Swimming Pool Seat
Device To Access Swimming Pool
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide swimming pool access for a person with intellectual and physical disabilities. A 24-volt solar-charged pool hoist from Australian manufacturer Wymo was chosen for this adaptation. However, when lowered into the pool using the hoist, the user needed to be supported while she was removed from the sling. She also needed support during the reverse process of putting the sling back on when she was being taken out. A “landing bay” was made in the pool for the ind
K-Flot Pool Lounger
The K-Flot Pool Lounger is a flotation aid designed for use by individuals during aquatic therapy. It allows participants in water-based therapy programs to feel secure and relaxed during neck or leg extension and rotation. It can also be used for lounging in the pool or on the deck, or as a seat cushion for an outdoor lounge chair. It folds away for storage. CAPACITY: 300 pounds.
Seat For Swimming Pool
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a seat for the swimming pool for a child with cerebral palsy. A pool chair was made based on a previous TADNSW adaptation (Bath Chair)—made from PVC pressure pipe and outdoor furniture fabric. The seat is mounted on a frame which has four sections. The seat section is secured with large suction cups which attach to the tiled step inside the pool, and below this are smaller ones which attach to the tiled step riser. There was some diff
Sofao - Ferriol Matrat
Sofao is an adaptive swimming flotation chair/sit-swimming solution manoeuvred by a volunteer guide that enables severely mobility-challenged children or adults (muscular dystrophy, sufferers, multiple sclerosis, quadriplegics) to swim and bathe in swimming pools and in the sea.