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Special chairs work wonders

19 Jul 2016
Waikato Times, 24/06/2016 At Hamilton North School, it's not unusual for the special-needs students to become agitated, sometimes for the smallest of reasons.  And thanks to a grant from the Mazda Foundation, teachers have a new tool to counter that agitation, helping children to become focused... Read more

Didn't make the ATSA Expo? Explore Medifab's stand here!

26 May 2016
Thanks for visiting Medifab Ltd and Spex Seating at the ATSA Independent Living Expo in Melbourne. For those who didn't make it, we hope you enjoy exploring our 'virtual stand' above! It was a great honour for Medifab to be presented with the Best Large Stand Award for 2016, out of all the 100+... Read more

New product alert: Carrot XL Car Seat

26 May 2016
The 'big brother' to Medifab's popular Carrot 3000 car seat has just arrived... meet Carrot XL! Carrot XL special needs car seat caters for safety and the importance of keeping the user in a supported posture for travel. This larger sized car seat is suitable for older children and adult users who... Read more

Don't miss Medifab at ATSA 2016

11 May 2016
ATSA: Supporting Inclusion and independence with Australia's foremost exhibition of aids, equipment & allied services ATSA Independent Living Expo is held in Melbourne this year, and Medifab & Spex will be exhibiting with a showcase of new products and solutions to shape better lives. ... Read more

Thanks for visiting Medifab!

4 Mar 2016
Thanks to everyone who came to see us at "Show Your Ability" in Auckland, Hamilton, Palmerston North, Christchurch and Dunedin! View the tour of Medifab's stand below:   If you didn't make it to the show, Medifab will bring it to you! Book a Focus Workshop to view all our new releases which are... Read more

New Release: SleepShape Directory

2 Mar 2016
The latest version of Medifab's SleepShape Directory is now available, featuring our entire range of lying and positioning solutions. Contained in the directory is also a range of tools and resources to assist when prescribing and introducing sleep systems; including the Medifab Sleep Diary, a... Read more

EASIE Living Centre opens in Palmerston North

22 Feb 2016
On 22nd February, Enable New Zealand opened the EASIE Living and Demonstration Centre to the public.  The Centre is located at 585 Main Street, Palmerston North and opening hours are from 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday, and Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm. Admission is free.  EASIE stands for Equipment... Read more

Coming to Show Your Ability?

15 Feb 2016
Show Your Ability 2016: New Zealand's annual disability equipment exhibition   Don't miss Medifab's stand at the 2016 Show Your Ability expo... This year you'll:  Meet the Jenx range of paediatric equipment including many products new to NZ Encounter Spex seating developments, including the ... Read more

Happy Holidays from Team Medifab!

9 Dec 2015
  At the close of another busy year of growth and development, we gratefully pause to thank all our special customers like you and wish you a safe, warm and Happy, Holiday Season. We send a heartfelt message of thanks to our customers all over the world. In particular: England, Ireland, Portugal... Read more

Sleep Workshops Summary

22 Oct 2015
Thanks for attending Medifab's Sleep Workshops with Andrew Wilson from Symmetrisleep, UK! Below are links to download the resources discussed at the workshops: Resources for Families being introduced to Sleep Systems Symmetrisleep System Symmslyde Turning & Positioning Symmetrisleep FAQ's  ... Read more