Exhibitors List 2014

1st Choice Stairlifts
Supply, installation, service, repair and recycling of stairlifts, through-the-floor lifts, wheelchair platform lifts and bath lifts
Email: email@1stchoicestairlifts.com
Website: www.1stchoicestairlifts.com

1610 Ltd.
Health and Fitness Centres - Team Sports - providing for disabilities
Email: mgodsell@1610.org.uk
Telephone: 01823 41022701823 410227
Website: 1610.org.uk

a2b Stairlifts Ltd

Sales, service and repair of curved and straight stairlifts
Email: a2bstairlifts@yahoo.co.uk
Website: www.a2bstairlifts.com

Abacus Healthcare
Suppliers of assisted baths, hoists and toilets.
Email: sales@abacushealthcare.co.uk
Website: www.abacushealthcare.co.uk

Acacia Training and Development
Training provider, specialising in Health and Social CareEmail: info.somerset@acacia.ac.uk 01823 44810
Website: www.acacia.ac.uk

Accessible Travel and Leisure
Holiday specialist dedicated in making it possible for wheelchair users and the less mobile to enjoy barrier-free holidays worldwide
Email: info@accessibletravel.co.uk
01452 72973
Website: www.accessibletravel.co.uk

Alzheimer's Society is the leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers.
Email: southandeastsomerset@alzheimers.org.uk
Telephone: 01935 47359
Website: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Mail order range of continence care products
Email: info@arelle.com0800 389 3597
Website: www.arelle.com


Aspire Support for Work
Aspire provide Employment support and Support for Self Employment for adults with learning disabilities in Somerset
Email: aspire@somerset.gov.uk

Aster Living
Aster Living provide quality care, support, Telecare and Home Improvement services throughout the region.
Email: info@asterliving.co.uk
Telephone: 0333 400 8299
Website: www.asterliving.co.uk

Automotive Group
Manufacturers and suppliers of Wheelchair Access Vehicles for almost 40 years, priding ourselves on quality, service and great customer experience
Email: Alison.acton@automotivegroup.co.uk
Website: www.aumotivegroup.co.uk

Blossom in Somerset
Blossom in Somerset provides opportunities to meet people, to participate in new and fun activities and develop new skills.
Email: info@blossominsomerset.co.uk
Website: blossominsomerset.co.uk

Blue Badge Company
We make attractive Blue Badge wallets that protect, store and display a disabled parking permit.
Email: info@bluebadgecompany.co.uk
Website: www.bluebadgecompany.co.uk

Bluebird Care
Specialising in working with customers and their families that require social care in their own homes.
Email: Taunton@bluebirdcare.co.uk; southsomerset@bluebirdcare.co.uk; mendip@bluebirdcare.co.uk
Website: www.bluebirdcare.co.uk

Brandon Trust
Supporting people with learning disability and autism to live independently accessing work, learning and leisure opportunities across the South West
Email: bev.cole@brandontrust.org.uk
Website: www.brandontrust.org.uk

Bridgwater College
Further Education
Email: Burfittg@Bridgwater.ac.uk
Website: www.bridgwater.ac.uk


Helping people make the most of their lives
Email: Somersetenquiries@brunelcare.org.uk
Website: www.brunelcare.org.uk

Buses of Somerset
Public Transport
Email: talk2us@busesofsomerset.co.uk

Calibre Audio Library
We provide a subscription-free service of audio books to visually impaired, physically disabled and dyslexic people.
Email: enquiries@calibre.org.uk
Website: www.calibre.org.uk

Calvert Trust Exmoor
Enabling disabled people of all ages and abilities, their families and friends to experience exciting, challenging and enjoyable outdoor activity adventures.
Email: Exmoor@calvert-trust.org.uk
Website: www.calvet-trust/exmoor

Candlelight Care
Help for people of all ages including personal care, respite care, practical support (shopping/housework etc), overnight services, live-in services and more
Email: care@candlelightcare.co.uk
Website: www.candlelightcare.co.uk

Canine Partners
A charity that trains assistance dogs
Email: info@caninepartners.org.uk
Website: www.caninepartners.org.uk

Care Focus South West CIC
Care Focus; a community interest company that promotes excellence in care by sharing best practice and offering advice and guidance.
Email: amiddleton@carefocussw.co.uk
Website: www.carefosussw.co.uk

Carers Service - Somerset County Council
Carers services in Somerset
Email: JCoates@somerset.gov.uk

Christies Care Ltd
Christies Care is a CQC registered care-agency that has provided trained live-in carers across the UK for over 25 Years.
Email: care@christiescare.com
Website: www.christiescare.com

Clarke Willmott LLP
Rebuilding Lives. Solicitors specialising in complex cases involving life changing injuries, including medical negligence, care funding and educational issues.
Email: Vanessa.Nichols@clarkewillmott.com
Website: www.clarkewillmott.com

Commissioning Adults and Health - Somerset County Council
Planning and monitoring social care services for adults in Somerset
Email: SBeamson@somerset.gov.uk

Commissioning Children and Families - Somerset County Council
Planning and monitoring social care services for children and young people with an open consultation on the draft Autism Strategy
Email: GPickfordWaugh@somerset.gov.uk

Contact a Family
Contact a Family is a national charity offering support, information and advice to families of disabled children whatever their condition or disability.
Email: Southwest@cafamily.org.uk
Website: www.cafamily.org.uk

Cossey Produce
Fresh fruit and veg boxes delivered to your door
Email: markdruitt@cosseyproduce.co.uk
Website: www.cosseyproduce.co.uk

Countryside Mobility

Off-road mobility scooter and wheelchair accessible boat hire scheme.
Email: info@countrysidemobility.org
Website: www.countrysidemobility.org


deafPLUS is a medium-sized charity working to encourage integration and equality between deaf and hearing people in all areas of life.
Email: bath.office@deafplus.org
Website: www.deafplus.org

Deane Helpline
Community Alarm Service
Email: lifelinemessages@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Website: www.tauntondeane.gov.uk/deanehelpline

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service
Promoting fire safety within the home with an emphasis on escape plans for people with a disability.
Email: comments@dsfire.gov.uk
Website: www.dsfire.gov

Enham Trust
Direct Payment support for Somerset County Council, providing information, advice and guidance to those receiving or those considering direct payments
Email: DP.somerset@enhamtrust.org.uk
Website: www.enhamtrust.org.uk

Financial Assessments Team - Somerset County Council
Confidential financial assessments for adults who need care and support. Advisory service and funding for people who choose to buy in their own care.
Email: BHoward@somerset.gov..uk

Foot Anstey
Foot Anstey, leading clinical negligence, personal injury and charities lawyers. Visit our stand to meet our team or visit www.footanstey.com
Email: contact@footanstey.com
Website: www.footanstey.com

Taunton Ford
New and Used car sales. Motability Specialists
Email: markg@fmg-uk.com
Website: foraymotorgroup.com

Foxes Academy
A specialist college and training hotel and a residential school and home for young people with learning disabilities based in Minehead
Email: admin@foxesacademy.ac.uk
Website: www.foxesacademy.ac.uk

Guide Dogs
The National Charity for guide dogs and mobility services for people who are blind or partially sighted
Email: Exeter@guidedogs.org.uk
Website: www.guidedogs.org.uk

The Halcon Centre

A Taunton residential respite centre for adults with physical disabilities and/or sensory loss.
Email: enquiries.halconcentre@somersetcare.co.uk
Website: www.somersetcare.co.uk

Manufacturer of Mobility products; Manual wheelchairs, Power wheelchairs, high end scooters and Walkers.
Email: enquiries@handicare.co.uk
Website: www.handicare.co.uk

Healthwatch Somerset
Independent consumer champion for people in Somerset who use health and/or social care services.
Email: info@healthwatchsomerset.co.uk
Website: www.healthwatchsomerset.co.uk

Hickleys Mobility & Healthcare
We supply, hire, repair and service equipment to help maintain an independent lifestyle.
Email: health@hickleys.com
Website: www.hickleyshealthcare.com

HMS Mobility Solutions Ltd
Prescription wheelchair supplies
Email: sales@hmsmobility.co.uk
Website: www.hmsmobility.co.uk

Howards Citroen
New and used Citroen car sales, service and repairs, MOT, Citroen parts and accessories. Motability Specialist.
Email: sales.citroenwsm@howardsgroup.co.uk
Website: www.howardsgroup.co.uk/citroen

Howards Honda
New and used Honda car sales, service and repair, MOT, Honda parts ad accessories. Motability specialist.
Email: saleshondawsm@howardsgroup.co.uk
Website: www.howardsgroup.co.uk/honda

Howards Nissan
New and used Nissan car sales, service and repairs, MOT and Nissan genuine parts and accessory sales. Motability specialist.
Email: sales.nissan@howardsgroup.co.uk
Website: www.howardsgroup.co.uk/nissan

Howards Peugeot
New and used Peugeot car sales, service and repairs, MOT, Peugeot parts and accessories. Motability Specialist.
Email: sales.peugeot@howardsgroup.co.uk
Website: www.howardsgroup.co.uk/peugeot

Bathroom equipment / level access showering
Email: Neil.whitehead@impeyshower.com
Website: www.impeyshowers.com

Kirton Healthcare / AJ Way
Providers of a wide range of turnkey seating solutions designed to meet the exacting needs of the elderly and disabled
Email: info@kirtonhealthcare.co.uk or sales@ajway.co.uk
Website: kirton-healthcare.co.uk or www.ajway.co.uk

Liftech.org Ltd
Supply and installation of domestic and public disabled access equipment, including through floor lifts, platform lifts, steplifts, ceiling track hoists etc.
Email: info@liftech.org
Website: www.liftech.org

Leading UK charity for people with a learning disability
Website: www.mencap.org.uk

MS Research Treatment and Education
MSRTE is a charity dedicated to furthering our understanding of MS and developing better treatments through research and education.
Email: info@ms-research.org.uk
Website: www.ms-research.org.uk

The National Autistic Society
Offering a range of services and advice to support people with Autism and their families. Services include: Residential, Supported Living, Outreach and Clubs
Email: Somerset.court@nas.org.uk
Website: www.autism.org.uk

Neighbourhood Care
Home Care service
Email: neighbourhoodcare@Hotmail.com
Website: www.neighbourhood-care.co.uk

Notaro Home Care
Providing a domiciliary care service across Somerset
Email: nicky@notarohomecare.co.uk
Website: www.notarohomecare.co.uk

Notaro Live-in Care
Providing care 24/7 in the service users home with the carer living in
Emailed: enquiry@liveincare.com
Website: www.liveincare.com

Oakhouse Foods
Quality frozen meals delivered direct to your door
Email: tavistock@oakhousefoods.co.uk
Website: www.oakhousefoods.co.uk

Options Holidays
Providing supported holidays for adults with learning disabilities in the UK and abroad.
Email: office@optionsholidays.co.uk
Website: www.optionsholidays.co.uk

Parkinsons UK
Providing information and support to people who have Parkinson's, their families and carers and training for health workers and professionals.
Email: jdunn@parkinsons.org.uk
Website: www.parkinsons.org.uk

The Patients Association
Healthcare Charity
Email: yolande@patients-association.com
Website: www.patients-association.com


Mobility equipment, sale and repair. Employment services.
Email: Jayne.mills@pluss.org.uk
Website: www.pluss.org.uk

Premier Care
One of the UK's leading independent living and disability insurers, we have been providing specialist insurance for disabled people since 1990.
Email: myles.evans@premiercare.info
Website: www.premiercare.info

PWP - Professional Will Planning

Estate Planning: Wills, Trusts, Probate, Power of Attorney, IHT Planning, Funeral Plans
Email: pete@professionalwillplanning.com
Website: www.professionalwillplanning.com

Public Health - Somerset County Council
Somerset's Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (Somerset: Our County) Public summary 2013/14. Conversations about living in the countryside.
Email: PublicHealth@somerset.gov.uk
Website: www.somersetintelligence.org.uk

Queen Alexandra College (QAC) is a leading specialist college for people aged 16+ who have disabilities.
Email: info@qac.ac.uk
Website: www.qac.ac.uk

Waterproof and colourful wheelchair and mobility scooter bags.
Email: sacchels@yahoo.co.uk
Website: stores.ebay.co.uk/sacchels

Safeguarding - Somerset County Council
Working with the lead responsibility with the key agencies to keep people safe in Somerset
Email: MLWalton@somerset.gov.uk

Scope's national helpline provides information and support for disabled people. their families and carers. Our regional staff work mainly with individuals who have cerebral palsy
Email: Karin.gray@scope.org.uk
Website: www.scope.org.uk

Short Breaks for Disabled Children - Somerset County Council
Short breaks available for disabled children and their families/carers
Email: LJWhite@somerset.gov.uk

Sight and Sound Technology

Sight and Sound Technology Ltd are the leading provider and master distributor of the world's leading assistive technology software and hardware.
Email: Jackie.puddiford@sightand sound.co.uk
Telephone: 01604 7980710
Website: www.sightandsound.co.uk

Simplicity Computers
The easy to use computer system for beginners or anyone who needs help getting started - with tutorials from Valerie Singleton
Email: info@simplicitycomputers.co.uk
Website: www.simplicitycomputers.co.uk

Solo Support Services
Offering third party arrangements for people that receive a Personal Health Budget, whereby we become the legal employer of your Personal Assistant.
Email: office@solosupportservices.co.uk
Website> www.solosupportservices.co.uk

Somerset Care

Somerset Care provides individual support and care in a variety of settings to help maintain your independence
Email: enquiries@somersetcare.co.uk
Website: www.somersetcare.co.uk

Somerset Care and Repair
Somerset Care and Repair provides practical, friendly support to enable you to live safely, securely and independently.
Email: office@somersetcareand repair.co.uk
Website: www.somersetcareandrepair.org.uk

Somerset Football Association
Provides football opportunities for the population of Somerset including: playing, coaching, refereeing and administration. Footbball for All, All for Football.
Email: Rachael.edwards@somersetfa.com
Website: www.somersetfa.com

Somerset Parent Partnership
A free, confidential and impartial service providing information and support to parent carers and young people (to age 25) on matters relating to SEND, including the new Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plans
Email: enquiries@somersetparentpartnership.org.uk
Website: www.somersetparentpartnership.org.uk

Somerset Skills and Learning
SS&L provide skills, training and leisure courses across Somerset.
Email: generalenquiries@somerset.gov.uk
Website: www.learnsomerset.gov.uk

Somerset Community Care Matters
A free, specialist legal help service, helping any disabled person or their carers get the funding or services they need.
Email: SCCMenquiries@mindtws.org.uk

Somerset You can Do Service
Somerset You can Do - Putting people in touch with their communities
Email: enquiries@somersetyoucando.org
Website: www.somersetyoucando.it

Steering Developments Ltd
SDL offers solutions for all your driving and mobility needs; wheelchairs, swivel seats, driving controls, adapted vehicles and wheelchair storage.
Email: info@steeringdevelopments.co.uk
Website: www.steeringdevelopments.co.uk

Stroke Association
Somerset Information, advice and emotional support services to stroke survivors and the families and carers.
Email: Lynda.chatfield@stroke.org.uk

Suttons Stairlifts
Sales of new, reconditioned and rental stair lifts. Straight or curved, tailored to your needs, we can help!
Email: enquiries@suttonsstairlifts.co.uk
Website: suttonstairlifts.co.uk

Trading Standards
Working across Somerset and Devon County Council's as the primary resource for consumer protection.
Email: rob.quinlan@devon.gov.uk

University of the West of England
Higher Education Institute
Email: infopoint@uwe.ac.uk
Website: www.uwe.ac.uk

Utility Warehouse Discount Club
Helping people reduce their bills with a British Plc
Email: sheliaelliottesp@yahoo.co.uk
www.savemoney.biz / www.makesmoney.biz

Providing independent mentoring sessions to individuals and families with physical disabilities plus Disability Awareness Workshops and talks to schools and organisations.
Email: contact@veucan.co.uk
Website: www.veucan.co.uk

Vision Hotels
3*AA rated hotels situated in lovey seaside or lake district areas designed for people with sight loss
Email: melrosejoyce.jones@visionhotels.co.uk
Website: www.visionhotels.co.uk

Voyage Care
We Provide support to people with learning disabilities and other needs in supported living, care homes and people's own homes.
Email: referrals@voyagecare.com
Website: www.voyagecare.com

WESC Foundation
Specialist day and residential centre for young people with sight-loss and additional needs. Offering personalised curriculum to suit all our young people.
Email: kgaulton@wescfoundation.ac.uk
Website: www.wescfoundation.ac.uk

Wheelchair Dance Sports Association
National Governing Body of Wheelchair Dance Sport in the UK. We provide training to enable more local groups throughout the country.
Email: info@wdsauk.co.uk
Telephone: 0300 111 3045
Website: www.wdsauk.co.uk

The Wheelyboat Trust
Wheelchair accessible boats available throughout the South West.
Email: wheelyboattrust@btconnect.com
Website: www.wheelyboats.org

Wonsie UK
Wonsie UK, specialists in bodysuits for older children. We cater for 2 - 14 year olds.
Email: info@wonsie.co.uk
Website: www.wonsie.co.uk

You First Support Services CIC
We provide innovative and creative domiciliary and supported living services to adults with learning disabilities.
Email: info@youfirstsupportservices.org.uk
Website: www.youfirstsupportservices.org.uk