Providers of equipment and Adaptations

Adaptations to the home

1st Choice Stairlifts
1st Choice Stairlifts sell and install a wide range of models because we believe that a lift needs to be as individual as you are.
https://www.1stchoicestairlifts.com/  

Aquability
Aquability is one of the UK's leading supplier of walk-in baths and showers.
http://www.aquability.com/ 

Independent Living Centre - Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset
Provides free impartial information and advice, displays and demonstrates equipment for anyone who is disabled or who is concerned with the difficulties presented by disability
http://ilc.org.uk/ 


Clothing and footwear 

Dressability
Clothing comes in all shapes and sizes, but sometimes that is simply not enough! For people with physical disabilities, learning difficulties and the over 65s, finding clothes that reflect a personal style, fit well and are easy to take on or off, can be hard.
http://www.dressability.org.uk/ 

Footwear specialists
We specialise making handmade bespoke, made to measure footwear, orthopaedic adaptations, to cater for people who cannot find footwear to fit due to foot abnormalities. We also repair surgical shoes, raises, heel sockets, rocker sole, wedges and flares
http://www.footwearspecialists.com/ 


ICT

AbilityNet
AbilityNet helps people of any age and with any disability to use technology to achieve their goals at home, at work and in education. We do this by providing specialist advice services, free information resources and by helping to build a more accessible digital world.
https://www.abilitynet.org.uk/
 

Health

Integrated Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Service​
Our key purpose is to help parents/ carers optimise the quality of life of children and young people with additional needs and complex disabilities. We aim to teach parents/carers of children with mobility problems how to reduce the possibility of further physical complications.
http://www.ruh.nhs.uk/patients/services/physiotherapy/IP_paediatrics.asp

 

Information, Advice and Support 

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