Options and advice on Assistive Technology, Equipment and Driving for disabled people all ages and older people.

About this event

Explore possibilities for independence through equipment/services and learn about opportunities to help disabled drivers of all ages and abilities get behind the wheel. Occupational Therapists will also be on hand to offer specialist guidance and advice.

Date and time

Wed, 15 June 2022

10:30 – 15:00 BST

Location

Leeds United Football Club

Centenary Pavillion

Elland Rd Football Club

LS11 0ES

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

· Disabled children

· Disabled teenagers (14+ years for a test drive*)

· Disabled adults

· Families and carers of disabled children and adults

· Healthcare professionals

· Approved driving instructors

· Individuals with long term or recently diagnosed conditions

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY AND EQUIPMENT

• Wheelchairs, Tricycles etc

• Switches and Adapted Toys

• Sensory

• Sports & Leisure

• Environmental Controls

• Bathing/Showering

• Accessible Gaming

• Beds/Sleep Systems

• Associated Charities

• Moving and Handling

DRIVING

• Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

• Car Seats

• Passenger Access

• Medical Fitness to Drive

• Test drive (from 14 years+)*

→ Electric Car

→ Vehicle Adaptations

→ Manual and Automatic