Special needs shower and bathing equipment for the elderly and disabled  

Assisted bathing and special needs shower Equipment for the elderly and disabled


A guide to special needs shower and bathing products for the elderly and disabled

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Special needs and assisted bathing shower equipment for the elderly and disabled

In a field that can be complicated and time consuming we have devised this section to assist you in your search for bathing products suitable for use by the elderly, disabled or persons with special needs. Please don't hesitate to pick up the phone and speak with one of our helpful staff if you require assistance or advice. Best of all are the prices. It is our constant aim to bring you the best quality products at the lowest prices available.

Many of the products referred to in this section may benefit from VAT relief for qualifying persons. If you would like further information on this or any of the products shown here please don't hesitate to call.

Half-height shower doors

A comprehensive range of half-height screens and doors for corner or alcove


Stable style shower doors

Full height glass shower doors and enclosures with split level opening

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Portable shower screens

Free standing portable shower screen

Lightweight, portable, freestanding shower screens



Shower seats and stools

Shower seats and stools

An excellent range of seats and stools for use in the shower



Grab rails and support rails

Grab rails and support poles for bathrooms and showers

Support rails idea for use in and around the bathroom



Special needs sanitary ware

ROCA comfort height WC

Sanitary ware and 'Document M'



Walk in baths

Georgia walk in bath

Large selection of tub style and conventional walk in baths



Heavy duty shower curtains

High quality shower curtains and rails

Premium quality weighted shower curtains



Care shower equipment

Care shower equipment thermostatically controlled

Shower equipment suited to special needs



One piece shower enclosures

Shower toilet cubicle showing typical installation to an alcove. Note the side panel that conceals the toilet support frame, soil pipe and cistern

2 and three sided special needs shower and toilet cubicles



Level dec special needs wet room showers

Impey SUPREME sliding half height shower doors

Level access shower and special needs wet room showers



Special needs taps and brassware

Thermostatically controlled brassware for the bathroom



Low profile shower trays

Slimline 35 shower tray 800 x 800

Ultra low profile shower trays for easy access





Special needs shower enclosures and complete cubicles

Enclosure style care showers - easy access shower enclosures with half height doors

Half height shower screen and door configurations


Full cubicle care showers - a four sided shower cubicle, half height doors, a virtual ensuite

Self contained shower cubicle with half height doors available with integral toilet

Low profile, level access shower trays and wet room floors

Low level easy access shower trays
Everything you need to build a Wet Room Shower



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Care shower equipment

Shower equipment suitable for an elderly or disabled operator

Many manufacturers supply shower equipment 'suitable' for use in special needs environments. Simply make sure that:

  • you choose something that is simple to understand

  • the equipment can be operated easily with wet hands

  • equipment is thermostatically controlled for a stable output temperature to prevent scalding.

Purpose made shower equipment for disabled users

Additional considerations like lever controls, extra long hoses and additional handset cradles are often included when equipment is designed for use by the elderly, disabled and persons with impaired dexterity. Please check specifications to ensure the product suitability or call for advice .

Mira Advance - designed for use by people with special needs
Mira Shower Equipment in general
Mira Thermostatic Electric Showers with Lever Control
Triton Electric Care Showers - thermostatic pumped and unpumped
Aqualisa Showers - nothing specific, but several models will suit
Bristan Showers - no specific care shower but plenty with lever and thermostatic controls
Deva Showers - nothing specific  



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Freestanding shower screens

Free standing portable shower screen

Portable folding half height shower screens

Lightweight, portable and freestanding. These shower screens have an immediate advantage where permanent shower screens are either unnecessary or impossible.

From the Supreme collection and made to the same exacting specifications, the powder coated frames and anti-shatter semi-opaque panels are designed to be light, easy to transport and extremely durable.

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Shower Seats and stools for Bathing

Shower seats and stools

Shower Seats and Stools



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Grab Rails and Hand rails for shower and bathroom

Drop down hinged WC grab rails

Straight  grab rails and supports

Grab rails and support poles for bathrooms and showers

Angled  grab rails, support rails and floor to ceiling poles

NEW Maxi Grip - high visibility grab rails




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Walk-in Bath

Walk in bath - easy entry bathing using a bath with a door

Disabled bathing - Easy access bath with a door

Walk-in Baths with a useful buyer guide




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Shower curtains and rails

Shower curtains and rails

Premium quality weighted shower curtains and premier duty shower curtain rails


Shower Curtains and rails - heavy duty weighted shower curtains and rails




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Comfort Height WC

The ROCA Colina BTW comfort height WC with close coupled cistern and soft close seat
A toilet that stands taller than a standard WC pan but not necessarily as tall as a DOC M. Ideal for people who are that little bit taller or if you have a bad back. Also integrates into a household bathroom for use by elderly or infirm residents without making the room look institutional.

ROCA comfort height WC

ROCA Colina WC Pan

ROCA Colina close coupled push button cistern

ROCA soft close WC seat on cover






Document M Packs

Note: Also see Grab Rails and Hand Rails section above

Document 'M' provides for disabled toilet facilities and various support rails that are necessary to meet with the requirements of Planning and Building Control. Doc M packs contain the essentials you will need in order to comply.

Disabled sanitary ware and Document M packs

Twyford Doc M Value Pack

Twyford Doc M Plus Pack

Twyford Doc M Super Pack


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shower and bathing equipment for the elderly and disabled