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DLF announces advertising and sponsorship rates for Moving & Handling People 2015

For Moving & Handling People 2015, DLF is producing an expanded conference programme. It will include advertising and editorial from relevant companies and space is now available. Why not take the opportunity to promote your news and products to occupational therapists, physiotherapists and other healthcare professionals in a programme that is a trusted resource?

Dates announced for Moving & Handling People 2015

Dates announced for Moving & Handling People 2015.

The 21st anniversary of Moving & Handling People will take place on Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th January 2015 at a new venue in the City of London. ‘Safeguarding standards, sharing the vision,’ will offer delegates two full days of CPD accredited training based on our trusted formula of a mixture of practical workshops, focus seminars and plenary conference sessions.

To find out more, please visit www.movingandhandlingpeople.co.uk

Reablement Steering Group

Request for Reablement Volunteers for a Steering Group

Disabled Living Foundation (DLF) is currently in the process of developing a reablement smartphone and web app which will be designed to aid Occupational Therapists and service users throughout the reablement process.

DLF is currently look for participants to attend a steering group and invites all members of reablement teams to attend.

DLF announces Programme for Moving & Handling People 2014

DLF is pleased to announce the programme for the 20th Annual Moving & Handling People Conference.

In recognition of the current economic climate DLF has continued to hold delegate rates at 2010 prices and a 3 for 2 offer for delegates is available to ensure the best value possible.

To find out more and to download the brochure please visit www.movingandhandlingpeople.co.uk

ETNA project

ETNA is an EU-wide thematic network funded by the European Union involving 23 partner institutions. It was a three-year project that has now been launched to establish a web portal of ICT-based assistive technology. This multilingual portal includes ICT assistive products, related organisations, and projects. The portal allows access to repositories of freeware, open source and commercial software products and tools useful for e-accessibility.

DLF named as finalists in the BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards 2013

Date: 6th September 2013

The BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards are a platform for the entire profession to celebrate best practice, innovation and excellence. DLF's assistive technology web app and QR combo has made the list of finalists under the category of Project Excellence (Best not for profit IT project).

2014 COT Awards for Education, Research and Continuing Professional Development

2014 COT Awards for Education, Research and Continuing Professional Development

The College administers a range of annual awards providing financial support towards BAOT members’ education, research and continuing professional development activities

Tips on staying cool in a heatwave

Date: 16th July 2013

Most of us welcome hot weather, but it can pose a health risk. Make sure the hot weather doesn’t harm you or anyone you know.

AskSARA Web App

Date: November 2012

The ways in which the general public access information is ever changing with individuals placing more importance in accessing the information they require in a quick and convenient manner. The past few years has seen a meteoric rise in the use of mobile devices being used for this purpose and with an ever growing audience from across the UK, DLF has launched a new mobile web app for AskSARA – www.asksara.org.uk - to meet this growing trend and to be at the forefront of using emerging technologies to meet users needs.

DLF is relocating to a new location within Wandsworth

Date: 11th July 2013

DLF, the national charity for older and disabled people, has left the premises in Harrow Road, London W9, moving further west to Hammersmith.


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