Public events Archives - Driving Mobility

Public events

Date Event Venue
Naidex 15th – 16th September 2021 15/09/2020
2 days

Naidex 15th – 16th September 2021

Naidex is Europe’s most established event for supporting independent living, showcasing wide-ranging solutions to improve mobility and accessibility, the latest innovations and tech, and explores the future of digital and physical accessibility.

NEC, Birmingham
Mobility Equipment Pop up Event 08/09/2021

Mobility Equipment Pop up Event

Wednesday, 8th September 2021, 11:00am to 4:30pm
Options and advice on Mobility Equipment for disabled children, young people, adults and older people.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP
Driving with a Disability Seminar and Q&A Session 08/09/2021

Driving with a Disability Seminar and Q&A Session

Wednesday, 8th September 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Participants will gain an understanding of the medical fitness to drive assessment process, vehicle adaptions, how disabilities/medical conditions impact driving and driving licenses.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP
Older Drivers Forum webinars Supporting Project Edward 13/09/2021
5 days

Older Drivers Forum webinars Supporting Project Edward

The Older Drivers Forum are supporting Project Edwards week of action, themed ‘Fit for the Road’ between the 13th to 17th September 2021. The Forum will be running a series of six free webinars during the week. Each webinar is on a different subject and designed to help and support the mature motorist to carry on driving safely for longer.  

Online Webinar
Leisure and Support Pop up Event 13/10/2021

Leisure and Support Pop up Event

Wednesday, 13th October 2021, 11:00am to 4:30pm
Options and advice on Leisure and Support available for disabled children, young people, adults and older people.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP
Technology and Toys Workshop 13/10/2021

Technology and Toys Workshop

Wednesday, 13th October 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Participants will learn about the top ten toys for 2021 for fun and therapeutic benefits as well as the benefits of adaptive switches and the sensory toy library at the William Merritt Centre. In the final part of the session, there will be a focus on family friendly activities to do during the winter months.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP
Disability Awareness Course for Driving Instructors – 9 & 10th November 2021 09/11/2021
2 days

Disability Awareness Course for Driving Instructors – 9 & 10th November 2021

A practical two day training course for ADIs on disability awareness and driving. Places are limited to 10. Please book early!

Cheshire County Sports Club, Plas Newton Lane, Chester. CH2 1PR
2021 National Road Safety Conference • Harrogate 10/11/2021
2 days

2021 National Road Safety Conference • Harrogate

Held in November each year, the National Road Safety Conference is Road Safety GB’s flagship annual event. The conference moves around the country and is hosted and organised each year by a Road Safety GB Regional Group or Groups.

The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Equipment for Home Pop up Event 10/11/2021

Equipment for Home Pop up Event

Wednesday, 10th November 2021, 11:00am to 4:30pm
Options and advice on Home Equipment for disabled children, young people, adults and older people.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP
Single Handed Care – Sit to Stand Workshop 10/11/2021

Single Handed Care – Sit to Stand Workshop

Wednesday, 10th November 2021, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Participants will gain an understanding of a range of equipment and solutions that will assist healthcare professionals to enhance the quality of care that their clients receive.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP
Single Handed Care – In Bed Management Workshop 10/11/2021

Single Handed Care – In Bed Management Workshop

Wednesday, 10th November 2021, 9:30am to 11:30am
Participants will gain an understanding of a range of equipment and solutions that will assist healthcare professionals to enhance the quality of care that their clients receive.

William Merritt Centre, 100 Town Street, Leeds , LS13 1HP