Accessible Equipment

Accessible Equipment to Borrow

We aim to ensure our guests have a wonderful holiday and we are delighted to offer accessible equipment to borrow for the duration of your stay with us at Grenville in Hampshire. We provide this service completely free of charge and arrange for reserved items to be placed in your holiday house ready for your arrival. Find out more about our accessible holiday houses. 

You are welcome to reserve any of the equipment by emailing us. Ensure that you book the item(s) you need ahead of your stay and as soon as possible. We allocate accessible equipment on a first-come, first served basis.

Specialist Accessible Equipment

If you need a profile bed, hoist or mobility scooter, or more specialist accessibility equipment, contact Solent Mobility direct on 023-9200-9999 to hire these items.

We have found Solent Mobility to be reliable and trusted local company. They will install your items ready for your arrival at Wallops Wood.

  • All accessible equipment is cleaned and sanitised after use, as well as checked for any damage or breakages
  • Wallops Wood cannot be held responsible for any misuse, accidents, injury or damage caused by the use of this accessible equipment. See our Terms & Conditions for further details
  • Please respect any items used so that future guests can enjoy it. Thank you.

Bath Seat

A bath seat for use in our accessible bathrooms
Suspended Bath Seat

Position this removable seat to provide a sitting platform within the bath to facilitate washing, or to provide a staged decent into the bath.

Note: You should to be able to safely step into and out of the bath and position yourself in order to use this accessible equipment. You need good upper body strength to use these grab bars, which can be positioned by the bath to assist, as required, by individual guests.

Bed Rails

Bed rails and bed grab rail can be fitted to a bed for accessible guests

Bed Rails

Fit these adjustable metal bed rails to the side of the bed to prevent the risk of either falls or injuries. Relax comfortably while in bed without the worry of slipping out. Use this accessible equipment to sit up or change of position more easily and without assistance. Height 46cm (18”), Length 127cm (50”).

Bed Grab Rail

Get into or out of bed without needing extra assistance using this sturdy accessible equipment. With a height adjustable frame, the grab rail is suitable for any user. Two legs rest on the floor and the frame is secured firmly into place via three straps around the bed frame, ensuring minimal movement when in use.

Bed Raisers

Six furniture raisers for raising beds, sofas or armchairs in our accessible holiday accommodation

Cone Furniture Raisers

Raise a bed or chair by 9cm / 3½” and hold furniture legs and coasters in a firm position. These furniture raisers aid movement into and out of furniture and reduces strain on the body. When using 4 raisers, the maximum user and load weight is 35 stone (225 kg).

Use the raisers in conjunction with a powered hoist, which can be hired by prior arrangement from Solent Mobility.

Commodes & Perching Stools

Commode and perching stool can both be reserved prior to arrival date

Homecraft Commode

This accessible equipment offers a solution to those with limited mobility as it can be used anywhere. Adjust the height of this light and durable steel frame, enjoy the back support, and extra comfort when using the arm rests. The maximum user weight is 21 stone (136 kg).

Prima Modular Perching Stool

Reduce the effort required to sit or stand by using this perching stool with its tilt design seat, which is 5 cm / 2” lower at the front than the back. Enjoy added comfort from the arm and back rests and adjust the seat height (minimum height 48 cm / 19”, and maximum height 63 cm / 25” at the front).

Half stand or perch on this perching stool to reduce the strain from standing up for long durations. The seat is 40 cm / 16”wide and the width between arms is 43 cm / 17”. Maximum user weight is 30 stone (190 kg).

Crutches

Two crutches for use by guests with reduced mobility

Coopers Elbow Crutch

Use this height-adjustable elbow crutch which has a cuff around the forearm, and hand grip. Designed to spread the pressure more evenly over the hand makes it more comfortable to use. The maximum user weight is 28 stone (180 kg).

Grab Rails

Two grab rails can be pre-ordered prior to arrival date to use in our accessible wetrooms

Extendable Suction Grab Bars

Use these grab bars to provide a safe means of getting in or out of the shower or bath. Install or remove these grab bars by flipping the tab; grab bars can withstand double the pull pressure that a person could physically achieve.

Two sizes of this accessible equipment are available 44 cm / 17” and 55 cm / 22”, and both sizes extend by up to 13 cm / 5”.

Hand bell & Vibrating alarm clock

Hand bell and vibrating alarm clock with large digital display and super-loud alarm options

Hand Bell

Experience extra confidence for personal independence with this convenient, loud and portable means of attracting attention.

Vibrating Alarm Clock

Make getting up easier with super-loud adjustable volume (up to 95 db), or utilise the extra bright strobe alarm and a large, clear digital display. Use as a shaker only, a shaker with sound, sound and flash together or the flash and shaker together.

Raised toilet seats

Raised toilet seats for use in our en-suite accessible wetrooms

Homecraft Raised Toilet Seat with Frame

Providing extra security when using the toilet, this raised toilet seat affixes to a sturdy tubular frame with moulded rubber and slip resistant feet. Adjust the height of the frame to suit the needs of the user. The frame supports a weight of up to 25 stone / 158 kg.

Raised Toilet Seat with Frame

Designed to support the user in a high position for easy transfer on and off the seat. Adjust to a suitable height for the user, with the rubber moulded feet helping to prevent the frame from slipping. It has a wide 46 cm / 18” seat and the maximum user weight is 30 stone / 190 kg).

Walking Aids

Wheeled adjustable walking aid, and lightweight wheeled rollator with rest seat are available to borrow during your stay

Days Wheeled Adjustable Height Walking Aid

Use this walker for confidence and stability with the easy to manoeuvre wheels on the front and lightweight aluminium frame. Plastic handles add safety and there are slip-resistant rubber tips on the back.

Lightweight Wheeled Rollator with Rest Seat

Easily move around with this lightweight frame which has 4 wheels. The adjustable handle height adds comfort and there is a padded seat and backrest for taking breaks. The maximum user weight is 18½ stone / 117 kg.

Wheelchairs (including showering wheelchair)

Self or attendant propelled showering wheelchairs and attendant propelled general use wheelchair for use by our guests to borrow during their stay

Coopers Self or Attendant Propelled Shower Wheelchair

Use as either a showering wheelchair, or a commode chair if used with a commode pan. Adjust the height and footrests to suit, or detach the footrests if they are not needed. A padded seat adds extra comfort and includes a removable section for easier personal cleaning. Padded armrests can fold up out of the way. The seat height is 54-63.5 cm / 21¼-25”. Seat dimensions are 43 x 43 cm / 17 x 17”.

Escape Lite 338-S Attendant Propelled Wheelchair

Fold this general use wheelchair to a width of 28 cm / 11”, and swing away or detach the footplates for convenience. With a standard sized 46cm/18” seat, attendant cable operated brakes, folding frame and back rest, the maximum user weight is 16 stone / 101½ kg.

Breezy Self or Attendant Propelled General Use Wheelchair

Extra frame holes allow for the height adjustable seat (maximum seat height is 51cm / 20”). Adjust the footplates to suit. The seat size is 43 x 43 cm / 17 x 17” and maximum user weight is 19½ stone /125 kg.

Transfer Board

Wooden transfer board for guests to borrow during their stay

Wooden Transfer Board

Use this accessible equipment to assist with transferring from beds, wheelchairs and cars without the need to be lifted. Easily position yourself on this board which is made from sturdy plywood and has tapered edges. The lacquered finish to the top gives a slippery surface to aid sliding. The maximum user weight is 30 stone / 190 kg.