Review of our Basic Self Propel Steel Wheelchair

The Basic Self Propel Steel Wheelchair offers you value for money. This particular wheelchair is one of the chairs that will lead you into the drive medical wheelchair range. Drive wheelchairs are design with functionality and to provide opportunities to create the chance for individuals to gain independence. This wheelchair is like the beginners in the wheelchair market yet it doesn’t compromise on quality. The model is simple, and it is simple to use. This model is a self propelling wheelchair, using your hand you push the 24”wheels along or it comes with the 12 ½” transit wheels. There will…

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Review of our Basic Transit Aluminium Wheelchair

This Lightweight aluminium wheelchair is one of the first chairs that can be used with thoughts of moving into the Enigma range. Its fantastic value for money and there is no lapsing on quality. Being able to stop safely whilst using the chair is paramount. It is also fitted with cable brakes. Cable brakes are particularly useful for those carers who may have difficulty and issues with strength in their hands. Simply pull on the handle for a quick smooth reaction to stop the chair. The wheelchair comes with some useful features such as: comfortable nylon upholstered padded armrests and…

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Guide to the Enigma Super Deluxe Transit Wheelchair

The Enigma Super Deluxe Transit Wheelchair is definitely one of the best in its league. Deriving from The Drive range it promises to be highly practical and durable, the two most desired features needed for a reliable mobility aid.This design incorporates style and comfort. The wheelchair is made of black canvas with a deep built-in comfort tension and with the padded seat being height and angle adjustable this adds to the comfort. As we can appreciate getting in and out of the wheelchair can cause problems at times. So to make this action easier the chair has been design with…

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Enigma Spirit Wheelchair Review

From the Drive range was born the Enigma Spirit Wheelchair with Mag Wheels. The Mag wheel is a new moulded wheel composite which provides more durability and enables the chair to respond quicker. The new Mag composite has one quality that all wheels should have, they are puncture free. The rest of the frame is made of light weight aluminium making the whole wheelchair weigh only 15kg (33lbs), so is very easy for the carer to use. This wheelchair is good value for money and lends itself to many features that are usually found on a more expensive model. Included…

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Perching stools for the elderly and disabled

The everyday perching stool is ideal for those people who like or need to sit down whilst performing daily chores task in and around the home. The stool provides the opportunity to let the user take the weight off their feet and feel comfortable whilst being in a seating position. They are ideal for those who are preparing meals or doing the ironing perhaps. It is constructed of completely waterproof materials so this makes it perfect for using in the shower. Being used in the vicinity of water, for additional safety the perching stool has four rubber feet to prevent…

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Injury prevention, bursting pyjamas and Action for Ageing

Every day we read headlines in the newspaper about how the health system is falling to bits and the care services for older people are bursting at the pyjama seams. So what is it we can do? Age UK delivered a report titled Care in Crisis. That’s not very positive whether it is read frontwards, backwards or hanging upside down. The budgets are being slashed across the board and people are rightly concerned about what the future holds for older people, given the number of over-65’s is set to swell from 10.5m to 16.5m in the next 20 years. So…

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Manage At Home At Disability North (DNEX) 2012

Manage At Home will this week be at the Disability North Exhibition (DNEX). The event takes place on Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th September at The Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle Upon Tyne. Disability North is holding the North’s largest Independent Living Exhibition DNEX at Newcastle Racecourse on Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th September 2012. DNEX is open daily from 10.00am. We will be on Stand 49 alongside our sister company, Medequip. Medequip are a service business with the leading position in the provision of loan equipment services via a network of depots across the UK. Manage At Home is Medequip’s online…

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Our revised website is now live

The newly revised version of the Manage At Home website is now live. Manage At Home sell a large range of mobility aids, daily living aids and healthcare equipment all designed to help the user live independently for longer – ideally in their own home. Our new website has a number of improved features including a larger, easier to navigate, section listing dropdown, quick contact-us and live chat features, a catalogue request function, superb product detail pages which have detailed descriptions of the product, mulltiple images, specifications, video, a product enquiry feature, product reviews and more. At the checkout the…

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Welcome to the Manage At Home Blog

Manage At Home are here to help you live your life at home. Our unique range of products help you to manage daily tasks whilst enjoying yourself at the same time and remaining highly independent. This blog is aimed at highlighting the carefully selected range of products that we supply. In particular we offer daily living aids which are of course designed to make your life so much easier. We have now integrated our blog into our main website, our old wordpress site will eventually be removed.

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