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Discovery – DCP 16
The DCP 16 is our original model! Today, it’s the bike kids want for its awesome design, fun colors, and smooth ride. It is small enough for an average 7-year-old, but adaptable to fit most kids in their early teens, making it an ideal choice for children expecting a growth spurt. Riding the DCP 16 is a great opportunity for kids to feel the independence they crave as they enter their teens and leave their childhood behind.
Discovery – DCP12
Designed for kids aged 4-8, the DCP 12 allows children to get out and join their friends as they grow up and learn to cycle together. This bike provides excellent stability and fits through standard door openings, making it a popular choice in schools and therapy settings. It is designed with adjustability in mind, allowing the bike to grow with your child, and ensuring you get as many years of enjoyment out of the bike as possible. With the DCP 12, kids can be kids, even during a physical therapy session.
Freedom Concepts – Discovery Series
Freedom Concepts Inc. was born from a special request to build a bike for a special needs child. This one bike was such a huge success that it opened the door to many new requests and the birth of a company. Today, bikes from Freedom Concepts can be found throughout the world. Discovery is the Mobility Device that started it all. Today, it’s the bike that children and young adults want for its funky design, bright colours, and great ride.
The Discovery Series allows a variety of people to gain independence and increase their mobility, from those with simple balance problems, to those with more-involved cases of cerebral palsy, spina bifida, Down syndrome, head injury, muscular dystrophy, autism, and dwarfism. More than just freedom, Discovery lets individuals create their own sense of cool. The Discovery Series offers the perfect combination of therapy and fun.
With quick release mechanisms, the Discovery adapts easily from one rider to another, making it the first choice of many therapists, schools, and care facilities. The Discovery is designed to provide excellent stability and to fit through standard door openings.Enquiry
Freedom Concepts Discovery 12
The High Back with Chest Strap, Rear Steering, Neoprene Adjustable Footplates & Chest Harness shown above are not included with the tricycle. They can each be added on as accessories.
Freedom Concepts’ Discovery 12″ is designed to fit children from 4 to 8 years of age. It’s a great tricycle to keep your preschooler pedaling right through the first years of elementary school.
The Discovery 12″ is designed to assist children with mild to moderate physical disabilities. The basic features offer support for the little ones that need some extra help. And for the children that require more support, there are several accessories to choose from to provide just what is needed. Once your child is properly supported, he or she can focus on increasing their strength and coordination while having fun!Enquiry
Glove Airflow Sling
Designed to be left under user in a chair
The latest sling designed to be left underneath a person in their seating provides another unique solution from Glove Slings.
Sometimes people get too warm whilst sitting on a sling in their chair. This can cause discomfort but much worse, it could increase the risk of tissue problems in the longer term. The problem is getting air to the skin. Whilst most slings are made with breathable fabrics, some seating systems and cushions in wheelchairs are not breathable. In a warm environment this may cause a person to overheat and sweat. The Glove Airflow Sling has been uniquely designed to help with this.
Even more supportive than the revolutionary and hugely popular Glove InChair Sling, the Glove Glove Airflow Sling adds a new dimension for comfort, literally! The innovative knitted fabric construction provides an open labyrinth for air to flow all around the person sat on the sling.Enquiry
Glove Bathing Sling
Based on the highly acclaimed SAS Para the Bath Glove offers an excellent solution for transferring into the bath or swimming pool. Full body support is provided and a useful “pommel” is incorporated to reduce the risk of the user sliding through when wet and slippery.
The special soft, strong fabric provides significant tissue viability benefits over traditional “mesh”. It also enables water to drain through more readily and easily. It even dries faster!Enquiry
Glove Convenience Sling
Excellent access for toileting and for clothing adjustment providing vastly superior support and comfort compared to similar shaped slings. Innovative unique “anti-jack knife” design, considered by many to be in advance of it’s peers. Also features our unique “Flap Back” Velcro chest band that does not snag clothing.
This innovative sling can be used by many users previously considered unsuitable to transfer with Toileting/Access style of sling.Enquiry
Glove Extensor Sling
For people who suffer extensor spasm using a sling is usually a nightmare! (and for their carers). When they extend the leg supports of their sling usuallyride up towards their groin. It also makes positioning them into a wheelchair more difficult than it needs to be.
The new Extensor Glove incorporates a unique “suspension” facility that counterpoises extensor spasm. It is also one of the most supportive slings available anywhere. Its unique design enables the sling to move with the spasm and return to its original position afterwards. Of course you don’t have to suffer spasm to enjoy the comfort provided by the Extensors “suspension”, it is suited to almost all types of disability.
Extensor also incorporates integral slide sheets for easier fitting and enhancedtissue viability properties. To complete the high level of support and comfort provided by this superb sling, Extensor has as adjustable HeadShell fitted as standard.
Glove SAS Para Sling
The SAS Para is designed specially where the user has to sit on a sling in a moulded chair. The fabric is soft, gossamer thin and strong (as used by Special Forces where performance!).
High air permeability helps to reduce sweating and associated risks plus the unique shape incorporating a “pommel” provides full support and security. Specially designed “Pocket Straps” enhance discretion and eliminates the risk of straps snagging in wheels.
Due to the lightweight fabric, the SAS Para has a maximum load of 65kg (10stone). Larger users will find that the InChair Glove is an ideal alternative.Enquiry