The Flamingo toilet/bathing chair comes in four sizes to accommodate clients from childhood through young adulthood. The seat tilts, and the Flamingo’s back can be angled to achieve the ideal seating and posture during hygiene activities. Flamingo’s adjustable height enables it to be placed over a toilet — or use a pan instead. Accessories include a head support, a push brace to maneuver the unit, sides that provide moderate torso control and positioning, and swing-away side supports. The seat is now also available in blue in addition to standard gray. The largest size (size 4) has a 154-lb. weight capacity.
Key Kids’ Words: Compact folding, lightweight for travel
A popular pediatric tilt-in-space wheelchair that is convenient, lightweight and compactly folds, the Convaid Rodeo provides up to 45° of adjustable tilt to offer pressure relief and upper-body support. This tilt-in-space Convaid is fully customizable to meet its user’s specific therapeutic needs and provides five years of growth capability through its seat depth feature. Rodeo’s Cordura upholstery comes in a wide selection of colors and is removable and fully washable. The Rodeo offers 90° to 110° of recline and is easy to fold for convenient portability. Available in sizes 10, 12, 14, and 16 for users up to 170 lbs., Rodeo comes with a transit option that meets WC19 transport safety standards.
Key Kids’ Words: Flexibility, growth, ease of use
The R82 Mustang is an anterior/posterior gait trainer that provides proper positioning and support for children as they learn stepping/walking. The Mustang provides excellent upper-body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior configuration and full upright support in the posterior configuration. Positioning accessories are available for children who need extra support, and are removable as their walking skills progress. The center spar is dynamic and helps mimic the natural up and down movement in walking. The Mustang comes in four sizes suitable for children and young people.
The fully customizable, tilt-in-space Trekker accommodates functional or rest positions, providing increased sitting tolerance for maximal comfort. The Trekker comes in a range of colors and is an easy-to-use, portable chair that meets the needs of caregiver, user and therapist or physician. It features a separate base and seating module, which is reversible, so the user can face away or toward the caregiver. Trekker also accepts adaptive and aftermarket seating to accommodate the needs of therapists and users. The chair allows up to 170° of adjustable recline and tilt ranging from -5° to 45°.
A highly adaptable dynamic seating system, the X:Panda can be configured to meet a range of postural requirements and to accommodate growth. Available in four sizes, the X:Panda is suitable for young children to young adults. It can help kids with pelvic asymmetries, hip migration or tight hamstrings. All sizes are available with individual growth in width, depth and back height to extend the life of the seat and accommodate the greatest range of sizes. X:Panda features patented recline adjustment, tilt-in-space to 30° and a dynamic back with gas springs that can be set to control range of movement or can be locked.
Swift Mobile Tilt
Available in three models, the Swift Mobile
Tilt allows for tilt maneuvering from the side
to achieve an ergonomically optimal care
position. The Swift Mobile Tilt also enables
the user and the caregiver to have eye
contact for better communication during
the tilting process. Gas pistons facilitate the
return to an upright position; the seat can
be set to various fixed positions without
using tools. The basic model has manually
operated tilt with or without a motor, and
the Swift Mobile Tilt 160 has an increased
weight capacity. Hand controls enable tilting
from any position.
Adjustments, comfort and lightness in steering are key attributes
of the Stingray wheelchair, which boasts a 180°
turnable seat, even with the child seated. Angle
adjustability makes it easy to find exactly
the position that’s best for any user. With
an efficient suspension and a safe and
secure braking system, the R82 Stingray
is easy to drive for parents while offering
functional positioning for the child.
The lightweight, compact Trekker
can take kids around in style while
supporting their positioning
needs. The Trekker offers
adjustable tilt from -5° to 45°,
170° of recline, plus “functional”
and “rest” positions to match
whatever activity is happening at
the moment. Trekker’s seating can
be forward facing (so the child
can look out at the world) or rear
facing (to look at the caregiver).
A WC19 transport option is
Inclusion is at the heart of this new high-low base that’s compact, portable and at home inside or outside. The base adjusts easily to different heights, and the tilt-in-space feature provides position changes. The YoYo base is compatible with Convaid’s Trekker seating system (in size 12 or 14) for seamless transitions.
Thanks to 30° of tilt, the Cruiser helps to improve kids’ postural control throughout the upper body, while the Self-Tensio self-tensioning seating system helps to promote neutral pelvic positioning. Available in sizes 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18, with a 250-lb., weight capacity, the built-to-order Cruiser can accommodate children right into their teens and adulthood. A transit option is available with four bright red anchors, H-harness positioning belts, foot positioners and headrest extension. The Cruiser folds easily and weighs just 27 to 32 lbs., depending on size selected.