‘Best practice’ guid...

New ‘best practice’ guidelines have been published that, for the first time, spe...

Published Date 13/07/18

Head to the bathroom...

Housing providers are being offered a new solution to help accommodate the needs...

Published Date 09/07/18

Hydrotherapy with a ...

The benefits of hydrotherapy are being delivered in style, at home, with develop...

Published Date 09/07/18

Heads up on solution...

Improving bathroom facilities is one of the top- and easiest- methods of opening...

Published Date 22/06/18

Simplified accessibi...

The potential complexity of creating a compliant, accessible facility is simplif...

Published Date 11/06/18

Enabling style and c...

Asana by Closomat takes independent living into a new realm of style and enablem...

Published Date 11/06/18

Heads up on style in...

How easily can your clients manage going to the toilet on their own? Being able...

Published Date 04/06/18

Refurbishing and bui...

New ‘best practice’ guidelines have been published addressing bedroom and bathro...

Published Date 30/05/18

Last time buyer? Sim...

When you’ve made the decision to make that last move, to downsize, the last thin...

Published Date 14/05/18

Hygienically helping...

A new source for bathroom fixtures is enabling developers to address the growing...

Published Date 14/05/18

Toilet training...

Specifiers of accessible equipment are being offered a new opportunity to enhanc...

Published Date 08/05/18

Hygienic solution to...

Guidelines on school toilet provision have been updated for new build and refurb...

Published Date 30/04/18

Stella(r) aid to ind...

When inspiration comes to artist Stella Maris Kinread, the last thing she has to...

Published Date 23/04/18

New standard extends...

The British Standard for accessibility in the built environment have been update...

Published Date 09/04/18

The hidden cost of f...

Research has highlighted that falls cost the NHS in excess of £2billion a year- ...

Published Date 05/04/18

Adaptive technology…...

We all have ‘off’ days. We all change with time. If a person has any limitation,...

Published Date 05/03/18

‘Best value’ pays al...

Delivery of ‘best value’ is being given a new approach- at least as far as sanit...

Published Date 19/02/18

Take an inclusive ap...

New research is indicating the market for inclusive bathrooms and kitchens has g...

Published Date 13/02/18

Take a shower in saf...

Using the shower is the second most common problem for people who need their hom...

Published Date 30/01/18

Loo of the Year Awar...

Want to know more about Changing Places, whether as a user or why you should pro...

Published Date 23/01/18

Lifting paediatric s...

Youngsters in Kent are experiencing a ‘real difference’ in the way they can acce...

Published Date 08/01/18

Obese? Get the right...

Whenever there’s discussion about obesity, it inevitably focuses on people’s nee...

Published Date 03/01/18

Open your doors to a...

If you want to offer the optimum in client satisfaction, head to the bathroom! ...

Published Date 19/12/17

Lifting care support...

Carers are potentially missing out on an opportunity to protect themselves and t...

Published Date 11/12/17

‘Brilliant’ customer...

If you want to improve your visitor satisfaction next year, turn to the toilets ...

Published Date 04/12/17

Optimise share of £1...

Under British Standards, many hotels are failing in their access provision. Yet ...

Published Date 27/11/17

Accessible guidance...

With the growing need to make homes adaptable so occupiers can remain independen...

Published Date 20/11/17

Adaptable style and ...

A wetroom is a perfect way to make sure that, even if doing certain movements is...

Published Date 06/11/17

Accessible toilets p...

Do you want a way to increase customer numbers? Head to the toilets…..!  ...

Published Date 01/11/17

Improve hygiene and ...

“Outside the box’ thinking can now enable people to optimise independence and hy...

Published Date 27/10/17

Hoist accessibility ...

‘Best practice’ could be effectively implemented, and customer base extended, wi...

Published Date 20/10/17

CQC report: Technolo...

Thinking beyond the traditional, and turning to technology could help relieve pr...

Published Date 10/10/17

Bottoms up!...

Have you tried the toilet tissue tear test? Is that simple task actually becomin...

Published Date 02/10/17

Care to improve faci...

Care homes could improve client dignity and independence, in effect for free. ...

Published Date 26/09/17

Hang about!...

Just because someone may need help in the bathroom doesn’t mean they have to sac...

Published Date 21/09/17

Simply easier shoppi...

Independence is being taken to new levels in shopping for people in and around L...

Published Date 14/09/17

Get to the bowels of...

Toilet support is more of an issue than schools realise, according to leading ca...

Published Date 11/09/17

Uplifting solution t...

Housing providers accommodating the elderly, disabled are being offered a new so...

Published Date 07/09/17

How things turn your...

Jamie Thompson was busy living ‘normal life’ as a property developer with a youn...

Published Date 04/09/17

Look beyond the obvi...

Provision of living aids could help NHS hospitals comply with part of the new Ca...

Published Date 04/09/17

LOOK BEHIND…...

Choosing a product involves more than its suitability for purpose; it is increas...

Published Date 30/08/17

Wildlife changing pl...

The UK’s largest privately-owned wildlife collection, Cotswold Wildlife Park &am...

Published Date 21/08/17

Personal care: take ...

If you need help, would you rather have a piece of equipment that helps you mana...

Published Date 14/08/17

Help lift accessible...

Creating accessible homes can alleviate pressure on health and social care, ease...

Published Date 08/08/17

Turn to tech to ease...

Care homes could ease the pressure of staff shortages, and potentially enable th...

Published Date 04/08/17

Loo lady’s efforts r...

A mum with an autistic son has taken matters into her own hands, and delivered a...

Published Date 31/07/17

One man’s solution t...

If you ask Karl van Gool which fixture in his home he values more than any other...

Published Date 27/07/17

Feelings matter- eve...

Caerphilly Council is adopting an innovative approach to support individuals to ...

Published Date 20/07/17

Bathroom support...

A new solution is being brought to market to enable stylish options to support p...

Published Date 17/07/17

Junior toileting sup...

Using the toilet is a bigger issue for children than people realise, whether a c...

Published Date 14/07/17

What price independe...

Which would you rather do? Pay someone to help you go to the toilet, or buy equi...

Published Date 12/07/17

Optimise share of £1...

Enabling all people to go to the toilet will help tourist attractions take a big...

Published Date 10/07/17

Take control of pers...

Maintaining personal hygiene, managing toilet needs, and control over day-to-day...

Published Date 05/07/17

Lifted to new height...

A pensioner who has no strength in her arms is managing to retain her dignity an...

Published Date 19/06/17

Cultural development...

A redevelopment central to the new cultural quarter in Halifax is delivering fir...

Published Date 15/06/17

Dealing with a ‘life...

Latest statistics are showing 20 diabetes sufferers per day are now having a lim...

Published Date 12/06/17

Stylish solution to ...

Britain’s brand leader in helpful toileting solutions has developed a stylish so...

Published Date 07/06/17

Start with the needs...

An architect is urging her colleagues to start with what suits most and work bac...

Published Date 05/06/17

Lift the standard of...

Good practice guidelines advise that, of all options, a ceiling track hoist is t...

Published Date 02/06/17

Enabling nature...

A local authority has found an innovative solution to answering the call of natu...

Published Date 30/05/17

Improved hygiene for...

Disabled children can toilet with dignity and improved hygiene with the latest o...

Published Date 26/05/17

Roadchef raises the ...

Roadchef, one of the UK’s leading Motorway Service Area (MSA) operators, has ann...

Published Date 15/05/17

Wellbeing from the b...

More people in Britain suffer from faecal incontinence than suffer from asthma o...

Published Date 08/05/17

Top tips for efficie...

There are legal and Regulatory obligations to provide appropriate toilets in bui...

Published Date 02/05/17

Delivery of great br...

The UK’s largest motorway services provider, which operates on the ethos of deli...

Published Date 21/04/17

Lift hygiene and ind...

New levels of independence and cleanliness can be achieved with assistive techno...

Published Date 18/04/17

New guidance on wash...

By law (Equality Act 2010), venues need to make anticipatory ‘reasonable adjustm...

Published Date 12/04/17

Get the angle on eff...

We reportedly spend more time sat on the loo than we spend doing on any other ba...

Published Date 03/04/17

Think outside the bo...

According to the Commission on Dignity in care for Older People, wellbeing is a ...

Published Date 27/03/17

Alton Towers resort ...

Alton Towers Resort has become the most accessible of the UK’s top theme parks w...

Published Date 21/03/17

Survey hoists need f...

Shopping venues are being given proof of the benefit of providing wheelchair-acc...

Published Date 20/03/17

New life to intimate...

The new and improved Vita range of wash & dry toilets give people a stylish ...

Published Date 13/03/17

Unique location for ...

A unique project is bringing “excellence to all”- including disabled people. ...

Published Date 07/03/17

Toilet helps Margare...

A Glasgow pensioner who uses a wheelchair is keeping as healthy and independent ...

Published Date 02/03/17

Open your arms to ac...

When you are planning or designing from scratch or for a refurbishment, take a m...

Published Date 22/02/17

Adapt to helping eld...

A report has revealed that 1.4 million individuals reported having a medical con...

Published Date 16/02/17

Community centre enc...

Objectives of developing confidence and self-esteem are being achieved with a ho...

Published Date 14/02/17

Reduce wage bill but...

Wage bills can be reduced permanently, yet better, consistent quality of client ...

Published Date 07/02/17

Preparing the ground...

Educating children with disabilities to cope with independent life after school ...

Published Date 30/01/17

Change toilet provis...

Venues, retail outlets could significantly increase the number of families visit...

Published Date 23/01/17