murat and Will

2017-05-12

Come and see Etac R82 at Kidz to Adultz South where we will be presenting a themed exhibition celebrating  ‘The Great Outdoors’!

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Cricket

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2017-04-18

The Cricket is designed to suit you and your child’s needs and lifestyle. This user friendly buggy comes in two sizes and it adapts to the childs growth in several areas maximizing the number of years it can be used.

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Etac R82 to offer diverse product showcase and new educational literature at Kidz-to-Adultz-Middle

2017-03-07

Alongside its proven product range, Etac R82, will be offering new educational and interactive literature for therapists and families at Kidz-to-Adultz Middle (Thursday 16th March, Stand D1). 

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Crocodile workbook launch

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2017-02-23

Find out more about the Crocodile walking frame in the latest of our series of workbooks - In Crocodile I Can!

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The pioneering Scallop seating system by R82 - as seen on TV

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2016-12-23

Evie Hopkins and her pioneering portable Scallop seating system from R82 has been featured on ITV News Wales.  

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OT-supported new Etac R82 product showcase generates significant interest at Occupational Therapy Show

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2016-11-25

As a leading choice for Occupational Therapists in the UK, Etac R82 has demonstrated an extensive new range of specialist equipment for disabled children and adults at The OT Show (Stand J48, 23rd-24th Nov, NEC).

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Extensive Etac R82 product and educational showcase proves highly popular at Kidz to Adultz North

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2016-11-23

Etac R82, the trusted specialist in assistive products for disabled children and adults, has had a highly successful exhibition demonstrating its wide ranging equipment and expertise at Kidz to Adultz North (Stand A17/A18, 17.11.16, Event City

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Win A Crocodile Walking Frame Competition

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2016-11-21

We are delighted to be offering two prizes of a Crocodile walking aid and a football kit for your favourite team in our new Facebook competition

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Karen Talks About How The New R82 Scallop Is Helping Her Daughter Who Has Cerebral Palsy

2016-11-14

My daughter, Evie was diagnosed at four months old with cerebral palsy, spastic quadriplegia. Evie has total body involvement, with her right side being more affected. The introduction of the Scallop to facilitate Evie’s inclusion has been lif

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Wombat Living

Wombat Living News

2016-11-08

The Wombat Living is the new cool activity chair for toddlers, pre-schoolers, school children, teens and transition to grown-up.

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10-year-old FRAME FOOTBALLER Luke discovers new skills with R82 gifted “Cool” Crocodile Walker

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2016-11-04

Luke Campey, aged 10, from Leicestershire who has Cerebral Palsy, became the fourth happy recipient of a gifted R82 Crocodile Walking Aid recently whilst playing Frame Football.

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Etac R82 to present largest new product showcase ever at OT Show

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2016-11-02

Etac R82, supplier of specialist assistive equipment for children and adults, will be exhibiting its largest ever new UK product showcase at The OT Show (Stand J48, 23rd-24th Nov, NEC).

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Etac R82 to deliver extensive product range and showcase new products at Kidz to Adultz North

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2016-10-24

Etac R82, specialist supplier of adaptive products for children and adults, will be providing a wide-ranging and interactive display at Kidz to Adultz North (17.11.16, Event City, Manchester).

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R82 UK launches pioneering Scallop seat through its new also4me.com web-shop

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2016-10-13

R82 UK, world-leading specialists in assistive products for disabled children, has launched a revolutionary foldable Scallop seating system, available through our new product webshop – www.Also4Me.com

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Etac R82 to preview new products in diverse showcase at ‘Kit-4-Kidz-2-Adultz’ exhibition

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2016-09-28

Etac R82, a leading supplier of specialist disability equipment for all ages, will introduce the new R82 Wombat Living chair and Etac Turner Pro as part of an interactive product showcase at Kit-4-Kidz-2-Adultz (Centenary Pavilion, Leeds, 5th

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See new innovations from Etac, R82, Convaid, Immedia and Molift at RehaCare

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2016-09-27

The Etac Group, the Scandinavian specialist in world-class assistive products for disabled adults and children, will be delivering its largest ever multiple-brand, new product launch at Rehacare 2016.

 

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RehaCare 2016

Cricket Preview

2016-09-21

See the NEW Cricket by R82 – a lightweight and compact, easy folding buggy. 

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10-Year-Old Disabled Derby County Fan, Reid, Enjoys Frame Football Thanks To R82 Gifted Crocodile Walking Aid

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2016-08-11

Reid Radburn, aged 10 from Nottinghamshire who has Cerebral Palsy, became the third delighted youngster to be gifted with an R82 Crocodile Walking Aid recently whilst playing Frame Football.

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Top Scoring Frame Footballer, Toby from Hemel Hempstead, surprised with R82 Crocodile Walker donation

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2016-07-21

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.

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Etac R82 Provides Well-Received Interactive Showcase At New Kidz To Adultz Wales Event

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2016-07-20

Etac R82, specialist supplier of adaptive solutions for disabled children and adults, welcomed many visitors to their stand and delivered a series of well-received educational seminars at the first-ever Kidz to Adultz Wales.  (07.05.16, House

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New Walker Helps Fin Play Frame Football - Bristol Post Coverage

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2016-07-13

This article in the Bristol Post is about Fin who recently received an R82 Crocodile, one of 8 being gifted to Frame Football players around the country. 

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R82 helps more children enjoy Frame Football with donated Crocodile Walking aids

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2016-07-05

R82 UK, highly respected supplier of assistive products for children and young adults, is delighted to support The Frame Football Association with a series of walking frame donations so more young disabled players can enjoy the beautiful game.

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Show sponsor Etac R82 to offer educational seminars, product workshops and a R82 product “Review and Revive” service at Kidz to Adultz Wales

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2016-07-04

Etac R82, leading supplier of children’s and adults adaptive solutions, will be providing an educational product showcase and seminars at Kidz to Adultz Wales. (House of Sport, Cardiff. Stand A10. 7th July, 9.30am – 4.30pm). 

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Etac R82 delivers popular product showcase and interactive seminars at “Kidz to Adultz South”

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2016-06-21

Etac R82, supplier of specialist assistive equipment for disabled children and adults, generated a lot of interest when it showcased new products including the recently acquired Convaid brand and the new Flamingo High Low toilet/shower seat.

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Visit Etac R82 for a great interactive experience with on-stand seminars, product workshops and the opportunity to play and learn.

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2016-06-03

Etac R82, specialist supplier of paediatric and adult adaptive solutions, will be offering an interactive experience at Kidz to Adultz South (9th June 2016, Rivermead Leisure Complex, Reading. RG1 8EQ. Stand 317. 9.30am – 4.30pm).

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Launch of Mustang workbook

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2016-04-26

Find out more about the Mustang walking frame in the latest of our series of workbooks.

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Etac R82 delivers Specialist Showcase and Education Seminars at “Kidz to Adultz in The Middle”

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2016-03-17

Etac R82, supplier of specialist assistive equipment for children and adults, hosted a series of well-attended education seminars at “Kidz to Adultz in the Middle” (10.02.16, Ricoh Arena, Coventry).

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x:panda workbook

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2016-03-14

Find out about x:panda in our new interactive learning tool.

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Etac R82 To Deliver Interactive, Educational Workshops At “Kidz To Adultz In The Middle”

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2016-02-22

Etac R82, a renowned supplier of specialist disability equipment for all ages from young children to adults, will be exhibiting and hosting education seminars at “Kidz to Adultz in the Middle” (10.02.16, Ricoh Arena, Coventry. 9.30am – 4.30pm)

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Gazelle Workbook

Poppy

2016-02-16

Take a look at our new interactive learning tool to learn more about Gazelle.

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ETAC acquires Convaid

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2015-12-21

Etac acquires Convaid Products, Inc., a California US-based manufacturer of custom-made, compact-folding, lightweight, adaptive-assisted wheelchairs. Read more...

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Kidz to Adultz up North

Kidz North

2015-10-19

Come and see some great products and meet the R82 team at  Kidz to Adultz up North on Thursday19th November...

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Gazelle

Girls baking

2015-09-24

Clinical evidence shows that regular standing in abduction can halt and even reverse hip migration in children with cerebral palsy. Original research from Sweden is now backed by a new UK study.

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Kidz South

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2015-05-22

Come and meet the R82 team at yet another exciting exhibition at Kidz South on Thursday 4th June...

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Vacancy for a Mobility Specialist

2015-05-06

A position has become available for a Mobility Specialist for R82 and Etac manual wheelchairs.

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Multi Frame:x - A stable wheelchair base

Multi -Frame _x -News

2015-03-20

The Multi Frame:x is the strong, stable and highly manoewvrable wheelchair base for large seat units

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Kidz in the Middle

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2015-03-17

R82 at Kidz in the Middle
Thursday 19th March...

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Kidz up North 2014

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2014-11-19

R82 welcomes you to Kidz up North 2014...

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Karoline and her Kudu

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2014-11-17

May we introduce to you: The wonderful and amazing Karoline starring in our new video.

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Kudu - A growth adaptable wheelchair

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2014-11-14

Brace yourself for Kudu - a growth adaptable wheelchair for comfort and support

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Heron - a multi-functional toilet and bathing seat

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2014-10-01

The Heron is the newest addition to R82’s toilet and bath line-up. It is a convenient toilet and bathing seat designed to meet day-to-day needs encountered by both users and carers...

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New E-catalogue

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2014-05-09

The new 2014/2015 E-catalogue is now available for download...

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Etac opens new distribution centre in UK

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2013-01-04

Etac have opened a new distribution centre in the UK...

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Crocodile 3 - new member of the crocodile family

News _crocodile

2012-09-28

We are proud to introduce the new Crocodile size 3, which completes the Crocodile family...

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Change of leadership in the Etac Group

News _Etac _creating _possibilities

2012-05-01

Peter Hentschel has been CEO of the Etac Group since February 2011. At that time the Board of Etac asked Peter to take on the role as the interim CEO...

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