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14/10/2015: REHACARE is back

Welcome to the trade fair for self-determined living!

More than 750 exhibitors from 37 countries will be providing a comprehensive overview in six exhibition halls and covering everything that can make daily life easier for people with disabilities, those requiring care and also the elderly. The list of exhibiting nations ranges from Belgium to Cyprus, and the trade fair will also include numerous joint pavilions. Countries such as Canada, China, Denmark, France, the Netherlands, South Korea, Taiwan and the UK will be represented not only with individual stands, but also with major country exhibitions.

On this page you can find impressions from the trade fair halls from the first day - in form of videos, photo galleries, articles and interviews.

Photo: Volker Westermann; © inklusiv-kochen

We asked Volker Westermann: "Kitchen and cooking are a bridge to inclusion" Click here for the interview

Photo: Exhibitor lecture; © Messe Düsseldorf/ctillmann

Accessible workplace design makes inclusion possible

Numerous exhibitors introduce support and consulting options for persons with disabilities in the workplace in lectures at REHACARE 2015. Click here for the article

Photo: John Frijters and user; © beta-web/Stöter

Exoskeletons: daily living aids with two legs

Exoskeletons have found their place in the treatment and rehabilitation of persons with spinal cord injuries. We met with John Frijters, ReWalk Robotics. Click here for the interview

Kinaesthetics: "People learn to pay attention to their own body motions"

Sabine Sieben is a kinesthetic trainer and spoke in advance of her workshop at the forum "Living wiht care @home" about the kinesthetic concept and its advantages for in-home care. Click here for the interview

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Photo: Infant Care Bed

Photo gallery: Aids for children at REHACARE 2015

With 109 exhibitors the area aids for children is one of the six largest product categories at this year's REHACARE. We had a closer look. Click for the photo gallery

Photo: Taiwanese common booth

Taiwanese exhibitors at REHACARE: "Feeling the market pulse"

At REHACARE 2015 the Taiwanese exhibitors are the third biggest exhibitor group after Germany and China, with a number of 51 exhibitors. Click here for the interview

Photo: Woman with dark hair; link to a video REHACARE TV Interview Bestic AB

Photo: REHACARE 2015; linked to a video REHACARE TV REHACARE 2015: Self-determined living

Photo: Soccer players; linked to a video Video Protect Your Heads!