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cots2024care awards

Westpoint Arena, Exeter - 17th July 2024

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Jen Cave-Ayland & Eva Paras

Jen Cave-Ayland & Eva Paras


Making Life Easier: Manual Handling and Dycem

Dycem Non-Slip products have been used within the health and care sector for over 55 years. Traditionally, clinicians have associated Dycem with addressing stabilisation and gripping difficulties found around the home, in care homes and in hospitals, but what about using it to support safe manual handling?
In this live demonstration, we will be sharing beneficial applications and top tips for using Dycem to assist with manual handling. Whether it is with chair transfers, bed transfers or mobilising, Dycem can help. Come join us to see the versatility and advantages of the Dycem non-slip reel, super grip tape, coasters and mats in action.

Speaker Bio

Eva Paras and Jen Cave-Ayland will be hosting a live demo session on how to make life easier for manual handling activities.
Eva is the Director of Non-Slip Solutions and has worked in the Healthcare sector for over 20 years. Since joining Dycem she has gained a wealth of experience with working with distributor partners, occupational therapists, and healthcare providers. Eva has worked with Dycem for over 15 years, The attraction for her is the simplicity and versatility of the products which make life easier for a range of activities.
Jen is a wellbeing lead for Sirona care & health in South Bristol and an Occupational Therapist by background. Since qualifying as an Occupational Therapist in 1997, she has gained experience working in hospitals, the community, for a charity, a university and independently. Jen has worked with Dycem Non-Slip for over 20 years, advising on product design and clinical applications.



Meet with over 2000 buyers and decision makers from the care industry!

The Care & Occupational Therapy Show has been running for 5 years. This year's event will include buyers from Care Homes, Domiciallary care companies, Care Groups, NHS, Trusts, Indivdual Carers, Individual Practitioners also. Attracting around 2000 visitors it will truly be a festival of business for the care community.

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