Happiest days are childhood days. Nothing should steal that
from any child. Best mobility equipment possible should be
provided to children who need mobility aid. At least 3 people
should put their head together to choose a perfect equipment.
child's physician, parents and the child.
The doctors should decide on the basic equipment a child needs
taking into consideration the child's physical requirements.
The parents should help the physician in informing him well
on the child's daily activities, interests, travel requirements,
home architecture, hobbies, sports interests etc. The child
should be given freedom to choose the color, upholsteries,
children with disabilities need therapeutic attention, wheelchairs
chosen should also address this concern
grow faster and it will not be financially viable to change
wheelchairs frequently. Hence growth compatible wheelchairs
are available in market, which can be adjusted according to
the child's growing requirements. Basically paediatric wheelchairs
are classified according to the age of the children.
: Strollers are just like prams. Seating system, frame
and four small wheels make up strollers. Made for children
who do not have enough upper arm strength to propel a normal
children wheelchairs :These are for the children in the
next age group who can propel a wheelchair.
Child's wheelchair: Completely adjustable to suit the
growth requirements of a growing child.
chairs : Specially made to suit the sports interest of
the child. Usually light weight and easy maneuverable.
Wheelchairs: For everyday use and has all the features
of an adult everyday wheelchair but smaller in size.
chairs to suit child's individual needs, interests and activities
are also available.